Paul Gibson is Chief Investment Officer – EMEA Direct Real Estate. In this capacity, he oversees investment strategy, portfolio management, analytics and performance measurement across the region. He is a member of the Executive Committee and Global Investment Committee and chairs the European Investment Committee and EMEA Portfolio Oversight Committee.
Mr. Gibson joined CBRE Global Investors in 2004 as Senior Portfolio Manager, leading a team within the UK Separate Accounts division. He serves as the Client Director on a number of these mandates. In his previous role as EMEA Head of Investment Strategy, Mr. Gibson was responsible for investment strategy in Continental Europe and the UK, guiding top-down portfolio strategy and investment management across funds and separate accounts.
Mr. Gibson began his career in the real estate industry in 2001. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at Investment Property Databank (IPD) as a Portfolio Performance Analyst and within the Asset Management team at CBRE.
Mr. Gibson earned a Bachelor of Arts degree (Hons) from the University of Nottingham. He is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. He holds the Investment Management Certificate from UKSIP (Society of Investment Professionals) and is approved under Section 59 of the Financial Services & Markets Act 2000 to undertake regulated activities.