Europa Capital, the pan-European real estate investment manager, announces that it has promoted James Farmer to Partner, in addition to three further promotions across origination and acquisitions and investor relations.
James joined the business as an Associate in 2010 from the Royal Bank of Scotland and during that time has assumed responsibility for acquisitions in Germany, Austria and Central Europe. James has also been instrumental in assisting Fund Manager, Andy Watson, on the growth of the Europa Diversified Income Fund, which is focused on the logistics and living sectors and held its first close of €350 million in November.
James is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, received an MSc Real Estate from the University of Reading and holds a BA in Geography from the University of Leicester.
Additionally, Will Hughes and Hugo Adams have both been promoted to Director. Will has been with Europa Capital for six years focusing on origination and acquisitions across Europe, whilst Hugo Adams joined the business approximately four years ago and works on acquisitions in the UK, Ireland and the Nordics.
Yuko Burrows has also been promoted to Associate Director having joined the business’s investor relations and client servicing team in 2013.
Rob Sim, Managing Partner at Europa Capital, comments: “We are very proud of the team we have built at Europa Capital and the training, development and advancement of our people is at the heart of our values and culture. These promotions are very well deserved and testament to the high level of performance achieved by James, Will, Hugo and Yuko, over the years they have been with the business.”