AEW Europe is one of the leading European real estate investment managers operating from 9 offices throughout Europe and over 280 professionals across the platform. 

“We are pleased to offer this position to Rob which will ensure continuity in the management of our European business. As Chief Investment Officer he has been instrumental in growing the business over the last five years and expanding our client base and product range” said Jeffrey Furber, Chairman of AEW Europe. 

Rob commented “I’m delighted to be offered the opportunity to lead our European platform and am looking forward to working with the senior management team to further grow our business. As the markets continue to improve, AEW Europe is well placed to take advantage of the opportunities presented in the current markets”. 

Prior to joining AEW Europe Rob held various positions at the Goodman Group, UBS Investment Banking and Eurohypo. A graduate of the University of Cambridge, Rob started his career as an auditor with KPMG. Rob has previously lived in Paris and Brussels and is fluent in French.

Jean Lavieille has also been appointed Directeur General Delegue of AEW Europe SA until 31 January 2015, after which he will take up the role of Senior Advisor as previously announced.


(source: AEW Europe)