CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2019 revenues of $23.9 billion and more than 100,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #128 in 2020. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.
CBRE Global Investors, combined with CBRE Clarion Securities and CBRE Caledon, is one of the world’s leading real asset investment managers with $109.6 billion in assets under management.
Built up over more than 40 years, our unparalleled platform is focused on real assets, giving our institutional clients access to real estate and infrastructure in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our clients benefit from a complete range of investment solutions including equity and debt, direct and indirect, and listed and unlisted strategies.
Trammell Crow Company, founded in Dallas, Texas in 1948, is one of the nation’s oldest and most prolific developers of, and investors in, commercial real estate.The CBRE Global Investors and Trammell Crow Company platforms make up the Real Estate Investments division of CBRE Group.
The Real Estate Investments division is led by Mike Lafitte, Global CEO, Real Estate Investments.
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We manage investment programs in offices, residential, retail, logistics sector as well as separate accounts for individual clients.
Assets under Management
Ca. 63% invested in the G4 cities
At urban locations
Diversified portfolio of
Offices, Residential, Retail and Logistics
Managing trophy assets such as
WTC Amsterdam and Bijenkorf Amsterdam
Innovation & Sustainability
Fully integrated in our daily business
Talented and dedicated team of
We provide world-class real estate solutions, client driven and future-proof, with the aim to exceed client expectations. We do this by empowering our people, by building leading teams and to continuously focus on innovation and further develop our expertise.
Country Manager Netherlands, Fund Manager Dutch Residential Fund
Country Manager Netherlands, Fund Manager Dutch Residential Fund
Paul Oremus is the Country Manager of CBRE Global Investors the Netherlands and member of the European Management Board as from May 2013. Mr. Oremus is also Fund Manager for the CBRE Dutch Residential Fund as of September 2014.
In 1998. Mr. Oremus joined CBRE Global Investors (then ING Real Estate Investment Management) in the Treasury and Risk department. In 2000 he moved to the Corporate Control department, where he became head of the department in 2004. In 2007 he became CFO/COO of The Netherlands and member of the Management Team. In 2008 he was also appointed as CFO of REOFN.
Mr. Oremus holds a bachelor in business economics, a bachelor in accounting & control and is a registered Qualified Controller. Furthermore, he is a member of the Dutch Association of real estate investors (IVBN).
Rik Eertink is President of the EMEA Real Estate Division for CBRE Global Investors. In this role, Mr. Eertink is responsible for all elements of investment execution in the EMEA region, including acquisition, disposition, asset management, development, redevelopment and asset finance. He is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and the European Leadership Team.
Mr. Eertink is an experienced retail fund manager and currently Fund Manager for the CBRE Dutch Retail Fund, the European Shopping Center Funds I & II (interim) and the CBRE Nordic Property Fund. In this combined role, he is responsible for an AUM base of over EUR 4 billion across Europe.
Mr. Eertink began his career in the real estate industry and joined CBRE Global Investors in 2004. Before taking on his current responsibilities, he worked in various roles within the company, including as a Director of the company’s European Retail Platform. Successively, he transferred to the Nordics as Head of Asset Management prior to taking on the role of Country Manager for the region.
Over the last three years, Mr. Eertink has completed approximately EUR 1.5 billion acquisitions and over EUR 1 billion disposals in both the Nordics and the Netherlands, as well as a large number of asset repositioning projects.
Mr. Eertink earned a postgraduate Master of Real Estate from the University of Amsterdam, as well as a Master degree Real Estate & Housing from Delft University. He has been an active member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) since 2011.
Ronald van der Waals is the Fund Managing Principal of the Dutch Office Fund.
In 2008, Ronald joined CBRE Global Investors (then ING Real Estate Investment Management) as asset manager for the office investments in The Hague and Rotterdam region and the Dutch logistic portfolio. From 2012 to 2014 Ronald was also taking responsibility for the redevelopment of the office building Brondankulma in Helsinki, Finland. In 2014 Ronald became portfolio manager within the EMEA separate account team responsible for the direct portfolio of a large Institutional investor. Ronald was appointed to the Fund Management team of the Dutch Office Fund in 2016. Prior to joining CBRE Global Investors, Ronald worked for a year for ING Real Estate Development as a graduate associate.
Ronald holds a diploma in the Investment Education Program which is provided by the University of Cambridge and the International Property Forum and holds a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and Management Science from the Eindhoven University of Technology. Ronald is a member of the Royal Institute of Charted Surveyors.
Ronald Gordijn is Chief Financial Officer of the CBRE Dutch Residential Fund, CBRE Dutch Office Fund and the CBRE Dutch Retail Fund.
In 2003, Mr. Gordijn joined CBRE Global Investors (then ING Real Estate Investment Management) and held several financial positions within the company. Prior to joining CBRE Global Investors he was an interim financial controller at various companies.
Mr. Gordijn holds a Bachelor in Business Administration and earned the Certified Management Accountant status from the US-based Institute of Management Accountants.
Frans van Toor is Head of Transactions Netherlands per 1 August 2018. In this role he is responsible for all transactions in The Netherlands. His responsibility includes deal sourcing, transactions and dispositions for all CBRE Global Investors mandates for the sectors; Offices, Retail, Logistics and Residential. He will also support the Head of Transactions EMEA with coordinating international transactions.
Mr. van Toor joined the industry in 1995 and started his career at DTZ Zadelhoff. In 2004 he became partner at DTZ Zadelhoff where he was responsible for Capital Markets and Research Team. Since the take-over of DTZ Zadelhoff by Cushman & Wakefield in 2016 he has been International Partner Capital Markets and a member of the executive committee with C&W in The Netherlands. He has a broad experience in all sectors of the real estate investment market.
Mr. van Toor earned a Master in Business from the Erasmus Universtity in Rotterdam as well as a Master of Real Estate from the Amsterdam School of Real Estate. Frans is a Member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).
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