Martin Brühl FRICS
Chief Investment Officer, Union Investment Group
As Chief Investment Officer Martin Brühl is in charge of transactions management on behalf of the real estate division of the Union Investment Group, which combines the real estate activities of the cooperative banking sector in Germany. With assets under management totaling around EUR 34 billion, Union Investment’s investment focus lies on office, retail and hospitality assets in core markets in Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific.
Prior to moving to Union Investment, Marin Brühl enjoyed a twenty year career in the real estate and business consultancy industry and has worked for groups like Arthur Andersen and Cushman & Wakefield. Trained as a bank officer and equipped with a degree in real estate appraisal and finance, Martin Brühl has recently served as President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), a global professional body in land, property and construction, and continues to act as ambassador for responsible and sustainable investment in real assets across borders.