MIX MANCHESTER is being developed by a joint venture partnership comprising Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Manchester Airports Group, Beijing Construction Engineering Group International, and Greater Manchester Pension Fund. The partners’ combined experience and investment in major commercial property developments across the world provides the strong foundations upon which the project is based.

MIX MANCHESTER is also proudly supported by Manchester City Council, which is committed to working with the joint venture partnership to ensure the long-term success of this brand-new science, innovation, and manufacturing campus.

Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset management group, actively managing £516 billion for individuals, pension funds, other institutions and corporate clients. Its global team of 2,000 people work collaboratively, managing investments in equities, fixed income, real estate and responsible investment.

Manchester Airports Group (MAG) owns and operates Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands Airports, together with a signification property business. MAG employs over 4,500 people and annually serves over 55 million passengers.

Beijing Construction Engineering Group (BCEG) is a Chinese construction and engineering firm that has built important structures in Beijing and infrastructures and buildings overseas through international branches.

Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) manages pension scheme for the ten local authorities in Greater Manchester and a host of other kindred bodies, such as schools, colleges and charities. It is part of the nationwide pension scheme for local authorities, the LGPS.