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NEINVER recorded very positive results in 2016 for both sales and foot traffic at the outlet centres it manages in 6 European countries.
TH Real Estate and NEINVER have secured c.€344m of debt financing on behalf of the joint venture between NEINVER and TIAA. TH Real Estate is acting on behalf of the joint venture between TIAA and NEINVER.
TH Real Estate has completed a series of loans through its commercial real estate debt platform.
The KGAL Group has acquired two wind farms in southern Sweden with a capacity of 15.4 MW, expanding its position in the Scandinavian wind energy market. The seller is the Swedish enterprise Eolus Vind AB.
Bouwfonds Investment Management recently acquired an apartment complex with 107 units in Rostock for its Bouwfonds European Residential Fund.
Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP, on behalf of Rockspring TransEuropean Property Limited Partnership V LP, has completed the sale of the Fund’s French logistics portfolio in its entirety to real estate funds managed by Blackstone for a total consideration of €233 million.
Deka Immobilien GmbH has acquired a logistics property in Tilburg, Netherlands, for around EUR 35 million under a sale-and-lease-back transaction.
CORESTATE Capital Holding S.A. acquires the Royal Liver Building, a Grade A office building in Liverpool, UK.
According to the latest At a Glance – Polish Investment Market (Q4 2016) report drawn up by BNP Paribas Real Estate Poland, the international real estate consultancy, the last quarter of 2016 – similarly to the corresponding period in 2015 – closed on the Polish market with a transaction volume of a total value of nearly 2 billion euro.
Deka Immobilien GmbH has acquired “The Adam Grant Building” in San Francisco for around EUR 136 million. The office property, which is located in the heart of the financial district, was sold by a Credit Suisse real estate fund and will be added to the portfolio of the open-ended real estate fund Deka-ImmobilienGlobal.
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Despite the UK voting for Brexit on 23 June 2016, the underlying market fundamentals that have been driving the potential opportunities in the UK Build-to-Rent sector (also known as the Private Rented Sector) continue to remain sound, in Invesco Real Estate’s view.
As more office jobs are set to be automated, forward-thinking investors need to think carefully about the sustainability of the cities where they choose to hold exposure.
Deploying capital effectively will make the difference to real estate investment performance this year in a crowded market.
European commercial real estate debt has long been a hot topic for investors, and its benefits are well acknowledged. Investors continue to be attracted by the potential for strong relative value, stable cashflows, diversification and considerable downside protection, particularly during late cycle periods. But simply investing in this asset class is not enough, says John Barakat, Head of Real Estate Finance at M&G Investments
Almost everyone relies on infrastructure in one way or another. Whether it is taking the train to work, drinking clean water, turning on the lights or shopping online. Infrastructure touches our lives on a daily basis.
It is 2017 and the world has changed.
The final quarter of 2016 was marked by a series of political events.
Should you simply take what the market gives, or strive for more? It depends. Passive index funds may work well for certain investments, but REITs are one area where active managers have historically given investors an advantage.
As the last of the suspended U.K. property funds reopens, now is the time for investors to act to address the liquidity mismatch of using open-end vehicles to invest directly in illiquid bricks and mortar.
How the New Real Estate GICS Sector Classification Could Bring a $100 Billion Influx of Demand and Lower Volatility
Sandra Zengerling has been appointed Deputy Managing Director of BNP Paribas Real Estate Property Management France. She will oversee all the support functions and some of the operational teams.
M7 Real Estate announces that it has further expanded its platform into Luxembourg through the appointment of Stéphane Gatto, who will be based in a new M7 office in Luxembourg.
BNP Paribas Real Estate announces the appointment of Richard Malle as Global Head of Research.
Christophe Pineau appointed Chief Data & Analytics Officer of BNP Paribas Real Estate
BNP Paribas Real Estate has named Lou Cellier as Deputy Director of the International Alliances Network.
The Corporate Services division of BNP Paribas Real Estate in Germany has a new team member: Kristian Barthels (37) joined the team as a Director on 1st December.
Grosvenor Europe has appointed Patricia Abril as Non-Executive Director (NED). The appointment is effective immediately.
Solution specialist Emmanuel Parrenin heads business development for KGAL Group. The native French brings 20 years experience in international finance.
UBS Asset Management’s Global Real Estate business has appointed Fergus Hicks as Real Estate Market Strategist.
