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TIAA Henderson Real Estate hires Director of Business Development

Emilie Ciuntu

TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate) has hired Emilie Ciuntu as Director, Business Development. Emilie will focus on the identification, development and execution of real estate products and strategies, in addition to any partnerships and corporate acquisitions that will further enhance the TH Real Estate platform.

Emilie, who will report into Austin Mitchell, Global Head of Business Development, will split her time between TH Real Estate’s London and Paris offices.  

Emilie has 13 years’ experience in the industry. She joins TH Real Estate from CBRE Global Investors where she spent 10 years, most recently as a Senior Director. During her time at CBRE Global Investors, she gained a vast amount of experience across a full range of real estate investment management roles. This included the running of two pan-European office funds totalling €1.8bn of assets, completing asset transactions across Europe, developing new funds, managing fund extensions for the business, and developing new separate account mandates. Emilie also played a significant role in corporate acquisitions, notably running the acquisition underwriting for ING REIM’s European operations in 2011. Emilie began her career in investment banking with Morgan Stanley. She holds an MBA from the HEC French School of Business.  

Austin Mitchell, Global Head of Business Development, commented “I am delighted to welcome Emilie on board as a senior member of our team. We are building a market leading product development and distribution capability at TH Real Estate in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. We are excited about Emilie joining our R&D commitment as we build a pipeline of global product opportunities that are well positioned to benefit from long term structural shifts in demand, driven by changes in urbanisation, inter-connectedness and demographics.“  

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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