Fidelity expands real estate team
Fidelity International has appointed Ewan Montgomery to the role of portfolio manager, Real Estate where he will be responsible for UK wide investment and asset management.
Montgomery has over 20 years’ experience in the real estate arena having worked for CBRE, Aberdeen Asset Management and latterly Cording Real Estate Group where he was director of investment for UK commercial property. He will be working out of London.
Fidelity is also currently adding to its UK, German and French teams, recruiting a mix of professionals with both asset management and investment experience.
The asset manager has launched the recruitment drive across its European and UK real estate teams as its business continues to grow.
Neil Cable, head of Real Estate at Fidelity International said: “Fidelity has enjoyed a strong start to this year with our first round of capital raising for our Eurozone Fund hitting €111m as well as a steady stream of inflows from institutional clients looking for income.
“With such strong client demand and steadily growing portfolios, we are looking to grow our team of experienced real estate professionals across Europe. We’re delighted to have already secured Ewan Montgomery in the UK who has many years of experience and will be an excellent addition to Fidelity’s team.”