MONTREAL, Aug. 12 /CNW Telbec/ - Presima announced today that Andrew J. Kavouras has joined its team as Head of Clients and Business Development, overseeing the development of Presima's marketing and client related activities.
"We see growing investor interest in global real estate securities" stated Mr. Kavouras. "Presima and its accomplished investment team are well positioned to offer tailored products to investors seeking an exposure to the asset class."
Mr. Kavouras joined the industry in 1985 and brings extensive experience to the organisation, having worked in management positions in business development, client/portfolio management and product development around the globe.
Mr. Kavouras has provided consultancy in the field of sustainable and responsible investment strategies to institutional investors in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Most recently, he was Managing Director for Zurich based SAM - Sustainable Asset Management. He has also held executive roles with Fidelity Investments and the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. He holds a Master of Science (Economics) degree from the University of London and a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) degree from McGill University.
Presima is a Montreal-based investment boutique that specializes in the management of global real estate securities on behalf of institutional and other investors. Presima is part of National Australia Bank's (NAB) direct asset management business, nabInvest, which partners with the best of breed investment managers, providing the strength of the NAB Group's resources. Presima has been managing real estate securities portfolios for over 10 years.
For further information: For further information: Robin Marcoux, 514-673-1303, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.presima.com