Cooper and Tanner purchase Midsomer Norton and Shepton Mallet firm, Geoffrey Smith

Published: 17/08/2021

Cooper and Tanner are delighted to announce their second acquisition in as many months with the purchase of Geoffrey Smith Ltd, a well-established and reputable company based in Shepton Mallet and Midsomer Norton. The owner of Geoffrey Smith, Andrea Catley, will join the existing Shepton Mallet office as branch manager, and the Geoffrey Smith team will also transfer over to join Cooper and Tanner along with the existing business and client base. The Midsomer Norton office will become the latest addition to the Cooper and Tanner portfolio, gaining a presence in the town for the first time since the 1960’s. 
Oliver Jenkin, Associate of Cooper and Tanner and deputy head of their residential department said  “I have no doubt that the existing Midsomer Norton  team, combined with our  branding, comprehensive marketing and range of services will help drive that office forward to great success.”
On joining Cooper and Tanner Andrea Catley says “I am very fortunate I can continue to do the job I am very passionate about and I am sure our clients – past, present and future will appreciate the Geoffrey Smith customer proposition has been strengthened with the Cooper and Tanner branding.  Cooper and Tanner will also have a long awaited office in Midsomer Norton.  An exciting time for everyone.”
Cooper and Tanner continue to develop and expand their office network across Somerset and Wiltshire. As an established and well-known brand in the region, Cooper and Tanner are continuously looking for new and innovative ways to support their existing and future clients. This latest exciting addition to the group alongside the purchase of Jill Meadows Lettings, Wells in July allows the business to continue on their ambitious road to broaden their presence and branch network to strengthen their position as a major regional company.