Alex Bignell is Region Head of the UK for CBRE Global Investment Partners, the independent real estate division of CBRE Global Investors that focuses exclusively on investments with operating partners/managers. Based in London, Mr. Bignell has responsibility for relationship and portfolio management of clients, investment sourcing, selection and monitoring of investments in the UK. Mr. Bignell is a member of the CBRE Global Investment Partners Management Committee and Investment Partners Investment Committee.
Mr. Bignell has over 17 years experience in the real estate industry. Prior to joining CBRE Global Investment Partners in 2012 he was Fund Manager of the EUR1.7 billion Goodman pan-European logistics fund with responsibility for acquisitions, dispositions, debt financing and liaising with investors in the fund. Prior to this Mr. Bignell was a Director at Credit Suisse on the real estate investment banking team responsible for structuring and raising equity for both public companies and private real estate funds.
Mr. Bignell holds a Master’s degree in Land Economy from Cambridge University and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.