Rockpoint to Close Frankfurt Office

Boston-based real estate investment management firm Rockpoint Group is consolidating its international activities in the firm’s London office. The firm will be closing its Frankfurt office at the end of this month. Michael A. Gerlich, Rockpoint’s German managing director and principal, has decided to leave Rockpoint and will form a company focusing on real estate investments in Germany.

PRESS RELEASE

As part of a continued focus on investment opportunities located primarily in the United States, Rockpoint Group, L.L.C. announced today that it is consolidating its international activities in the firm’s London office. To that end, Rockpoint will be closing its Frankfurt office at the end of this month. Michael A. Gerlich, Rockpoint’s German Managing Director and Principal, has decided to leave Rockpoint and will form a company focusing on real estate investments in Germany. In this capacity, Gerlich will continue to provide services to Rockpoint, thereby providing for a smooth transition of asset management for existing Rockpoint assets in Germany.

About Rockpoint

Rockpoint Group, L.L.C. (“Rockpoint”) is a real estate investment management firm with primary offices in Boston, Dallas, San Francisco, and London. The Firm employs a fundamental value approach to investing and maintains a hands-on focus on a key set of asset classes in select geographic regions, with a primary emphasis on opportunities in the United States. Since its inception in 2003, Rockpoint has sponsored six private investment funds and three co-investment vehicles with capital commitments of over $6 billion. The Firm’s seven managing members have been working and investing together for between 12 and 17 years.

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