DeA Capital Real Estate France is a dynamic Real Estate Investment Manager and Asset Manager with a focus on creating value across all its investments. The mission of the company is to invest in Real Estate and provide support to manage Real Estate assets through the entire investment cycle and thanks to an highly-regarded professional team.



DeA Capital RE France will originate investment opportunities and execute the deal by selecting the best approach in order to deliver strong returns. Our strategy is to focus on commercial property – office, hotel, retail, student housing, residential – assets selected for their ability to generate value. Discretionary funds or separate accounts depending on the risk profile of the asset. We are able to cover a large base of investment profile from Core to value-add/opportunist assets for which we will maximize performance through skilled and experienced asset management.



Some of the Clients the Group is working with:


DeA Capital Real Estate France represents DeA Capital Group's first step in creating a pan-European real estate platform, via Group subsidiaries through local Senior Management Teams. The Company, headquarter in Paris, is a joint venture between the DeA Capital Group and a local Senior Management team with a proven track record in the French real estate sector. The activities of the new Company will be developed around the Opportunistic, Value-Added and Core+ segments, with investments placed via both special purpose vehicles and institutional funds.


Emanuele Caniggia

Emanuele Caniggia, CEO of DeA Capital Real Estate SGR (DeA Capital Group), is Chairman and Partner in DeA Capital Real Estate France. During his business career, he has established numerous companies such as Ar.Co.Graph (1988). in 1996 he founded Abaco Services, then Abaco Team which became a leader in real-estate services. From 2009 to 2012, he was a member of the Boards of Directors of Gabetti Property Solutions, Gabetti Agency, Patrigest and TreeRe. He founded IRE, formerly First Atlantic RE. Member of the Scientific Committee of EIRE, of QI, he sits on the Governing Council of Assoimmobiliare, and heads the association's Real-Estate Services Committee.

Emanuele Dubini

Emanuele Dubini joined, as Managing Partner, DeA Capital Real Estate building up the French Operations. Previously in 2015, he joined FREO Group and expanded solidly the French, Iberia & Italian operations. He brings 25 years of experience in the industry and was previously CEO for GE Capital Real Estate in France, Italy and Spain for equity and lending activity. Prior to that, he was at BNP Paribas Real Estate and BNL Fondi Immobiliari heading the Capital markets team. Earlier, he was MD of Asset Management and board member of selected JVs between Pirelli Re and Morgan Stanley.

Michael Foster
Partner & Senior ADV

Michael Foster is a Partner and Senior Advisor for DeA Capital Real Estate France, with over 35 years of experience in RE in 13 countries, worldwide. Experiences in Morgan Stanley, CEO of MSREF, consultancy to clients in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Turkey and USA. Experiences in Goldman Sachs W. Funds; prior to Goldman, he was Director of Operations and Corporate Real Estate at TIE/Communications in Shelton and VP of Operations at Citibank.

Pierre Julin

Pierre Julin joined DeA Capital Real Estate France in 2018 and supports the investment and asset management strategy. He has over 11 years experience in M & A, financing, investments and executed many transactions across Europe. (FREO; GE Capital; FMP). Pierre Julin graduated from NEOMA Business School, France.

Stanislas de Gabrielli

Stanislas de Gabrielli joined DeA Capital Real Estate France in February 2019 as investment manager. Previously he was part of the pan-European acquisition team of Meyer Bergman in London (multiple transactions in France, Germany, Norway and Italy). Before, he worked for Unibail-Rodamco in France and Germany. Stanislas graduated from ESSEC Business School, France.


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