CBRE Investment Management Names Head of Asia Investments for Indirect Private Real Estate Strategies

January 30, 2023

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Vida Tandean has joined CBRE Investment Management as Head of Asia Investments for Indirect Private Real Estate Strategies. In this role, Tandean, who is based in Singapore, is responsible for sourcing, executing and managing all aspects of the investment and asset management process for the Indirect team in Asia.

Tandean brings expertise in private equity real estate investing across Asia including equity and debt strategies and investing across the risk spectrum as well as across multiple investment formats. Prior to joining the firm, Tandean was a Director within the UBS Multi-Managers Real Estate business, where her key responsibility was to source, underwrite and deliver innovative investment solutions on behalf of clients, including creating access to specialist markets and sectors that were not readily available in the region through negotiating and structuring partnerships with fund managers. Before joining UBS, Tandean spent over 10 years at Aberdeen on their Indirect Real Estate team.

“We’re excited to have Vida join our APAC investment team leading the sourcing, execution and monitoring of Indirect investments across Asia,” said Achal Gandhi, CIO, Indirect Real Estate Strategies. “Vida’s long-standing experience investing across risk profiles and investment structures will further our ability to deliver strong investment outcomes for our clients.”

Tandean earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy and Business Management from Singapore Management University.

About CBRE Investment Management

CBRE Investment Management is a leading global real assets investment management firm with $143.9 billion in assets under management* as of September 30, 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 Indirect Limited is authorized and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and is a registered investment adviser with the United States Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC).

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.