June 29, 2017 | Press Release
HQ Capital appoints Jeremy Katz as Co-Head of Real Estate
Frankfurt/New York, NY, June 29, 2017. HQ Capital, a leading independent investment manager for alternative investments, announced today that it has appointed Jeremy Katz as Co-Head of its real estate group, HQ Capital Real Estate (“HQCRE”). Mr. Katz, formerly a Director within HQCRE’s Investment Management team, will join Paul Doocy, Co-Head of Real Estate, in implementing the firm’s strategic initiatives and managing the day-to-day administration of the business.
“Mr. Katz joins a dedicated senior management team that has an average tenure at the firm of more than twenty years,” said Dr. Georg Wunderlin, CEO of HQ Capital. “His appointment is aligned with our goal to foster future leadership from within the firm.”
Mr. Katz joined HQCRE in 2005 and has an extensive track record with the firm, having closed approximately 40 investments totaling over $2 billion in asset value. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Foundry Commercial, HQCRE’s commercial real estate affiliate.
Karin Shewer remains Vice Chairman of Real Estate and will continue to advise the management team on strategic initiatives as well as focus on expanding the firm’s partnerships.