Benson Elliot Capital Management, a private equity real estate firm launched by former Doughty Hanson real estate head Marc Mogull, has appointed Trish Geery as a partner in the firm.
Geery joined Dubai Investment Group in 2004. While there, she was responsible for more than €1 billion of real estate investments and built the European investment team and established an office in London.
Geery started her real estate career at Goldman Sachs in New York in 1994, later based in Paris and London. From 2002, she headed the $220 million GS Core Plus Real Estate Income Fund.
Benson Elliot Real Estate Partners II will make investments in European real estate assets primarily in the UK, Germany, Scandinavia, Italy, France and Central and Eastern Europe.