Dirk Bootsma appointed Director International Capital Markets for Europe
PATRIZIA Immobilien AG announces the appointment of Dirk Bootsma as Director International Capital Markets for Europe.
Based in Amsterdam, he joins to strengthen the company’s global fundraising capability with a focus on business development across Europe, extending the team of experts already active in Europe, North America and Australia.
“Dirk has a wealth of experience from one of Europe’s largest institutional investors and this will be of immense benefit to our European capital markets knowledge and capabilities,” says Wolfgang Egger, CEO of PATRIZIA Immobilien AG. “PATRIZIA partners with more than 200 institutional investors, the majority of which are invested in multiple products. PATRIZIA is a name which inspires trust amongst investors, especially across Europe, and I expect that Dirk’s appointment will deepen that trust and help us extend our investor base.”
Bootsma, 38, has 13 years’ experience in pan-European real estate investment management. Prior to joining PATRIZIA, he spent five years at PGGM as Director Private Real Estate Investments where he was responsible for real estate investments in Europe, which followed a number of years as a Senior Associate for CBRE Global Investors and ING REIM. Bootsma holds master’s degrees in Business Administration and Real Estate Investments & Finance.
PATRIZIA Immobilien AG:
PATRIZIA Immobilien AG has been active as an investment manager in the real estate market across 15 European countries for more than 30 years. PATRIZIA’s activities include the acquisition, management, repositioning and sale of residential and commercial real estate through its own licensed investment platforms. As one of the leading real estate investment companies in Europe, PATRIZIA operates as a respected business partner of large institutional investors and retail investors in all major European countries. Currently, the Company manages real estate assets worth more than EUR 19 billion, primarily as a portfolio manager and co-investor for insurance companies, pension fund institutions, sovereign funds, savings and cooperative banks. For further information, please visit: www.patrizia.ag.