Kathrin Andres. Credit: iMallinvest Europe GmbH

iMallinvest Europe GmbH announces prominent new recruitment Kathrin Andres joins the company as Head of Advisory

The iMallinvest Europe GmbH adds once again to its steadily growing advisory team. With the recruitment of Kathrin Andres, an internationally experienced senior manager and recognised industry expert will join the independent retail and mixed-use specialist advisor with its operating offices in Mainz and Hamburg from 01 October 2021 on.

In her position as Head of Advisory she will take a pivotal role in developing the range of iMallinvest services for institutional fund and asset managers from Germany and Europe further on the back of enhanced market demand.

Before joining the company, for a period of nine years Andres was successfully working for the global investment manager Nuveen Real Estate, where she was inter alia acting as Head of Retail in Germany. Thereby, she oversaw the strategic asset management of Nuveen’s real estate portfolio, including the negotiation of long-term partnerships with key tenants. Between 2001 and 2012 Andres spent 11 years working at Cushman & Wakefield LLP, where she advised on real estate transactions and played a leading role in building up the property and asset management business. With more than 20 years of industry experience, Kathrin Andres is a true expert for the strategic and operational asset management as well as for M&A processes. She also built-up special knowledge of digital transformation processes in the real estate industry and is co-chairing is Asset Management panel of the German Council of Shopping Places.

„Through the recruitment of Kathrin Andres as our new Head of Advisory, we have acquired a true high-caliber personality for our continuously growing business activities. She is a perfect fit to many of our existing clients and mandates and reinforces our future strategy exceptionally well. Our entire iMallinvest team looks very much forward to the journey ahead“, so iMallinvest Partner Steffen Hofmann.

iMallinvest Europe GmbH is an independent retail asset management and retail investment advisory firm. The company advises institutional real estate investors and developers of urban retail destinations in their acquisitions, asset restructurings and disposal programs. iMallinvest was founded in 2014, has now a team of 10 people and is currently acting in 7 different European real estate markets.

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