Barings has named Maureen Joyce as the head of US real estate equity asset management, as it seeks to solidify its position in this attractive area of private market investing.
Joyce, who was most recently head of asset management at AEW Capital Management, will be focused on the strategic direction of the specialist unit and aiding investment across all US mandates.
She has more than 30 years’ experience in the real estate industry and was involved in both ESG and technological developments at her former employer, Barings said.
John Ockerbloom, co-head of US real estate at Barings, said: ‘Maureen brings an abundance of experience and passion that will translate to innovative active asset management action and drive additional value to our investors.
‘Her advancements of technology and ESG initiatives will complement the platform’s existing best-in-class capabilities and further mark Barings as an innovation…