Press release

Sienna Real Estate appoints Michaël Hameau as new Head of France

Paris, 16 October 2023 – Sienna Real Estate (Sienna RE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michaël Hameau to the position of Head of France, effective October 9th. In his new position, Michaël will take charge of the business’ French activities and strengthen the overall management team of Sienna RE. He brings with him his expertise in leading complex value-add and development projects.

Floris van Maanen, CEO of Sienna RE, says: “We are delighted to have Michaël join our team, and continue the great work that’s being done by our French colleagues. With the support and co-investment capital of the Sienna IM team and our shareholder GBL, we are enthusiastic about growing both our French and international business, and the role that Michaël will play in it. We have a great platform and team that enable us to be successful and adapt to the current market conditions.”

Samy Bchir, Chief Investment Officer of Sienna RE, adds: “Michaël’s experience in the French office and logistics markets will empower us to execute our strategy and develop our business with new opportunities in all sectors. In today’s market, agility, a deep understanding of local markets, and expertise in ESG factors are essential for value creation. We are very excited to have Michaël on board and look forward to working closely together.”

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