CBRE Investment Management Promotes Dominic Smith to UK Head of Research

May 16, 2023


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CBRE Investment Management (“CBRE IM”) has promoted Dominic Smith to UK Head of Research, further strengthening its research capabilities in the UK.

Dominic will be responsible for overseeing the research capabilities for the UK and providing thought leadership, advising on fund strategy, and supporting investment teams in asset selection. He will manage a team of three in the UK and will report to David Inskip, Head of EMEA Research. Dominic joined the firm in January 2022 as Senior Director of Credit Research.

Before this, he was at CBRE, where he was responsible for output relating to the Capital Advisors and Valuations business within the UK Research Team. He has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience.

David Inskip, Head of EMEA Research at CBRE Investment Management said: “I’m delighted that Dominic has been promoted to this role. Since he joined last year, he has made an invaluable contribution and has been a huge asset to the team. Our ambition as a firm is to be known as the leading investment house for research, and Dominic’s excellent reputation in the industry and expertise are helping drive things forward towards realising this goal.”

About CBRE Investment Management
CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $148.9 billion in assets under management* as of March 31, 2023, operating in more than 30 offices and 20 countries around the world. Through its investor-operator culture, the firm seeks to deliver sustainable investment solutions across real assets categories, geographies, risk profiles and execution formats so that its clients, people and communities thrive.

CBRE Investment Management is an independently operated affiliate of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2022 revenue). CBRE has approximately 115,000 employees (excluding Turner & Townsend employees) serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE Investment Management harnesses CBRE’s data and market insights, investment sourcing and other resources for the benefit of its clients. For more information, please visit

*Assets under management (AUM) refers to the fair market value of real assets-related investments with respect to which CBRE Investment Management provides, on a global basis, oversight, investment management services and other advice and which generally consist of investments in real assets; equity in funds and joint ventures; securities portfolios; operating companies and real assets-related loans. This AUM is intended principally to reflect the extent of CBRE Investment Management’s presence in the global real assets market, and its calculation of AUM may differ from the calculations of other asset managers and from its calculation of regulatory assets under management for purposes of certain regulatory filings.