John Atkins

MAG Property Director, MAG Group

In over ten years as a senior director of MAG’s property development business, John has been responsible for the growth and management of MAG’s £571m property investment portfolio across Manchester, London Stansted, East Midlands and Bournemouth airports; along with strategic land acquisition and disposals.

John has managed the vision, master planning, commercial modelling and development of Airport City Manchester, the £800 million major Enterprise Zone development project at Manchester Airport that gained planning permission in 2012.The scheme will transform the UK’s 3rd busiest airport from a regional transport hub into a global business destination over the next ten to 15 years. John is working alongside Argent as development manager; BCEG and Carillion as construction partners and GMPF.