Mr. Duarte joined Hines in January 2022 to lead Hines European Property Partners. In his capacity as Fund Manager he will be responsible for strategy, investment selection, portfolio finance, reporting, fundraising and overall team contributing to this flagship strategy. Mr. Duarte brings close to 20 years of investment experience across multiple jurisdictions and core property sectors, having been directly involved in the acquisition, sale, financing and management of several billion Euros worth of assets in 14 European countries. Prior to joining Hines, Mr. Duarte was Managing Director - Head of Core Investing Europe at Barings Real Estate where he had overall responsibility for the firm’s flagship European fund. Prior to that he was a Fund Manager at AXA Real Estate, where he was responsible for several Pan-European vehicles. Mr. Duarte holds a B.A. (Hons) in Economics from the University of the West of England, is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst and holds the Investment Management Certificate.