People moves: CBRE GI promotes David Morrison to Americas CIO
CBRE Global Investors, Legal & General, Linkycity, Delin Capital Asset Management, Colliers International, Greystar Real Estate Partners, Tunstall Real Estate Asset Management, AXA Investment Managers-Real Assets, KanAm Grund
CBRE Global Investors – David Morrison has been promoted to chief investment officer for the Americas. The position was previously held by Vance Maddocks, chief executive for the Americas. Morrison previously held positions as head of portfolio management for the Americas and global head of strategy and research.
Legal & General – Retail expert Alex Mountford has been appointed as a senior asset management for Legal & General’s managed real estate fund. He joins from Linkcity, part of Bouygues, where he was responsible for the retail strategy and mixed-use developments in London and the South East.
Delin Capital Asset Management – Steve Mitchell has been appointed UK commercial director. Mitchell will be working alongside UK development director Don Bailey, with responsibility for developing occupier relationships and generating new stakeholder ties. Prior to joining DCAM, Mitchell spent 14 years at Colliers International, overseeing its industrial transactions activity on behalf of a variety of occupiers.
Greystar Real Estate Partners – Joan Carro has been appointed senior managing director of real estate in Seattle. Carro will be responsible for property management operations throughout Washington state.
Tunstall Real Estate Asset Management – Steve Smith has been appointed as a senior adviser. Smith is currently non-executive chairman of Starwood Real Estate Finance, The PRS REIT and AEW Long Lease REIT and a director of Gatehouse Bank. He is a also a director of the Pollen Estate, and is on the Network Rail Property Supervisory Board.
AXA Investment Managers-Real Assets – Axèle Bastien has been appointed global head of legal. Bastien joined AXA Investment Managers in 2006 as a corporate lawyer. She moved to AXA IM-Real Assets in 2009, initially in charge of real estate funds and partnerships structuring as well as mandates. Before joining AXA, Bastien was a M&A private lawyer at Landwell & Associés and Gide Loyrette Nouel.
KanAm Grund – Mathias Dreyer has become director in charge of the acquisition of investors and investor services, sales management for banks in Northern Germany and fundraising management at KanAm Grund Institutional. Dreyer has 13 years’ experience in real estate.