Schroders Capital has appointed Kieran Farrelly as Head of Global Solutions for Real Estate, focused on delivering specialist investment solutions to meet the evolving and tailored needs of institutional investors in private markets.
In this newly-created role, Farrelly will become part of the Solutions team reporting to Global Head of Real Estate, Sophie van Oosterom. Solutions encompasses Schroders Real Estate Capital Partners which invests in real estate strategies, managed in-house or by third party niche specialists, either on behalf of or in partnership with separate account clients. This team, led by Sarah Cockburn, will continue to focus on UK solutions.
Farrelly will be expanding the international investment scope of the Solutions team, selecting the most attractive risk-adjusted real estate strategies globally. The team will be investing and managing real estate both directly as well as indirectly in partnership with selected specialist operators, structured as primary and secondary investments, operating partnerships and co-investments. Kieran will lead the development, launch and implementation of investment solutions across all real estate strategies.
Farrelly joins from private assets specialist StepStone Group where he was a Partner within the real estate team. Prior to helping establish the European real estate team at Stepstone, he was a Principal at real estate consultant The Townsend Group and was previously a Director at CBRE Global Investment Partners, focused on client portfolio management, global strategy and investment activity, spanning primaries and secondaries.
Source: propertyfundsworld.com on the 30th of September