CBRE Investment Management Welcomes Commercial Acquisitions Director
October 22, 2021
Dino Christoforakis has joined CBRE Investment Management as an Acquisitions Director in the Americas Commercial Operator Division. In this role, Christoforakis will be responsible for sourcing investments in the office, life science and retail sectors for the Northeast and Midwest regions.
Christoforakis brings more than 16 years of experience in international real estate investment management and development in the United States and Europe across all asset classes and strategies. Prior to joining the firm, he was with Switzerland-based pension capital manager AFIAA, where he was responsible for the transaction execution, asset and portfolio management of core, core-plus, and value-add office and retail real assets across major North American markets.
Before joining AFIAA, Dino was responsible for acquisitions, dispositions, and asset management in major U.S. East Coast markets at MCB Real Estate, an institutionally capitalized private equity group out of Baltimore, Maryland. He also has prior roles with the acquisitions and development teams at J Street Companies and Concord Eastridge in Washington, D.C., and before that he was managing the international capital markets and fundraising division for one of the largest multifamily, residential, and hospitality developers in Southeast Europe.
Christoforakis is a frequent speaker and host at industry events and conferences. He earned an MBA in Real Estate and Finance from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and sits on the Advisory Board at the Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), where he currently serves on the New York Advisory Board, the Global Exchange Council, the New York Mixed-Use Council, the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) committee, and as the Vice Chair of the New York Mentor program.
About CBRE Investment Management
CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $129.1 billion in AUM* as of June 30, 2021, 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 2020 revenue). CBRE has more than 100,000 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 www.cbreim.com.
*AUM refers to the assets under management, 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.