Property investment company Arlington Securities has appointed James Smith as European Transaction Manager based at its London office. Smith will be involved in all aspects of the acquisition and disposal of Arlington's property investments in Europe and will work closely with Arlington's offices in Europe to identify potential acquisitions on behalf of both investment clients and Macquarie Goodman. Smith's immediate focus will include the new Arlington European Logistics Fund.
Prior to Arlington, Smith worked for Europa Capital as a Senior Associate in Southern European Acquisitions responsible for identification, investment structuring, debt financing and eventual acquisition of assets. Smith is a Professional Associate of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).