CEO & Founder
Founder & CEO
Asif has been the creative force behind YU Spaces and Partners and leads its global strategy and development initiatives. His passion for contemporary design came in the early 90’s when both living and working in Spain and Italy.
Prior to establishing YU Asif spent 15 years working within the sports management arena in International brand development, working for some of the biggest sports brands in Football and F1.
It was through his extensive travelling and marketing expertise in brand development that he saw a niche in contemporary design within the UK market. He set about forming partnerships globally with some of the leading lights in the industry and thus YU Spaces and Partners was born.
Today the company has five regional offices globally and has carried out numerous design and build projects in over a dozen countries.
Asif has an excellent eye to both unearth new design talent and products for YU demanding clientele. His knowledge of contemporary design, construction and procurement is highly respected within the industry.
In his spare time he works on charitable projects, loves to travel, learn languages and works as a motivational speaker.
Trevor Price MCSD
PR & Comms
Trevor is a member of the Chartered Society of Designers his working career started in madrid as a designer for ‘estudio perez enciso’, working on branding for architects. In 1990 started a design consultancy ‘price associates’, specialising in company branding.
With offices in both London and Amsterdam. Trevor is also a creative director for maestro dna in Amsterdam.
Our clientele are Property developers, local governement, universities, law practices, blue chip, food chains, sports clothing and new businesses.
David heads the company’s real estate division and has worked with some of the most exclusive corporate and private clients in the world since 1996. David is highly experienced in achieving the requirements of the most demanding requests and tasks possible. Over this period he has acquired a database of some of the most influential clients from around the world.
With over 15 years experience in the London property market, he has access to private fund developers stock and individual private and professional approach to sourcing property for his clients has built him a life time rapport.
He prides his reputation with his peers on trust and always treats his clients how he would expect to be treated himself.
In his spare time David enjoys playing squash at premier league level and relaxing at his health club as well as being a movie buff.
Operations Director Kenya
Andrey is Operations Director for YU in Kenya and is based at our Nairobi office. His role is primarily to look after our Kenyan and Southern African clients both in Southern Africa and the UK.
With over 10 years of experience in both property and construction project management he has an excellent knowledge of global real estate, working on behalf of many HNWI Russians acquiring properties abroad. His unique skill set was built on a number of international projects ranging from luxury villas and mega yachts to class A offices and shopping malls. Andrey’s particular interest lies in the renovation of listed buildings in Russia, France and the UK for private clients.
Andrey holds a BSc (Hons) in Construction Project Management form one of the top Russian universities MSc in Real Estate from Cass Business School, London. He is fully qualified Member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Andrey is a born leader with an exceptional eye for detail and excellent communication skills. He also both fluent in English and Russian.
Ingrid is the Founder & CEO of Asoni Haus, a leading Luxury Lifestyle Management, Event Production and PR Agency based in London and Marrakesh. Ingrid acts as Operations Director for YU in Morocco. She is responsible for various aspects of the company ranging from Property, Luxury Lifestyle Management, Event Design and Public Relations Management.
With a penchant for the extraordinary Ingrid is able to provide a personalised service tailored to fulfil your every need and is highly regarded within the industry.
She runs an elite team which mobilises its vast contact base and exceeds the parameters of duty to ensure your expectations are met and exceeded. This is lifestyle management with a difference that holds you in deference. Every part of the service provided is laced with a distinguished personal touch and a commitment to excellence.
With her unshakeable knowledge of Morocco, the culture, customs and lay of the land. Ingrid Asoni is the key to Morocco and all it has to offer from Lifestyle to Investment.
Ingrid is a born leader with an exceptional eye for detail and excellent communication skills. She also speaks English, French, German and Arabic fluently