Arrow Capital Partners appoints Head of Real Estate, Europe

Arrow Capital Partners, an investor and operator of real estate in Europe and Asia-Pacific, has appointed Robert Howe as a Partner and as Head of Real Estate, Europe.

Howe will be responsible for sourcing, underwriting and executing transactions across the UK and Europe on behalf of Arrow, including its EUR3 billion SIRE vehicle.

Howe has had a distinguished career in real estate investing, most recently as the senior partner at Cadence Real Estate where he invested for institutional and private investors in assets throughout the UK and, before that, at Valad Europe where he was Head of UK managing in excess of GBP800 million in assets and a development portfolio with an end value in excess of GBP400 million. Robert was also on the main board of Green Property and is qualified as a MRICS.

Martyn McCarthy, Managing Partner at Arrow Capital, says: “The Arrow partners have enjoyed a long working relationship with Rob and we are especially excited to welcome him once again to the team as we accelerate the pace of investments in our EUR3 billion SIRE urban logistics vehicle in Europe as well as a range of other investment opportunities across Europe. He brings great expertise to our core focus areas including urban logistics, development, office repositioning and office assets with good cash flow in defensive locations.”

Howe says: “The team at Arrow have an excellent track record over the last 15 years, and I am delighted to be joining a business that has grown so rapidly since its launch. It is a particularly interesting time to be joining the business as Arrow seeks to accelerate the deployment of its EUR3 billion SIRE urban logistics joint venture in a sector with especially strong investment dynamics.”