Randalswood Germany GmbH is a joint enterprise of McGrath Group Properties, Ireland and DRC Immobilien GmbH, Germany. McGrath Group is a privately-owned investment and property development organisation, founded in the early 1980’s, producing quality developments in Ireland, UK and Germany for over 30 years.
In the early 2000’s, McGrath Group decided to diversify its portfolio and further expand into the German market. It was also during this time that the first contact was made with the architect Christian A. Solbrig, who went on found the development company DRC Immobilien GmbH in 2007. DRC Immobilien has realized individualized construction projects for over ten years. Design, quality and sustainability are among the company’s top priorities.
As CEO of McGrath Group, P.J. McGrath is highly experienced in project evaluation, new projects, planning and project maximisation. Since 1979, Mr. McGrath is a qualified member of the “Irish Auctioneers and Valuers Institute” and has worked for several years as a panel surveyor for different major banks.
Having set up his own Real Estate Agency in the early 1980’s and later diversifying into property investment and development; P.J. McGrath specialises in both Irish and European property with a broad knowledge and experience across Europe.
As Head of Finance at McGrath Group Properties, Mary McGrath has a sound understanding of financial planning, accounts, tax planning, treasury management as well as all legal matters. Mrs. McGrath qualified as a chartered accountant in 1986 with Coopers & Lybrand (now P.W.C.) and immediately gathered experience working in the banking sector before moving into the property business in 1990.
Since 1997, she is a member of “The Irish Property and Facilities Managers Association”. In 2014, she advanced her career yet again in 2014 by becoming a member of “The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors” as well as the “Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland”.
Christian Solbrig has a degree in engineering and is a member of both the Bavarian as well as the Berlin architectural association. He is the founder of DRC Immobilien GmbH, which has the goal of developing conclusive construction projects that can fit into any urbanistic or architectural situation. The company only engages in thought-out projects of different dimensions.
Particularly, his architectural expertise as well as his excellent relationships with subcontractors, suppliers, customers, joint venture partners, banks, professional firms and consultants in Germany are of immeasurable value to Randalswood Germany GmbH.
Within Randalswood Germany GmbH, Denis Madden is responsible for Business Development and Marketing.
As director of the German Property Centre, Denis Madden is very knowledgeable of both the German as well as the Irish market. Particularly in Berlin, he has been advising investors on what objects to choose.