LOS ANGELES – March 25, 2014 – Paul C. Sisson has joined CBRE Global Multi Manager as the Head of Americas. In this capacity, he will lead the firm’s Americas multi manager team and be responsible for investments in primary funds, secondaries, co-investments and programmatic joint ventures with operating partners. Investments will include both debt and equity. Sisson will be based in New York.
Prior to joining CBRE Global Investors, Sisson was a Senior Vice President and head of originations for Brookfield Real Estate Financial Partners, the debt investment platform of Brookfield Property Group. Before Brookfield, Sisson held various positions at Starwood Capital Group, where he was a member of the acquisitions team responsible for structuring debt and equity transactions for their global opportunity fund. He has extensive experience in sourcing and structuring both debt and equity investments including senior, stretched senior and mezzanine investments, and equity joint ventures with real estate operating partners.
Sisson earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Colgate University and a master of science degree in real estate finance from New York University.
“As our investment approach has migrated from fund of funds to programmatic JVs, clubs and co-investments, we are pleased to welcome a senior professional with Paul’s experience to lead our investment activity in the U.S.,” said Jeremy Plummer, Chief Executive Officer of CBRE Global Multi Manager, which has 65 investment professionals based in four offices around the globe.
About CBRE Global Multi Manager
CBRE Global Multi Manager (“GMM”) is the independent multi manager division of CBRE Global Investors. GMM has $12.2 billion in assets under management* as of December 31, 2013, invested in primary funds, club deals, secondaries, joint ventures and co-investments.
About CBRE Global Investors
CBRE Global Investors is a global real estate investment management firm with $89.1 billion in assets under management* as of December 31, 2013. The firm sponsors investment programs across the risk/return spectrum for investors worldwide.
CBRE Global Investors is an independently operated affiliate of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG). It harnesses the research, investment sourcing and other resources of the world’s premier, full-service commercial real estate services and investment company for the benefit of its investors. CBRE has approximately 44,000 employees (excluding affiliates) in more than 350 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. For more information about CBRE Global Investors, please visit www.cbreglobalinvestors.com
*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.