Richard Kolb is an experienced and highly qualified investment manager and advisor specialising in European Real Estate. His most recent senior role as Director at the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board in London saw him leading CPPIB’s real estate investment programmes in the UK and Germany from 2008 to 2015. Prior to that Richard was a Fund Manager and European Investment Director at Oppenheim Immobilien KAG.
His skill set combines strength in investment strategy formulation and execution and he has relationships with best in class operators, institutional investors and capital managers across Europe. He has used his market insight and relationships to deliver outstanding ROI and business growth. Major direct and M&A investments include Westfield Stratford (partner Westfield and APG), Centro Oberhausen (partner with Stadium Group and Unibail Rodamco) and Nova Victoria (partnering with Land Securities PLC).