Axa taps European research head
Alan Patterson: building Axa’s research team
Axa Real Estate Investment Managers (Axa Reim) has appointed Alan Patterson to the new role of head of European research and strategy. Based in London, Patterson reports to Kiran Patel, global head of strategy and business development, Axa Reim. In this new role, Patterson will manage the expanding European research and strategy team based in London, Paris, Cologne and Madrid. Patterson joins from UBS Global Asset Management, where he was director of pooled property funds and research. Previously, he was property sector analyst at HSBC Investment Bank.
He was also a director and property sector analyst at WestLB Panmure as well as a director and head of investment research at CB Hillier Parker, now CB Richard Ellis.