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Munich, 11 February 2019 - Claus P. Thomas (54) assumed the position of CEO of BNP Paribas Real Estate Investment Management (BNP Paribas REIM) Germany on 1 February 2019. The company of the BNP Paribas Group manages real estate funds and offers taylor made investment solutions in real estate for institutional investors as well as private clients.

Thomas has extensive experience in handling investment management activities for German-speaking clients and previously spent many years working for a multinational group. In addition to chairing the four-person strong executive management board, Thomas’ responsibilities will particularly include directing the Sales, Product and Business Development, Research, Portfolio Management and Financing teams.

Thomas and his colleague Isabella Chacón Troidl, who has been in charge of Real Estate Transactions and Asset Management since September 2018, will be working together as a powerful team on the market.
“I am very pleased that Claus Thomas will be heading our German team. With his extensive experience, he will make a significant contribution to further expanding our investment management business and will prepare BNP Paribas REIM Germany to master future market challenges,” says Barbara Knoflach, Global Head of Investment Management BNP Paribas Real Estate and Chair of the BNP Paribas REIM Germany Supervisory Board, welcoming the new CEO.