Goodman the integrated global property group, which owns, develops and manages industrial and office space, today announced the appointment of Jean-François Mounic as Regional Director Southern Europe, effective December of this year. He will also continue in his current position as Country Manager for Goodman France.
Jean-François will continue to be based in Paris with responsibility for the Group's operations in France, Spain and Italy and will report to Danny Peeters. In the Southern Europe region, Goodman currently has 734.6 million of assets under management and 84.3 million of developments under construction for parties such as LIDL and DSV.
Jean-François replaces Murray Barclay who will return to Auckland as General Manager Property for Goodman New Zealand.
He has been with Goodman since March 2007. Prior to joining Goodman, he was Commercial Director, Marketing & Communications at the Heppner Group for eight years. He also worked for ABX Logistics for three years and at TNT for 10 years.
Jean-François said he 'relished the challenge' of his new role. "I am delighted to take up the position of Regional Director Southern Europe, and I am looking forward to harnessing my skills to work closely with the talented teams in France, Spain and Italy to continue to deliver high quality logistics and business space for our customers in Southern Europe," he said.
Danny Peeters also paid tribute to the role played by Murray Barclay. "I am hugely grateful to Murray for the energy and commitment he displayed during his three and a half year assignment with Goodman Continental Europe, and wish him every success in his new role for Goodman in New Zealand," he said.