TH Real Estate has appointed Olivier Pioch as a Portfolio Manager, for its French office. Based in Paris, and reporting into Julien Chaperon, Head of Retail Asset Management for France, Olivier will be responsible for acquisitions and asset management of retail properties across France and Belgium.
BNP Paribas Real Estate has announced the appointment of Yo-Hann Tan, Head of BNP Paribas Real Estate Asia Pacific as Chief Executive Officer of the newly established BNP Paribas Real Estate Representative Office Hong Kong.
Vesteda’s Participants today approved the appointment of Mr. Frits Vervoort as CFO of Vesteda. Mr. Vervoort will together with CEO Gertjan van der Baan form the Vesteda statutory board of directors.
TH Real Estate has promoted Michael Neal to Head of UK Investment. Formerly Fund Manager of the Henderson UK Retail Warehouse Fund, Michael has over 20 years of experience in the real estate sector, eight of those with TH Real Estate.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets announces the appointment of Mark Gilligan as Head of Infrastructure Equity, effective from 3rd October.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets announces the appointment of Ulrike Haack as Head of Transactions, Germany and Austria to oversee all transaction activities across both markets.
M7 Real Estate Ltd announces that it has promoted John Murnaghan to its Board of Directors where he will assume the new position of Head of UK Business.
Pieter Knauff succeeds Nico Mol
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets announces the appointment of Andrew J. Stainer as Head of Northern Europe, a newly created role which will see him oversee all transactions and business operations within the UK, Germany, Nordics, Switzerland and Central Eastern Europe (CEE).
Abigail Dean joins from JLL, with over 10 years of experience
Allegra Corrù has joined TH Real Estate’s Milan office as a Junior Portfolio Manager, reporting to Mario Pellò, Head of Italian investment. She will assist the team with asset management as well as investment opportunity analysis.
Grosvenor Europe, one of the four operating companies of the privately-owned international property group, Grosvenor Group Limited, has appointed Jonathan Lane as Non-Executive Director (NED). The appointment is effective immediately.
TH Real Estate continues its expansion into Asia-Pacific with the appointment of Shusaku (Shu) Watanabe, as Director of Capital Transactions, Asia.
Dutch institutional real estate investment manager Bouwinvest REIM has appointed Gerald Warmerdam and Jaap Landkroon to strengthen its investor relations team and service the increasing number of institutional investors investing in its funds.
Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP announces the expansion of its senior management team with the promotion of Chris Warren to Partner.
Douglas Edwards is Head of International Institutional Business at KGAL Capital. The native Briton has more than 25 years’ experience in the international real estate industry and was previously Managing Director of Corpus Sireo International.
￼M7 Real Estate Ltd announces that it has appointed David Simmonds as Chief Financial Officer.
UBS Asset Management’s Global Real Estate business has appointed Asher Garnett as Director, UK Business Development.
Marleen Bosma-Verhaegh is per 1 maart 2016 het nieuwe Hoofd Research bij Bouwinvest. Bosma afkomstig van Blue Sky Group, gaat leiding geven aan het Researchteam dat een belangrijke rol speelt bij het beleggingsproces binnen Bouwinvest.
Dutch institutional real estate investment manager Bouwinvest, has appointed Marleen Bosma-Verhaegh, as Head of Research, with effect from March 1st.
As part of TH Real Estate’s expansion in the Nordic market, three new recruits will join the leasing, investment and development teams.
Bożena Gierszewska-Mroziewicz has taken the position of Country Head NEINVER Poland. She will be managing day-to-day operations of the company’s Polish branch.
Vesteda’s Extraordinary Meeting of Participants today approved the appointment of Mr. H. (Hans) Copier as a member of Vesteda’s Supervisory Committee.
Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers Europe announces the appointment of Gunther Deutsch as Head of Investment Transactions – Europe, in anticipation of further pan European growth with a focus on Cornerstone’s core and value add real estate investment strategies.
Institutional real estate investment manager Bouwinvest, has appointed Friso Berghuis as Manager Global Listed Real Estate, with effect from March 1st.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets announces the appointment of Christian Heyn as Head of Development for Germany & Austria, effective from 16 November 2015.
M&G Real Estate is to appoint Chiang Ling Ng, subject to regulatory approval, as chief executive and chief investment officer to its Asia business.
Vesteda announces that it plans to appoint Mr. R.A. (Rob) Vroom as interim CFO.
In good mutual consultation CFO Hélène Pragt will step down as CFO of Vesteda.
