Hanover Grey was set up in 2012 by Raheel Ackrim and Carl Griffiths.

The vision is take advantage of their strong property experience to design and build properties in prime parts of the country (London and other key regional centres) for maximum return for them and their investors.

Hanover Grey brings together an intention and focus to create the most beautiful and desirable properties. Hanover Grey brings together a wealth of experience in property sourcing, finance, interior design and project management.

Hanover Grey’s teams are based in Soho, Central London. With a growing number of successfully completed projects, we are recognised for our intuitive and entrepreneurial approach, world class design, craftsmanship and execution.


Raheel Ackrim FCA (Director)


Raheel has been investing in London property since 1998. Primarily with his own funds.

Raheel has a large property portfolio based in London.

He is also a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Prior to the point where he started working in London property full time (2003), Raheel worked in investment banking for over ten years.

He was BNP Paribas for five years, where he was the Global Head of the Structured Credit Derivatives Middle office, in London.

Prior to this, he worked in Hong Kong with Merrill Lynch, as a trader on the asset swap desk.

Raheel graduated with Honours from Strathclyde University, Glasgow.

He is married with two children and lives in West London.


Carl Griffiths (Director)


Carl has over twenty five year’s experience, in development and construction in the residential and mixed use sector.

Carl can meet demanding targets in a fast-moving environment.

He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Builders

He has advised and worked for Institutional Funds, Family Offices and Trusts on their real estate acquisitions and development.

He has excellent planning, organisational and project management skills which have resulted in the successful delivery of many projects.

He combines enthusiasm with a dynamic, creative management style and his commitment to detail and quality engenders the attainment of high standards across all aspects of the business.