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Berkshire Global Advisors acted as financial advisor to Benson Elliot Capital Management
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  • Berkshire Global Advisors acted as financial advisor to Benson Elliot Capital Management

  • Date: October 2020
  • Sector: Private Markets - Real Estate / Assets
  • Sub-Sector: Real Estate
  • Region: EMEA | North America
  • Seller AUM: $3.5 Billion
  • Seller Details:
    Benson Elliot Capital Management LLP, founded in 2005, is a leading independent private equity real estate fund manager, with over US$3.5 billion of managed equity. The UK-based firm has a pan-European investment platform and has transacted in the UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Scandinavia, Belgium, Poland and Central Europe. Benson Elliot holds a diversified real estate portfolio, currently comprised of office, retail, hotel and residential assets. The Benson Elliot team has experience in delivering superior risk-adjusted returns through active and innovative investment management, investing successfully through market cycles.

    Buyer Details:
    PineBridge Investments is a private, global asset manager focused on active, high-conviction investing. As of 30 June 2020, the firm managed US$104.4 billion across global asset classes for investors around the world.

    Transaction Summary:
    The transaction enables Benson Elliot to remain at the forefront of real estate private equity investing, further strengthen its unique culture and talent whilst leveraging PineBridge’s global infrastructure to grow its current product offering and expand to complementary strategies. Following completion of the acquisition, Benson Elliot’s entire team of 40 professionals will join PineBridge.