Investment Management Group

Hines’ Investment Management Group is a tenured team of experienced investment professionals who work closely with Hines Proprietary Research and our local experts in markets around the world to execute investment strategies for our investors. Hines operates with the philosophy that what is good for the investor is good for the firm.

We execute our role as an owner and operator of real estate, and as a fiduciary to our clients and partners, with the highest ethical standards.

Institutional Vehicles

Since 1991, Hines has employed a range of investment strategies to pursue acquisition and development opportunities through 55 investment vehicles (52 privately offered and three publicly offered) totaling more than $29 billion in equity. The diversity of these vehicles demonstrates Hines’ ability to execute investment strategies across property types and risk profiles, in different markets throughout the world.

  • North America

    Acer Partnership I L.P.
    John Harrison, Fund Manager

    Acer Partnership I (Acer) was formed in October 2015 to produce opportunistic returns through the development, acquisition and re-development of institutional-quality office, multi-family and mixed-use real estate assets in select Canadian markets. Acer has total equity capital commitments of CA$353 million.

    HC Green Development Fund
    Gary Holtzer, Fund Manager

    HC Green Development Fund (HCG) was formed in August 2006 to develop sustainable office buildings that will be certified through the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Core & Shell (LEED®-CS) program. HCG’s initial equity capital commitment was US$124 million, and with two additional commitments, equity capital now totals US$496 million.

    Hines U.S. Core Office Fund
    Sherri Schugart, Fund Manager

    Hines U.S. Core Office Fund (Hines Core Fund) was formed in August 2003 to invest in existing office properties in the U.S. that are desirable long-term core holdings. Hines Core Fund had total equity capital committed of US$2.323 billion

    Hines U.S. Office Value Added Fund L.P.
    David Congdon, Fund Manager

    Hines U.S. Office Value Added Fund I (Hines VAF I) was formed in December 2003 to invest in office properties in the U.S. with value add potential through leasing or redevelopment activities. Hines VAF I had total equity capital commitments of US$276 million.

    Hines U.S. Office Value Added Fund II L.P.
    David Congdon, Fund Manager

    Hines U.S. Office Value Added Fund II (Hines VAF II) was formed in October 2006 to acquire existing assets in major U.S. markets with the focus on large CBD office and multi-building suburban office campuses, seeking opportunities to add value through leasing and redevelopment. As a successor fund to Hines VAF I, Hines VAF II had total equity capital commitments of US$828 million.

    Hines Multifamily Investment Partners
    Doug Donovan, Fund Manager

    Hines Multifamily Investment Partners (HMIP) was formed in March 2012 with total equity capital commitments of US$111 million to develop Class A multifamily projects in urban and suburban core markets in the U.S.

    Hines Value Added Venture III
    David Congdon, Fund Manager

    Hines Value Added Venture III (VAV III) was formed in August 2012 in partnership with a corporate pension fund to acquire existing assets in U.S. markets with the focus on CBD office and suburban office campuses, seeking opportunities to add value through leasing, management and redevelopment. VAV III had total equity capital commitments of US$211 million.

    Skyline Investment Partners L.P.
    Gary Holtzer, Fund Manager

    Skyline Investment Partners (Skyline) was formed in November 2012 in partnership with a non-U.S. investor. Skyline's objective is to create a portfolio of major, institutional-quality office assets in select cities in the United States and Canada that will provide stable, predictable and growing cash flow.


  • Europe

    Hines BVK High Street Europe Mandate
    Peter Epping, Fund Manager

    Hines BVK High Street Europe Mandate (HB Mandate) was formed in December 2015 in partnership with a German institutional investor with €650 million (approximately US$ 720 million) equity committed. HB Mandate's objective is to acquire high street real estate assets with a core+, value-add or development profile across 20 European country markets.

    Hines European Development Fund L.P.
    Mark Sears, Fund Manager

    Hines European Development Fund (HEDF I) was formed in October 2002 to develop and redevelop Class A office space in major metropolitan cities in Western Europe. HEDF I had equity capital committed of €387 million (approximately US$453 million).

    Hines European Value Added Fund L.P.
    Paul White, Fund Manager

    Hines European Value Added Fund (HEVAF) was formed in March 2005 to invest in a geographically diverse portfolio of buildings across Europe with value add created through development, redevelopment and leasing of the properties. HEVAF’s equity capital commitment was €287 million (approximately US$372 million).

    Skywalk Investment Partners L.P.
    Paul White, Fund Manager

    Skywalk Investment Partners (Skywalk) was formed in July 2013 in partnership with one institutional investor partner. Skywalk's objective is to acquire institutional-quality real estate assets in select European markets that will be actively asset-managed through core-plus and value add strategies.

