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Managing Director, RLI Investors, Germany
Katrin has been managing director of RLI Investors since May 2017 overseeing € 607 million Euro assets under management with a growth target of € 1 billion within the next three years.
She is a proven expert in logistics and warehouse real estate and has spent 25 years in international property management. From 2002 to 2008, Katrin was CEO of todays’ Australian property investment company now known as Cromwell, where she was in charge of developing business in Germany. Together with her 17-strong team, she built up a German logistics real estate portfolio worth about €1 billion. The pan-European portfolio contained 82 real estate assets located in France, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, the Netherlands, the Nordics and Spain. She also held executive positions at Real I.S., Develica, DTZ and Signature Capital.
With an interdisciplinary team of 13 seasoned property and logistics experts RLI develops investment solutions for institutional investors. Since its foundation in 2014 the company has successfully launched two open-end logistics property special funds – the RLI Logistics Fund – Germany I and II. With a placed equity of around €200 million and a transaction volume of around € 340 million the RLI Logistics Fund – Germany I was fully invested within a short period of time. The average distribution yield exceeds 7.5% p.a. Its successor RLI Logistics Fund – Germany II is currently in the equity placement phase acquiring in the framework of a core-plus strategy logistics property in the industrial, wholesale/retailing and e-commerce sectors in good to very good German locations. While being in charge of the funds’ asset and property management RLI sits as well in the driver seat in case of development measurements.