PRAGUE, 27 February 2014 – CBRE Global Investors Central Eastern Europe has been awarded ‘Investor of the Year 2013’ at the Annual EuropaProperty CEE Retail Real Estate Awards.
The award recognises the strength of CBRE Global Investors in the CEE retail market and the judging criteria included the businesses contribution, quality of customer service, market innovation and the depth and penetration the business has in markets by country and regional cities.
For transparency the final vote was calculated and audited by E&Y.
This is the second time CBRE Global Investors CEE has won the award.
Martin Sabelko, Managing Director CEE, CBRE Global Investors commented: “I am delighted to receive this award on behalf of the CBRE Global Investors team in the CEE region. It shows that we have reached the highest standards that are required to win something like this and the real estate industry has recognised us as a solid long term institutional investor in the region.”
CBRE Global Investors was also awarded Company of the Year at the awards and Sabelko added: “Winning this award is testament to the excellent team we have in the CEE region and they should be very proud of themselves.”
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*Assets under management (AUM) refers to fair market value of real estate-related assets with respect to which CBRE Global Investors provides, on a global basis, oversight, investment management services and other advice, and which generally consist of properties and real estate-related loans; securities portfolios; and investments in operating companies, joint ventures and in private real estate funds under its fund of funds program. This AUM is intended principally to reflect the extent of CBRE Global Investors’ presence in the global real estate market, and its calculation of AUM may differ from the calculations of other asset managers.