Harrison Street taps Bashir as European biz CEO

Chicago-based Harrison Street, an investment management firm focused on alternative real assets, has named Paul Bashir as CEO of the firm’s European business.

Chicago-based Harrison Street, an investment management firm focused on alternative real assets, has named Paul Bashir as CEO of the firm’s European business. His appointment becomes effective June 1, 2020.

In his new role, Bashir will lead the expansion of Harrison Street’s strategies that focus on investments in student housing, build-to-rent and healthcare real estate. He will be based in London.

Recently, Bashir was president and chief operating officer at Round Hill Capital. Prior to joining Round Hill, Bashir was a partner at Aggmore Group. Earlier he served as COO at North Bridge Capital Partners Ltd.

Launched in 2005, Harrison Street currently has about $24.8 billion in assets under management.