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TIAA Henderson Real Estate appoints new Director of Shopping Centres

TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate) has appointed Chris Parfitt as Director of Shopping Centres. He will be based in the London office, where he will report into Myles White, Director of Retail at TH Real Estate.

Chris Parfitt 

Chris has a vast experience across the UK retail market, having worked on a number of the major centres in the UK, including The Mall at Cribbs Causeway in Bristol. He was previously Director of Retail Leasing at Prudential until 2007, when he joined Centros as Head of Leasing. In 2011 he joined Cushman and Wakefield as a partner in the Retail Team, under Justin Taylor, where he advised a number of significant Landlords. Chris will primarily work alongside Stephen Wicks, Director of Shopping Centres, on the UK Shopping Centre portfolio.

Myles White, Director of Retail, said: "Chris’ knowledge and experience provide a level of expertise that complements our existing team in the retail sector, adding momentum to our success in seizing market opportunities for our client base."

Over 60% of TH Real Estate’s AUM is within the retail sector. We manage over 170 retail assets across the globe and our flagship funds include those focused on retail warehouse parks, prime shopping centres and outlet malls. We are involved in some of the best known retail schemes across the UK, including Bullring in Birmingham, and Westfield Stratford in London. Most recently, we advised AustralianSuper on their 50% interest in thecentre:mk shopping centre in Milton Keynes. 

Issued by Henderson Real Estate Asset Management Limited, 201 Bishopsgate, EC2M 3BN. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.TH Real Estate is a name under which Henderson Real Estate Asset Management Limited provides investment products and services.


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