Founder, HORECA Investment Partners Ltd, UK
Erik has recently founded HORECA Investment Partners, an investment platform exclusively representing a family conglomerate based in Asia. HORECA targets investments into the hospitality and real estate sectors, ranging from asset level investments (on a sole basis or through joint-venture agreements) to corporate investments into companies that have strong growth potential.
Erik has a strong mix of experience in both the principal investment arena as well as in the transaction advisory space. Most recently Erik was responsible for European Capital Markets at JLL Hospitality Group.
Prior to JLL, Erik was responsible for European hotel investments at Invesco Real Estate. At Invesco Erik executed various hotel transactions throughout Europe. This covered a large variety of investment ranging from very institutional leases to operationally geared portfolios, from corporate investments in hotel companies to loan investments with hotels as collateral.
Prior to Invesco Erik was responsible for hotel transactions and asset management at Morgan Stanley for the opportunistic Morgan Stanley Real Estate funds.