For the expansion of its global hotel portfolio, Union Investment Real Estate has strengthened its team.
Since the beginning of the month, Benjamin Walter has joined the Investment Management Hospitality team as senior investment manager under the leadership of Andreas Holungen.
Prior to joining Union Investment, Walter spent around 13 years at Aareal Bank in Wiesbaden, and since 2015 has been director of Hotel Finance. While at Aareal Bank, Walter worked for North America, Europe and Asia. Overall, he has provided financing for hotel real estate with a total volume of €2.5bn. His focus was on Canada and Europe.