Shaftesbury plc is a leading British-based property business focussed on properties in the West End of London. It is headquartered in London and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
The business was founded by Peter Levy in 1986. It was first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1987. In 2007 it converted to REIT status.2
The Group is organised as one business - property investment and development. At 30 September 2012 its portfolio was valued at £1.8bn.1