PATRIZIA makes strategic hire with appointment of Jérôme Delaunay as new Head of Asset Management South-West Europe

PATRIZIA SE has hired Jérôme Delaunay as its new Head of Asset Management for South-West Europe (France, Iberia and Italy).

  • Delaunay to join PATRIZIA in June from AXA IM Alts with 25 years’ industry experience
  • Leadership appointment reflects PATRIZIA’s ambitious growth plans for France, Iberia and Italy
  • Strengthens asset management teams across the region in fast changing market environment


Augsburg / Paris, 24 May 2022.PATRIZIA SE, a leading partner for global real assets, has hired Jérôme Delaunay as its new Head of Asset Management for South-West Europe (France, Iberia and Italy).

Delaunay, who will join PATRIZIA in June from AXA IM Alts, brings over 25 years’ real estate investment management experience to the table across all major asset types.

He will be based at PATRIZIA’s Paris office and report to Amal Del Monaco, Head of European Asset Management & Countries, who commented: “I am thrilled to soon welcome Jérôme to PATRIZIA. He has an outstanding track record in asset management and strong experience in leading pan-European teams. This strategic hire reflects our ambitious growth plans for France, Iberia and Italy where we want to significantly increase our investment activities and footprint.”

Jérôme Delaunay added: "I am very much looking forward to joining the company at a time when client expectations have changed considerably. Responsible, innovative and agile asset management practices are paramount to generating sustainable value. I believe I can leverage my asset management track record to grow our presence in South-West Europe across multiple asset sectors.”

During his 12 years at AXA IM Alts, Delaunay’s most recent roles included Country team head for Benelux (2018-2022), Asset Management country team Head of France (2016-2020) and Head of Asset Management France (2010-2016). He also held senior positions at Société Générale Asset Management (now Amundi) and Goldman Sachs.

Delaunay also has experience in defining and implementing asset management processes and systems transformation aiming at improving efficiency, quality of service and client reporting.

He holds Master’s degrees from Caen-Normandy University in Business Administration as well as Tax & Business Law. In addition, he has a Master’s degree from NEOMA Business School in European Business Management.


PATRIZIA: A leading partner for global real assets

With operations around the world, PATRIZIA has been offering investment opportunities in real estate and infrastructure assets for institutional, semi-professional and private investors for 38 years. PATRIZIA manages more than EUR 55 billion in assets and employs over 1,000 professionals at 27 locations worldwide. Through its PATRIZIA Foundation, PATRIZIA is committed to social responsibility. The Foundation has helped around 250,000 children in need worldwide gain access to education and thus, has given them the chance of a better life over the last 22 years. You can find further information at




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