Asset Manager Spain and Mexico at Union Investment
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Leticia Ponz heads the Spanish branch office of Union Investment Real Estate GmbH, one of Europe’s leading real estate players, managing assets over EUR 31.8 billion across 24 jurisdictions. Leticia is also responsible for the Asset Management of UIRE’s diversified property portfolio in Spain, Mexico and Portugal, managing over EUR 1.08 billion in assets. She is a results-oriented senior manager known for her responsiveness, dynamism and innovativeness. In her role, she leads multinational and multidisciplinary teams of real estate professionals and servicers in a number of jurisdictions. Her outstanding professional performance has been recognised, receiving the 2011 SIM Award as “Best Fund Performance Employee” at UIRE. Over the last six years, she has actively participated as AM in cross border property investments and divestments totalling over EUR 550 million.
She has a broad professional background in real estate and finance, having held senior management positions in Brussels and Madrid before joining UIRE fifteen years ago.
She is passionate about real estate asset management with an international and cross-border focus. Her depth and breadth of experience, problem solving abilities, value-oriented and analytical mind-set result in a practical approach to the day-to-day management challenges posed by diversified international property portfolios.
Trained as an Economist, Leticia has a Master’s in International Business Management from Ecole de Hautes Etudes Commerciales du Nord (Lille, France-1996) and an Executive MBA from Instituto de Empresa Business School (Madrid, Spain -2004). She is Vice President of Women in Real Estate Association and has been MRICS-qualified since 2016 where she collaborates as counsellor. Leticia is also a member of the Executive Committees of ULI (urban Land Institute) and the AEO (Asociacion Española de Oficina).