CBRE Investment Management Welcomes Private Infrastructure Head of Asset Management
August 14, 2023
Nathalie Viens has joined CBRE Investment Management as Managing Director and Head of Asset Management for the firm’s Private Infrastructure Strategies. In this role she is responsible for developing and managing CBRE IM's Private Infrastructure asset management strategy and implementation across the portfolio, including value creation, sustainability initiatives, risk management, reporting and other key activities. Nathalie is a member of the firm’s Direct Private Infrastructure investment committee.
Nathalie has extensive operational and asset management experience in renewable energy, transport and fiber sectors. Prior to joining CBRE IM, she was an Operating Partner in CDPQ Infrastructure Group's global portfolio, where she was responsible for developing and executing asset management strategies across the portfolio as well as supporting companies in the portfolio through operational improvement initiatives. She also had prior leadership roles with Veolia Canada, SNC-Lavalin, and Accenture.
Nathalie earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemical engineering from Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal. She also holds a Professional Engineer certificate for the province of Quebec and is a Certified Project Management Professional and a Certified Corporate Director.
About CBRE Investment Management
CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $147.6 billion in assets under management* as of June 30, 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 www.cbreim.com.
*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.