Amsterdam, 08/08/14 – CBRE Global Multi Manager is pleased to announce that it has appointed Charles Baigler to lead transactions in Europe, effective 1 September 2014. In this role he will be overseeing investment transactions in Europe, with a particular focus on co-investments and joint ventures with operating partners. He will be based in London.
Charles has 14 years experience in the real estate industry. He will join from Rockspring where he was Associate Partner responsible for acquisitions and structuring joint ventures for various programs including a European value-add fund series.
Prior to that, he was Director at Catalyst Capital, where he was responsible for acquisition and management of assets in Central and Eastern Europe for a closed-ended Pan-European fund.
Jeremy Plummer, CEO of CBRE Global Multi Manager, said: “We are delighted that Charles is joining us. He brings extensive experience of property acquisitions and joint ventures across multiple European markets, which will be of great value to further our co-investment and joint venture activity with operating partners in Europe.”
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About CBRE Global Investors
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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.