Investment / Asset Management & Acquisition Mandates

Strategic Partnership with Commerz Grunbesitz Investmentgesellschaft (CGI) for Central Europe

  • Set up strategic partnership with CGI to assist with its market entry into Central Europe.
  • As part of the program, originated an off market €1.0 billion investment pipeline of shopping centre acquisitions throughout Central Europe.
  • Identified a number of prime office investments across the region.
  • Acquired off market the Metropole Shopping Centre for CGI in Prague, the first large scale shopping centre acquisition in Central Europe.

Winding Down of TrizecHahn European Operations

  • Retained by TrizecHahn USA management to advise on the final wind down of its European shopping centre operations.
  • Advised on and then acquired on a work out basis the 4.7 ha Hallera Gardens site in Wroclaw. Site was originally acquired by TrizecHahn to support the development of a 30,000 m² Urban Entertainment Centre.

Central European Market Entry Strategy/German Acquisition Programme

  • Led as a co-investment partner the market entry of a London private equity firm into Central Europe.
  • Also led the group on the acquisition and debt financing of a portfolio of nursing homes throughout Germany.

German Shopping Centre Portfolio Acquisition

  • Originated and helped secure for REVCAP, a London real estate private equity firm, a portfolio of six shopping centres located in Germany.