    HV Trophy Mandate
    Peter Epping, Fund Manager

    HV Trophy Mandate (HV Mandate) was formed in February 2014 in partnership with a German institutional investor with €250 million (approximately US$343 million) initial equity committed. HV Mandate's objective is to acquire institutional-quality trophy real estate assets in select European and U.S. markets.

  • Emerging Markets

    Hines Poland Sustainable Income Fund
    Leo Chen, Fund Manager

    Hines Poland Sustainable Income Fund (HPSIF) was formed in June 2015 with an equity commitment of €155 million (approximately US$211 million) for the acquisition of office, logistics, and mixed-use real estate assets in Poland.

    Emerging Markets Real Estate Fund II L.P.
    Leo Chen, Fund Manager

    Emerging Markets Real Estate Fund II (EMREF II) was formed in February 1999 to develop, re-develop, lease, own and sell Class A office, residential and industrial projects in emerging economies and certain Western European markets. EMREF II had total equity capital commitments of US$436 million.

    Hines India Fund L.P.
    Leo Chen, Fund Manager

    Hines India Fund L.P. (HIF) was formed in October 2007 to develop office and residential properties in primary markets such as New Delhi's National Capital Region, Bangalore and Mumbai. HIF had total equity capital commitments of US$300 million.

    Hines International Real Estate Fund
    Leo Chen, Fund Manager

    Hines International Real Estate Fund (HIREF) was formed in July 2006 to acquire and develop office, retail, residential and industrial projects in China, Russia and Poland. HIREF had total equity capital commitments of US$343 million.

    HCM Holdings II L.P.
    Steve Dolman, Fund Manager

    HCM Holdings II (HCM II) was formed in March 2007 to develop and acquire residential, retail, office and industrial projects that serve the growing middle class in geographically diverse locations/segments in Mexico. As a successor fund to HCM I, HCM II had total equity capital commitments of US$154million.

    HCB Interests II L.P.
    Steve Dolman, Fund Manager

    HCB Interests II (HCB II) was formed in March 2007 to develop and acquire institutional quality real estate targeting international and major Brazilian corporate tenancies, to develop residential projects for low to middle income Brazilian households, and to continue the expansion of industrial distribution parks. As a successor fund to HCB I, HCB II had total equity capital commitments of over US$1.0 billion.

    HCC Interests L.P.
    X. Simon Shen, Fund Manager

    HCC Interests LP (HCC) was formed in May 2006 to invest in office, retail, land development, industrial, mixed use and hospitality projects in China. HCC had equity capital commitments of US$250 million.

    HT Brazil Fund III
    Steve Dolman, Fund Manager

    HT Brazil Fund III (HTBF III) was formed in December 2011 to acquire, develop and redevelop institutional quality logistics, for-sale residential, retail and office projects in Brazil. HTBF III has total equity capital commitments of US$526 million.

    HB Estrela I
    Steve Dolman, Fund Manager

    Hines Brazil Estrela I (HBE I) was formed in March 2012 to acquire, develop and redevelop opportunistic real estate projects in Brazil. HBE I has total equity capital commitments of US$210 million.

    Hines TFI Brazil Income Real Estate Fund
    Steve Dolman, Fund Manager

    TFI Hines Brazil Income Real Estate Fund (THBIREF) was formed in March 2012 to invest in income-producing real estate properties in Brazil on a Shariah-compliant basis. THBIREF had total equity capital commitments of US$50 million.

    Brazil Long Term Fund
    Steve Dolman, Fund Manager

    Brazil Long Term Fund (LTH) was formed in May 2012 to invest in institutional quality (Class A) stabilized industrial and office real estate properties in Brazil. LTH currently has total equity capital commitments of US$500 million to US$1.0 billion.

    Hines Russia & Poland Fund
    X. Simon Shen, Fund Manager

    Hines Russia & Poland Fund (HRPF) is an opportunistic fund targeting Russia and Poland. The fund closed in May 2012 with €389.5 million (approximately US$516 million) of equity commitments. The strategy of HRPF is to develop, redevelop or acquire Class A real estate projects in Russia and Poland.

    Russia Long Term Hold Fund
    X. Simon Shen, Fund Manager

    Russia Long Term Hold Fund (HCR) was formed in March 2013 to acquire Class A logistics and retail assets in Russia for long term hold. HCR has total equity committed of US$615 million as of July 2013.

    Hines India Residential
    Leo Chen, Fund Manager

    Hines India Residential (HIR) was formed in June 2014 with an equity commitment of US$263 million for residential development in India.

Retail Vehicles

Since 2004, Hines has sponsored investment vehicles for retail investors through its broker dealer affiliate, Hines Securities.

Leadership

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Colin P. Shepherd

CEO, Investment Management  |   Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Shepherd is CEO of Investment Management in Hines’ Office of Investments. He is a member of several of the firm’s leadership committees, including the Executive, Steering, Strategy, Information Technology and global Investment Committees.

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