intu has appointed Dushyant Sangar as its Chief Investment Officer. Dushyant will be responsible for implementing the Company’s ongoing investment strategy as well as continuing to manage acquisitions and disposals.
Dushyant is currently Corporate Development Director at intu, having been appointed to the role and joined the executive committee in 2014. Since then, he has played a vital role in intu’s strategic portfolio re-shaping having led all of the Company’s investment and divestment transactions, including recent joint ventures.
He has also been responsible for sourcing and building relationships with intu’s capital partners which has included CPPIB, Nuveen, LaSalle, KWAP and most recently Cale Street, backed by the Kuwait Investment Office, London. Since joining intu in 2010, Dushyant has worked on over £5bn of transactions, including the acquisition of intu Trafford Centre, and he played a leading role in intu’s entry into Spain and its successful development to date.
Prior to joining intu, Dushyant had roles in real estate private equity at MGPA (now Blackrock) where he was part of the corporate acquisitions team, and investment banking at UBS where he specialised in real estate.