Skinner launched and ran London developer Encouraged Asset Management and was a pioneer of micro condominium developments. Inspired was 1 of the most significant corporations undertaking business-to-residential conversions in the capital all through the mid-2010s and transformed 5 Croydon place of work structures to micro-flats.
Skinner also acted as a non-executive chairman at The Collective, the UK’s largest co-dwelling company, and worked with the British Property Federation to interpret its released definitions for micro-residing.
However, in August 2019 he was jailed for 22 months for careless driving after a high-velocity crash that remaining a passenger in his vehicle with serious accidents.
Months later his assets business collapsed into administration. Skinner reported that the enterprise had been terribly strike by Brexit and federal government improvements to the buy-to-permit market.
Absent from the organization planet, Skinner, who was named on Home Week’s ’40 less than 40’ list in 2015, was concerned in a variety of charity gatherings at conferences which includes Mipim.
Just four times in the past, Skinner posted on social media that he was in Dubai “to get specials done”.