Company: Union Investment Real Estate
“Mr. Kaan Aral is the Managing Director/ Członek Zarządu of real estate companies and assets in Poland of Union Investment Real Estate GmbH, one of the biggest open-end real-estate public fund trusts in Europe. The Polish portfolio of Union Investment consist of shopping centers like Manufaktura in Lodz, Magnolia Park in Wroclaw, Riviera in Gydnia, 3Stawy in Katowice, Sarni Stok in Bielsko-Biala, Ferio Konin in Konin and Focus Park in Rybnik. Furthermore, Union Investment owns hotels like Radisson Blu and Park Inn in Krakow, Hampton by Hilton and Holiday Inn in Warsaw and office buildings in many cities in Poland.
Between 2012-2016, Mr. Aral was also the Chairman of the Owners Assembly of Manufaktura Shopping Center in Lodz. Within his duties, he also oversees Union Investment’s retail assets in Turkey and Spain. Mr. Aral holds a Master’s Degree in Finance and is active member of ICSC’s Retail Asset Management Committee