Head of Investment Management Hospitality, Union Investment Real Estate
Andreas Löcher is Head of Investment Management Hospitality at Union Investment Real Estate GmbH, Hamburg, since July 2010. He is in charge of the hotel investment strategy and coordinates all hotel acquisitions and sales activities within the Hamburg-based property investment company. The broadly diversified hotel portfolio containing more than 35 well-known hotel brands in nine country markets currently comprises 68 real estate properties with a current market value of about 5.5 billion EUR. For its open-ended real estate funds, Union Investment plans to expand further – both in Europe and beyond with a strong focus on core markets. The company invests in modern hotel concepts in the budget and mid-range category as well as classic four- to five-star business hotels and is also open to successful new hotel concepts.
Prior to joining Union Investment, Andreas Löcher was a Head of Hotel Acquisitions & Sales at Deka Immobilien GmbH, Frankfurt and a Vice President at Aareal Bank AG, Wiesbaden, responsible for real estate finance (hotel).