EVAN appoints new members to its management team

Valletta, 31. Januar 2018

EVAN appoints new members to its management team

  • Dr. Nicolai Gerstner is new COO & Head of Asset Management
  • Josef Beissel takes over the position of Head of Acquisition & Letting

Valletta, 31 January 2018: EVANGroup plc („EVAN“) (ISIN DE000A19L426 / WKN A19L42)appointed its new senior management line-up. Dr. Nicolai Gerstner and Josef Beissel joined the management team surrounding the executive board in January 2018.

As the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Head of Asset Management, Dr. Nicolai Gerstner (38) has taken over the business fields of Asset Management and Operations and is responsible for implementing the strategic decisions of company management. Dr. Gerstner has more than 10 years of professional experience in real estate asset management, which he gained at argoneo (Morgan Stanley), Corpus Sireo and BEOS, among other companies. Most recently, he was CEO of Unimo Real Estate Asset AG.

Dr. Michael Nave, CEO of EVAN, said: „In Dr. Gerstner we have found an accomplished expert and experienced manager for the position of COO. With his many years of experience in the field of asset management, especially in collaboration with prominent national and international investors, he will provide considerable impetus.“

Dr. Nicolai Gerstner said: „I am very much looking forward to my tasks and responsibilities at EVAN and the new professional challenge in one of the fastest-growing segments of the real estate industry. In my capacity as COO, I intend to contribute to further growth and success.“

With the addition of Josef Beissel (53) as the new Head of Acquisition & Letting, responsible for the letting business throughout Germany and the acquisition of new properties at EVAN, the new management team is now complete. Beissel has been successfully developing real estate in various positions of responsibility for more than 20 years. In addition, he has over 10 years of experience serving in management positions in industry and commerce.

Dr. Michael Nave commented: „Mr. Beissel has an excellent network to all the relevant market players, especially in the commercial sector. In addition, he also has a successful track record in project developments throughout Germany in the area of mixed-use residential and commercial buildings.“

The former Head of Acquisition, Sabrina Militello, and the former Head of Asset Management, Jörg Wagner, left the company at the end of 2017. EVAN would like to thank them for the successful collaboration.

About EVANGroupplc:

EVANGroup plc is an institutional owner operator of commercial properties in the top 10 German cities, using their longstanding experience to create value in underserved niche markets, such as micro living for students and professionals, worker’s accommodation and specialty commercial properties. With the same ownership structure and now on an institutional basis, EVAN continues the success story of UNIMO Real Estate Holding AG which already lasted more than two decades.

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