Head of Real Estate Transactions – Europe
Gunther Deutsch is a member of Barings Real Estate, a global real estate platform with extensive capabilities across both debt and equity strategies. Gunther is a Managing Director and Head of Real Estate Transactions – Europe, overseeing the sourcing and acquisition of equity products in Europe. In addition, he serves on the European/Asia Pacific Investment Committee. Gunther has worked in the industry since 1992. Prior to joining the firm in 2010, Gunther co-founded PAMERA before its acquisition by the firm in July 2014. Gunther was previously an owner of Metis Asset Management GmbH, which he founded in 2004. Prior to that, he worked with various companies, including serving as a director of a holding company owned by Deutsche Bank (RREEF) and Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) in Munich, Berlin and New York, where he was responsible for placing German sourced investments into the U.S. He also worked for a project development company in Berlin. Gunther holds a degree in Business Administration and a degree in real estate economics from the European Business School in Wiesbaden.