8001 - Zürich
Founder and Senior Advisor, CORESTATE Capital Group, Switzerland
Ralph Winter is Founder and Senior Advisor of CORESTATE Capital Group. Ralph has 27 years of real estate experience and has invested more than €7bn in German and European real estate over the period of his career. From 2006 until today Ralph realizes with CORESTATE his Club Deal approach by investing in residential and commercial assets with potential to release incremental value. In 2009 Ralph created W5 Group GmbH, a family office that invests globally in real estate and private equity. Through W5 Group GmbH, Ralph is one of the most active investors in CORESTATEs club deals.
Ralphs representative transactions include the landmark acquisition of GSW (€2.1bn) in Berlin, BauBeCon (€1.2bn) in Hannover and the Jade Portfolio in Bremen. Since 2006 the CORESTATE Group has invested €5bn in real estate transactions and €1bn in equity.
Ralph Winter has extensive contacts within the national and international real estate economy as well as in German politics. He is a member of the board of trustees of the Real Estate Management Institute (REMI) of the European Business School and the IREBS Immobilienakademie GmbH in Eltville in Rheingau. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of ULI Germany and of the Advisory Board of Jugend gegen AIDS e.V.