Stephanie Galiègue has been appointed Managing Director of IPD France & Southern Europe, it was confirmed yesterday (December 8, 2010).
Stephanie, who replaces Christian de Kerangal who held the position for six years, is promoted from her current role of Global Head of Portfolio Analysis Service (PAS). Her new role takes effect on January 17, 2011.
Stephanie joined IPD France in 2005 as Head of Research and then Deputy Managing Director, contributing substantially to the development of IPD in France, notably in strengthening investor relations and in the improvement of IPD's core services.
Over the last three years, she has also spearheaded the modernization of IPD Group's reporting tools and performance analytics for institutional investors. In her new role, and in conjunction with IPD Group Managing Director Laurent Ternisien, Stephanie will continue to develop and improve IPD's fund analysis and reporting services to meet the increasingly sophisticated needs of real estate investors and occupiers. She will be supported by 30-strong team of property professionals delivering IPD's services in France, Italy, Spain, Portugal and Belgium.
Laurent Ternisien, IPD's Managing Director said: "I am delighted Stephanie is taking on this important role. After more than five years at IPD, she has unique experience of IPD's business and an in-depth knowledge of the market in France."
Davide Manstretta, who has worked alongside Stephanie for the last two years, is promoted to Global Head of Portfolio Analysis Service. Davide has worked at IPD for seven years and is currently leading one of IPD's biggest projects, the release of the new reporting platform to all clients in 2011. In his new role, he will assume overall responsibility for the PAS service, including co-ordination of the regions and the development of new analytics.