Avignon Capital bolsters team with new hire


Avignon Capital, the European property investment and asset management firm have appointed Elmar Schilling as an asset management consultant.

Based in Germany, Elmar will work with Avignon’s asset management team on Avignon’s existing German portfolio and future acquisitions.

Elmar has over 30 years of experience, 15 of those years working for real estate investors across Germany. Prior to working in real estate, Elmar worked in management consulting, M&A and transaction services with subsidiaries of Deutsche Bank and HVB/Uni Credit

Patrick Flaton, Managing Partner at Avignon Capital said: “Elmar’s appointment reflects our commitment to growing our on the ground presence in Germany. The German market remains an investment focus for Avignon, with over €200m of assets already managed there.

Given his extensive experience working across Germany, Avignon will benefit from his on the ground experience and he will support Avignon in maximizing the performance from the existing portfolio for our clients.

As Avignon continues with its ambitious growth plans, Elmar is a great new addition to bolster the Avignon team.”

This hire follows the appointment of Jacco van Pelt and Paul Findlay last month.

Elmar Schilling Avignon Capital