Redevco Germany announced the appointmnt of Lars Heese as managing director, effective 1 August 2017. He will succeed Arnd Leinemann who left the Düsseldorf-based company at the end of February 2017.
Heese’s career path, which started at Procon and WestInvest, has led him to pan-European retail real estate investment manager Redevco for the second time already. He first joined the company as senior portfolio manager in 2000. In 2007, he switched to Hahn Group in Bergisch Glad¬bach/Germany as managing director of Hahn Asset Management with assets under management totalling more than €2.5bn. In 2010, Heese became managing director of Hahn Fonds Invest being responsible for project development as well as for purchase and sale of mainly large-scale retail properties with a value of over €200m per year.
“I am delighted to re-join Redevco and again getting the opportunity to help shape the future of one of Europe’s most successful retail real estate companies. As Redevco Germany’s managing director I will primarily focus on further optimising the portfolio for our investors by well-targeted investments and disinvestments in the retail real estate sector”, said Heese.