Who are the Pears Brothers?
Mark, Trevor, and David Pears are known as the Pears Brothers. Their grandfather William founded the William Pears Company.
William Pears Group
The William Pears Group is one of the UK’s biggest real estate companies. The companies investments focus on North London and South East England.
The company has some U$ 1.2 billion in assets and a similar amount in accumulated profits. The annual turnover in rent and received interest is around US$ 100 million.
In 2009 they bought Telereal Trillium, a commercial property management, and investment company.
Talisman Global Asset Management
Talisman Global Asset Management is an international fund management company. The fund manages more than US$ 4 billion in assets.
The Talisman fund was started in 1998 when the Pears family sold real estate assets. Which provided £50m of investment capital.
The family founded the The Pears Family Charitable Foundation for their philanthropic activities. Their purpose was to apply some of the resources of their family’s property company to fund organizations and projects. Affecting the well being of people in the UK and all over the world.
The foundation is headed by Sir Trevor Pears. He was knighted in 2017 for services to philanthropy. The foundation receives US$ 25 million per year from the family.