Thor equities announced the appointment of James Smith as Executive Director, Asset management. Investment expert will join the London office of leading global real estate firm.
An MRICS qualified investment expert focused on pan-European real estate, Mr. Smith has sourced, executed and run billions of euros worth of transactions in Western, Central and Eastern Europe over the past two decades.
Previously, he was senior transaction manager at Atrium European Real Estate, where he led the centralized Amsterdam M&A team throughout the CEE markets. Before that, Smith was in investment management at Balmain Asset Management, European transaction management at Goodman, and acquisitions and development at Europa Capital.
“We are pleased to welcome James to our London office, where he will lead the European asset management team as we continue to locate and acquire properties in key global gateway cities including London, Paris, Madrid and Milan,” said Melissa Gliatta, COO of Thor Equities.