France

Platform

AuM of EUR 820mn across multiple asset classes, including EUR 400mn of acquisitions in 2019 to date:

 

Retail: 42%

Office: 20%

Logistics: 38%

Extensive asset management and execution capabilities across sectors, with decades of combined experience

Notable recent transactions include the acquisition of two outlet centres for EUR 285mn and the disposal of a super prime retail asset on the Rue de la Paix

Team also recently acquired over EUR 300mn of core logistics assets and completed the off-market acquisitions of prime office buildings in Brussels and Luxembourg's Kirchberg district

Team

Our team of six French-focused real estate professionals have experience across the real estate sector, including logistics, office and retail. Based in Paris, the team includes Pierre Escande, head of investment (France and Belux), who has 15 years’ experience in asset, investment and fund management and will be responsible for originating new investment opportunities; and Bianca Boué-Smeltink, senior investment manager, who has 21 years’ experience and is responsible for transactions and asset management.

PROFILE

Laurent Vouin

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Laurent has 20 years’ experience in asset management (AM) and investment management. As well as running the French office, Laurent has overall responsibility for transactions and AM in the region. He has completed EUR 1.5bn+ of transactions since 2015 and previously developed a series of projects in Paris, including Place Vendôme and the 140,000 sq m office in Bois Colombes, headquarters to Aviva, Colgate, IBM and others.

Locations

Paris

40 Avenue Hoche .
Paris 75008
France
Tel: +33 (0) 1 7071 2828

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