UBS Asset Management’s Global Real Estate business has appointed Paul Guest as Executive Director, Lead Real Estate Strategist.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets announces that it has appointed Sébastien Herzog as Global CFO, COO & Corporate Secretary, with effect from 15th December, 2015.
M7 Real Estate Ltd, announces that it has expanded its recently opened business in Lisbon through the appointment of Eduardo Craveiro Lopes as Senior Asset Manager for Portugal.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets announces the appointment of Bertrand Loubières as Head of Infrastructure Finance with immediate effect.
Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers Europe announces the appointment of Sebastian Wohlers as Director of Business Development.
Vesteda’s Extraordinary Meeting of Participants today approved the appointment of Mrs. S.N. (Seada) van den Herik as a member of Vesteda’s Supervisory Committee.
M7 Real Estate Ltd, the specialist European regional real estate investment manager, has opened a new office in Prague and appointed Paul Betts as Joint Managing Director for Central and Eastern Europe (“CEE”), alongside Amanda Spring.
Latest senior hire rounds off year of significant European expansion by Cornerstone
Following the recent expansion of its European team, Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP announces an additional three new appointments to its UK team.
M&G Real Estate, the real estate fund management arm of M&G Investments, has appointed Olivier Vellay as Head of Investment, Continental Europe.
CORESTATE Capital Group announces the strategic appointment of Jorge Sena Ponce as Managing Director of IBERIAN CORESTATE Capital Advisors S.L.
Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP has strengthened its Continental European transactions team with two senior appointments.
Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers Europe announces the appointment of Adolfo Favieres as Head of Spain and the opening of its first office in Spain as Cornerstone continues to expand its European network.
Baytree Logistics Properties, the pan-European logistics and industrial development platform launched by AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets, announces the appointment of François La Rochefoucauld as Development Director for France.
Madrid, 06th October 2015. - NEINVER, an industry-leading company highly specialised in development, property and investment management and second operator of outlet centres in Europe, has appointed Daniel Losantos, Managing Director until now, as CEO of the Group.
M7 Real Estate, the investment manager specialised in European multi-let properties, has formed a new joint venture with a well-capitalized U.S. investment manager to acquire up to €250 million of high yielding assets in Portugal.
CORESTATE Capital, a real estate investment manager based in Zug, Switzerland, strengthens its Capital Raising and Client Relations Team in Singapore by appointing two new hires.
Three Veteran Real Estate Investors to Focus on Commercial Acquisitions
CORESTATE Capital has restructured its executive committee as part of the further development of the company: Sascha Wilhelm was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
M&G Real Estate has appointed Paul Crosbie to lead its Logistics and Industrials team. He joined on 7 September and reports to Chris Perkins, Head of Business Space.
AEW Europe announces the appointment of Cyril Hoyaux as Head of Debt Funds Management in Europe as part of the Company’s strategy to significantly expand of its real estate debt platform and ahead of the planned launch of AEW Europe’s second debt fund, Senior European Loan Fund 2 (“SELF2”).
UBS Global Asset Management’s real estate business (GRE) is delighted to announce the appointment of Jesùs Silva Gallardo to new Head of the Iberia markets.
Appointment pre-empts pan-European fund drive
Peter Röhrenbach has been appointed Regional Head of Benelux, France, Iberia and the Nordics, for UBS’s Global Real Estate (GRE) business.
Dutch institutional investment manager Bouwinvest has strengthened its international real estate investments team, promoting Cathelijne Martin to Regional Manager Europe and appointing Robert Koot as Portfolio Manager Europe and North America.
Hartford, Conn. – August 17, 2015 – Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers LLC (“Cornerstone”), one of the largest global real estate investment managers with almost $50 billion in assets under management, today announced two senior appointments in the U.S. and Europe as part of the firm’s continued build-out of its global platform. Joy Winterfield joins as Managing Director of Global Portfolio Management based in Chicago and will also form part of Cornerstone’s global executive ...
• TH Real Estate has hired Jeroen Winkelman as Managing Director, Client Capital Group, EMEA
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers announces the expansion of its Asian operations with the launch of a new office in Seoul, South Korea, which will be headed up by the newly appointed Cho Yun Seok, Head of Business Development, effective immediately.
TH Real Estate has hired James T Murphy as Managing Director, Client Capital Group, for its North America business.
TH Real Estate has hired Tim Hennes as Senior Investment Manager for its European business.
Michael Husung has been appointed as Head of Business Development, Germany. He joined UBS’s Global Real Estate (GRE) business in Frankfurt on 1 July 2015.
