Ivanhoé Cambridge has acquired Callahan Capital Properties, a Chicago-based real estate private equity firm.
No financial terms were released.
Founded in 2006, Callahan focused on acquiring and managing office properties in major U.S. cities. Ivanhoé has partnered with the firm since 2012, helping to expand office property assets to more than US$10 billion.
Ivanhoé, the real estate investment arm of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, said bringing on Callahan’s team of professionals will support next steps in its U.S. office strategy.
Ivanhoé Cambridge Acquires Callahan Capital Properties
Transaction Will Internalize All Investment and Asset Management Responsibilities.
September 20 2018
Ivanhoé Cambridge and Callahan Capital Properties (CCP) announce that they have completed a transaction that sets out the terms under which Ivanhoé Cambridge acquires CCP, effective immediately. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. Eastdil Secured advised on the transaction.
In 2012, Ivanhoé Cambridge entered into a strategic relationship with CCP with the mandate of significantly expanding its U.S. office properties platform. Over the years, the strategy was very successful, and, at the time of closing, the platform’s assets under management in the U.S. were in excess of US$10 billion.
“We thank Tim Callahan and Michael Colleran for helping us build a strong platform of high-quality office properties in the United States,” said Daniel Fournier, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ivanhoé Cambridge. “We are delighted to welcome a team of experienced professionals in this transition to Ivanhoé Cambridge and to prepare the strategy for the next steps in our plan for our U.S. Office platform.”
Tim Callahan, Chief Executive Officer of Callahan Capital Properties, noted “I am very proud of the results that this relationship has achieved over the past six years. Together we built a high-quality national office portfolio and executed numerous complex asset management strategies across the portfolio. I am equally proud of the dedication and contributions of each member of the Callahan team to building a highly efficient and valuable operating platform that will now continue to operate within Ivanhoé Cambridge. We wish them all continued success under the Ivanhoé Cambridge banner.”
List of Ivanhoé Cambridge Office assets in the United States:
One Boston Place (201 Washington St)*
10/120 South Riverside Plaza
125 South Wacker Drive
180 North LaSalle
515 North State*
River Point (444 W Lake St)*
410 17th Street
US Bank Tower
PacMutual (523 W 6th St)
85 Broad Street
1211 Avenue of the Americas
Three Bryant Park
999 Third Avenue
Newport Corporate Center
U.S. Bank Centre
*Managed by third parties
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