Invesco Real Estate (Invesco), a global leader in real estate investment, appointed Anna Duchnowska as Director of Asset Management Europe on 1 September 2020. Anna, who joined Invesco in 2014, thus replaces Etienne Dupuy, who is leaving the company at the end of September to pursue her personal plans for Impact Investing.
Anna Duchnowska was responsible for opening the company's office in Warsaw and supervising the portfolio of all investments in Poland. As an expert with over 20 years of experience, she played a key role in identifying initiatives to improve business performance both on the Polish market and in significant strategic assets in Europe. Anna Duchnowska has also championed some of Invesco's key pan-European asset management projects, including ESG and sustainability, which is her passion.
- We take a thoughtful approach to succession planning. Our team approach and focus on talent management over the long term helps us provide significant growth opportunities for our company and opens up career paths for the next generation of management. Anna's extensive experience and knowledge, combined with her excellent relationships with many key tenants and other market players, make her an ideal candidate for this position and ensure continuity and confidence for our clients. I am looking forward to working with Anna to develop our business strategy focused on increasing the value of our properties for the best benefit of all our clients," says Andy Rofe, Managing Director Europe at Invesco Real Estate.
- I am very pleased to have the opportunity to take on such an important position within the company and work with 28 asset managers in eight European countries to develop our strategies for over 170 assets in 15 countries, as well as other initiatives important for the company's strategic presence in Europe - added Anna Duchnowska, the new Managing Director of Assets Europe at Invesco Real Estate.
Invesco and Invesco Real Estate
Invesco is an independent global investment management company that aims to provide investment experiences that help people get more out of life. The company's investment teams provide a wide range of active, passive and alternative investments. The company has offices in 25 countries and, as of June 30, 2020, managed $1.1 trillion in assets on behalf of clients around the world. For more information, please visit Invesco.com. NYSE: IVZ.
Invesco Real Estate is the world leader in real estate investment management. With $79.8 billion of assets under management, 571 employees and 21 regional offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Since 1992, Invesco Real Estate has been actively investing across the entire risk spectrum in direct real estate strategies such as: core, debt, valu-add and opportunistic, as well as listed real estate securities. In Europe, Invesco Real Estate has eight offices: in London, Munich, Milan, Madrid, Paris, Prague, Luxembourg and Warsaw and 171 employees. It manages 171 assets in 15 European countries with a value of USD 14.6 billion.