Nick Preston has been appointed head of the newly created Panattoni Investment Management, which will provide Panattoni with additional pools of capital. Reporting to Robert Dobrzycki, CEO and co-owner of Panattoni Europe and India, Preston will work by forming discretionary pools of capital with longer investment horizons supplementing the company’s existing investor base.
Preston is a specialist European real estate investment manager, with particular expertise in the industrial and logistics sectors. He was previously CEO of Tritax EuroBox plc, the FTSE 250 listed pan-European logistics investor. Between 2012 and 2016 he broadened his European experience at Grosvenor Fund Management, helping grow the business, particularly in the Nordics. Before that, he was instrumental in growing CBRE Investment Management’s UK business.