About Us 2017-09-25T16:58:44+00:00

About Helios Real Estate

Helios is a commercial real estate developer active across all sectors but with a history in logistics. During the past twenty years we have developed industrial, office, residential, leisure and retail schemes in the UK and in Europe. We also provided strategic master planning advice in the UAE via our Helios SinoGulf company and in joint venture with Abu Dhabi Airports Company. We continue to develop office and logistics schemes and we are active in the Balkan region where we own Zagreb Logistics Park and are also developing in Slovenia.

Headed by Trevor Cartner FRICS FRSA Helios continues to pursue new developments throughout Europe to add to the one million square metres of space already built.

Who is Helios Real Estate

To develop responsibly and efficiently using tried and trusted partners to deliver excellence for our clients

Who is Helios Real Estate

Helios strives to achieve excellence in its developments and refuses to accept compromise in any form. From a new one thousand square metre Administrative Centre for the Diocese of Durham to a thirty thousand square metre logistics facility for Mercator in Zagreb the same ethos applies. Our team has been together for twenty years and during that time has built more than one million square metres of commercial, residential and leisure space in the UK and Europe and currently owns investment stock of one hundred thousand square metres.

Meet Our Team

Trevor Cartner
Trevor CartnerChairman
Trevor Cartner is a founding shareholder and Director of Helios Properties and has more than 30 years of experience in commercial real estate. He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He lead Helios’ expansion into Europe in 2006 having already established a successful joint venture with Segro in the UK. Helios is now a major developer and investor in the CEE region.  He is married with two children and in his spare time enjoys cycling and skiing. His ideal leisure activity involves walking his beloved dog Basil on a beach in Northumberland.
Patrick Mitchel
Patrick MitchelOperations Director
Until 2008 Patrick was a partner in a major law firm dealing with corporate, banking and restructuring. He joined Helios in 2009 as Operations Director and became Managing Director two years later. He has a law degree from Magdalen College Oxford and is married with 3 children. In his spare time he cycles and rides and reads widely and tries to learn German. His leisure time is ideally spent horse riding in the Rockies.
Rob Elton
Rob EltonFinancial Controller
Rob Elton joined Helios in 2008 as Financial Controller and became Finance Director two years later. He is a qualified Certified Accountant with more than 20 years’ experience in industry the latter 10 years of which have been in property. He is married with two children and in his spare time is a football coach. He also enjoys travelling with his family. His leisure time would be spent preferably organising a football match in Lanzarote where he has a second home.
Mag. Christoph Traunig MBA
Mag. Christoph Traunig MBAConsultant
Christoph is an experienced real estate professional with a background in banking and finance. He is responsible for sourcing off market deals in CEE and advising on complex restructuring packages with financial instituitons.