Market-leading
sector specific
German real estate investment fund manager.

Greenman’s History

Premier Benchmark Property Ltd., t/a Greenman Investments (”Greenman”) is a market-leading sector specific German real estate investment fund manager. Our funds exclusively invest in German food dominated retail parks and food retail warehouses. Our funds are designed to maximise the conversion of rental income into annual investor distributions.

Operational Milestones

We are authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland as an Alternative Investment Fund Manager (”AIFM”) and hold a passport to provide AIFM services to AIFs seated in Luxembourg and other EU member states. Key operational milestones include:

Greenman is formed with the intention of becoming an owner and manager of German income producing real estate

2005

We assemble a portfolio of residential apartment buildings located in Berlin

2006

We launch our first Luxembourg seated German real estate fund, Greenman AUTO

2008

Greenman AUTO acquires three newly constructed
non-food commercial properties

2009

Greenman’s second fund, Greenman Accelerate is approved for investment via Friends First’s SDIO platform

2011

Our over subscribed third fund, Greenman Retail acquires two food retail parks located in Berlin

2013

We become the first Irish owned investment manager to be approved as an AIFM and our first AIF, the Luxembourg seated Greenman OPEN opens for investment to professional and well informed investors located throughout the EU

2014

We complete the €95m acquisition, by sale and lease back, of 29 EDEKA markets as a joint venture with a listed German real estate fund

2015

Retail+ completes the acquisition of its first hybrid centre, with a volume of c.€24.6m, anchored by REWE and located in Datteln, NRW

2015

Income PRO launches with €31m of equity. It is Greenman's first "own account" managed via Greenman Investments S.C.A SICAV-FIS, on behalf of RiverCrossing, a Sharia complaint Middle Eastern investor

2016

Retail+ is sucessfully converted into an open-ended structure allowing investors to access the fund on a continual basis. OPEN is Greenman's first open-ended investment scheme following a "buy and hold" strategy targeting food dominated commercial property

2016