Mr. Epping is Senior Managing Director and Fund Manager for the Hines Pan-European Core Fund (HECF), as well as the separate accounts of HV Trophy Mandate (HV Mandate) and the Hines BVK High Street Retail Mandate. He started his career with Hines in 2001 as assistant project manager for the office tower development project Uptown München in Germany. He moved to Hines Europe in London in 2003, where he served as fund analyst for the Hines European Development Fund. He joined the newly created HECF as portfolio manager in 2006, then later became fund manager of HECF. In the early part of his tenure with HECF, he supported the fund manager in developing and executing the portfolio strategy including acquisitions building up a portfolio of office and retail assets in France, Germany and the UK. At the beginning of 2013, he became fund manager and has been responsible for the fund as a whole and he is overseeing equity and debt raising, strategy development, investments, as well as asset management.
Epping holds a degree of economics/business administration from University of Mannheim (Diplom-Kaufmann) and an MBA from Union College in Schenectady.