Fund manager De Putron Fund Management Limited has announced that Christian Roos has joined the investment management team as a specialist Portfolio Manager investing in European real estate securities.
Roos joins from Thames River Capital where he had managed the Longstone real estate fund from its inception in December 2007 to December 2010. During this time he had generated top-decile risk adjusted returns.
Roos brings 14 years of experience in the European real estate and construction sectors within DPFM's European-focused equity fund, Centennier Ltd. His initial specialization was in Nordic region stocks, lastly with Alfred Berg ABN Amro before moving into portfolio management in 2005 at Pramerica.
Roos has been joined by Charlie Bull who has also just joined as a Research Analyst. Bull most recently worked for UBS Global Asset Management in the Global Real Estate Securities team as an analyst.
Centennier has generated an annualized return of 11% in very volatile markets since January 2008 when it restructured the fund by focusing primarily on European equity investments.
Source: De Putron Fund Management