CBRE Investment Management Welcomes Elina Betman as Client Solutions Senior Director

May 25, 2022

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Elina Betman has joined CBRE Investment Management as a Senior Director in the Client Solutions team. Based in Montreal and Toronto, she will be responsible for advising Canadian investors on building investment solutions across the firm’s real assets investment categories and geographies, including Private Direct Real Estate, Private Indirect Real Estate, Credit, Listed Strategies and Private Infrastructure. 

Betman, who has 15 years’ experience in the investment industry, joins the firm from TD Asset Management, where she served as Vice President-Alternative Investments. Prior to that, she was with Towers Watson.

“Elina is a seasoned real assets solutions specialist who brings a wealth of experience from her prior roles with leading global investment management and consulting organizations,” said Bernie McNamara, Head of Client Solutions, CBRE Investment Management. “We believe our clients will benefit from her expertise in helping them develop solutions to meet their goals.”

A Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Betman holds a B.Comm in Finance from McGill University. She is fluent in English and French.

About CBRE Investment Management
CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $146.8 billion in assets under management* as of March 31, 2022, 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 2021 revenue). CBRE has more than 105,000 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.