Savills Investment Management, Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific, Gecina, TH Real Estate, Legal & General Capital, AREF, Nabarro, Henley Investment Management, LNR Partners Europe
Savills Investment Management – Tammy Kuan has been appointed CFO for the Asia-Pacific region. Kuan previously held various senior executive positions at Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific.
Gecina – Thibault Ancely has left his role as president of TH Real Estate in France to join Gecina as head of investments and sales. Ancely becomes a member of the Paris-based company’s executive committee. He replaces André Lajou, who is retiring in September. Ancely has worked for Capital One Bank, Unibail Rodamco and Horizon Investment Management, which Henderson bought in 2012.
Legal & General Capital – Lauren Aitchison has been appointed head of strategic land. Aitchison was previously land manager at Lands Improvement Holdings. She has also worked for Strutt & Parker.
The Association of Real Estate Funds (AREF) – Deborah Lloyd will succeed David Wise as chairman from January 2017. Deborah is a funds lawyer at Nabarro and has been on INREV’s management board. She is a member of AREF’s management and corporate governance committees.
Henley Investment Management – Karen Travis and Will Dickens have been appointed as directors in the investor relations and capital raising teams. Travis most recently worked at LNR Partners Europe, owned by Starwood Property Trust. She has also held positions at Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing (MSREF), Lazard and Co and Colliers Macaulay Nicolls. Dickens previously worked for Squarestone Family Office Partners, Citi Private Bank and JLL.