Union Investment stands for forward-looking real estate investment worldwide and is one of Europe´s leading real estate investment managers. Our business model is based on the strong foundation of 55 years of real estate expertise. We provide our property investors with a comprehensive investment platform. We currently have assets under management totalling around EUR 45.2 billion in our open-ended retail real estate funds, specialised funds and service and pooling mandates and are Germany´s largest provider for open-ended real estate funds for private investors. We invest in the office, retail, hotel, logistics and residential sectors and hold more than 400 commercial properties across 23 countries in our portfolio.
Operating as a real estate investor and active asset manager in a highly competitive environment, our transaction expertise allows us to secure properties that offer steady, sustainable income. All our investments are safeguarded by active risk management. An increased international focus creates an additional basis for high fund returns. The international expansion of our business is of major strategic importance to us. Our offices in Hamburg, Paris, Madrid, New York and Singapore allow us to combine an international investor’s perspective with in-depth market knowledge of the individual regions. Some 60 per cent of our real estate assets are located outside Germany.
Within the Union Investment Group Hamburg-based Union Investment Real Estate GmbH and Union Investment Property Institutional GmbH are the real estate specialist. The first-mentioned company focuses on private investors, while the latter serves as a partner to institutional investors.
Dr. Michael Bütter (Chairman)
Martin J. Brühl
Dr. Christoph Holzmann
Year of foundation: 1965
Tel: +49 (0)172 42 535 13