Johannes Haug will be joining Patrizia Immobilien AG as the new Head of European Real Estate Development. In this newly created pan-European role, Haug will be responsible for executing a build-to-core strategy through building up a development platform capable of delivering a range of development assets across all sectors and within all of Europe’s major markets. Haug will officially start at Patrizia on 19 June and will report directly to Chief Investment Officer, Anne Kavanagh.
Speaking about the appointment, Kavanagh said: “We see a lot of investment opportunities across the European market for a build-to-core strategy and we’re delighted that with Johannes Haug we have been able to attract a proven real estate expert with a wealth of knowledge of the European real estate market.”
Haug joins Patrizia from Pembroke where he was Global Head of Acquisitions for 11 years, coordinating the company’s worldwide acquisition and disposition activities. Before joining Pembroke, Haug was Managing Director and a member of the Board of Management of Deka Immobilien Investment GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany. Prior to that, Haug worked for Hines Immobilien GmbH where his responsibilities included the development of the Main Tower in Frankfurt and a 500,000 ft²t mixed-use development in Berlin. Haug holds graduate degrees in Architecture from the University of Stuttgart, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and he was awarded his MBA in Business Administration from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia.