UBS Asset Management’s (UBS-AM) Real Estate & Private Markets (REPM) business has appointed Rodolphe Brumm as a Portfolio Manager on its Infrastructure Equity team, based in London and effective immediately.
Brumm will be responsible for activities supporting the origination, analysis and execution of infrastructure equity investment opportunities across Europe. He joins REPM’s wider infrastructure platform which has in excess of EUR4 billion of AUM in debt and equity strategies.
Brumm joins UBS-AM with over 18 years of investment experience globally. He is relocating to London from San Francisco, USA where he spent the past two years acting as Senior Advisor to NextWorld Evergreen Fund, a family office, where he advised on investment strategies in the infrastructure services and technology space. Prior to this, he was a Managing Director at Ardian investment house, where he lead the acquisition team for energy and transportation investments, and was co-founder of Cube Infrastructure, a EUR1 billion fund based in Paris. He also held roles at Vinci Concessions, UBS Investment Bank and BNP Paribas in Paris, London and Hong Kong respectively.
Bronte Somes, Head of Infrastructure Equity EMEA at UBS-AM REPM, says: “Rodolphe is a high calibre candidate whose wealth of expertise will be of great benefit to our equity team as we continue to grow REPM’s wider multi-billion dollar fund business. The infrastructure sector is constantly evolving as an investable asset class in line with the increasing demand for institutional exposure to it; we need the best team in place to allow us to identify and swiftly execute the investment opportunities available in this market, in order to build an attractive portfolio of assets that provide long term stable income for our clients.”