TH Real Estate has strengthened its Southern European business with new appointments in Spain and Italy. Maurice Meulendijk joins as a new Asset Manager, based in the Madrid office, and Gianluca Scarcella as a Portfolio Manager based in Milan.
James Darkins, Chief Executive for TH Real Estate, has today announced his retirement from the business. It follows over 30 years in the real estate industry and 17 years with the company, having originally joined AMP in New Zealand, as head of Property in 1998.
Continued European Expansion for Cornerstone Real Estate
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers, announces that it has appointed Matt Holberton to Head of Investor Relations & Marketing for the U.S.
Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP (“Rockspring”) announces the expansion of its management team, with José Luis Pellicer and Michael Pryer joining the partnership with immediate effect. This promotion brings Rockspring’s management board to 14 partners in total, led by Robert Gilchrist, CEO and Edmund Craston, MD.
Continued European Expansion for Cornerstone Real Estate
Opening of Italian office in Milan
TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate) continues to expand its team in Asia-Pacific with two new appointments in Singapore and Sydney.
Colin Humphries has been appointed as Assistant Portfolio Manager for the UBS Participating Mortgage Real Estate Fund (UBS-PREMF), joining UBS’s UK real estate debt business in London.
Rockspring Property Investment Managers (“Rockspring”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lionel Nicolas as Director – Rockspring France, reporting to Jo De Clercq, Partner at Rockspring.
M&G Real Estate has appointed Martin Towns as Head of Capital Solutions, reporting to Tony Brown, global chief investment officer. As Head of Capital Solutions, Martin will identify opportunities for international investors seeking direct real estate exposure to the UK, continental Europe and Asia.
The KGAL Group forms a new management line-up. The Group’s internal staff changes will reinforce core business and drive growth further. Since 2013, the KGAL Group has focused on institutional investors. The company acquired more than 1 billion Euros in equity last year.
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers announces that it has appointed Charles Daulon du Laurens as European Head of Sales and Julien Conte as Head of European Equity Sales.
TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate) has hired David Pearce as a Fund Manager for its c.£170m UK Property Fund.
TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate) has announced that David Turner has been appointed Head of TIAA European Investment, TH Real Estate.
M&G Real Estate has appointed eight new members of staff, bolstering its retail team in response to recent acquisitions and increased asset management and development activities.
Vesteda has appointed Erik van Langeveld (1962) as the head of Asset Management as of 1 December 2014.
Grünwald, Germany, 18.11.2014 – Kurt Holderer, CEO and CFO of KGAL will leave the company at his own request on 31.12.2014. Gert Waltenbauer will assume the role of CEO.
AEW Europe announces that Philip Olmer has joined AEW Europe as Executive Director, Head of Legal and Compliance, London.
Vesteda has decided to concentrate its acquisition activities in a department Acquisitions, in line with the company’s portfolio growth ambitions. The Acquisitions department will be headed by Mr. N. (Nico) Mol and expanded with Mr. J.P. (Pieter) Knauff.
Vesteda’s Extraordinary Meeting of Participants held on Friday 31 October 2014 approved the appointment of Mr. Jeroen P. Drost as a member of Vesteda’s Supervisory Committee.
Edward Brown has been appointed as Asset Manager for UBS Triton Property Fund and has joined UBS’s Global Real Estate (GRE) business in London.
AEW Europe announces that Thibault Chauvin has joined AEW Europe as Managing Director - Head of Debt Funds.
Bouwinvest Real Estate Investment Management (REIM), one of the largest property investment managers in the Netherlands, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Tjarko Edzes as Regional Manager Asia/Pacific. Bouwinvest aims to double its investment portfolio in the region over the next couple of years to 20% of the total international portfolio. He will be primarily responsible for the non-listed real estate investments in the Asia/Pacific region.
AEW Europe announces that it has hired two senior executives to further strengthen its platform in Germany.
Bouwinvest Real Estate Investment Management (REIM), one of the largest property investment managers in the Netherlands, has appointed Arno van Geet as Chief Financial Officer starting October 1st.
M&G Real Estate appoints Lucy Williams, who joins the business as Director, Institutional Business, UK & Europe
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers today announces that it has further strengthened its North American team with the appointment of Matt Holberton as a Senior Business Development Manager.
Vesteda reports the appointment of Mrs Hélène Pragt (1966) as CFO of the company at the Extraordinary Meeting of Shareholders held on 5 September last.