Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
Dr. Wulf Meinel (German nationality) has over 30 years of real estate experience as an investment manager, banker and real estate lawyer.
Since 2017 Dr. Meinel is the CEO of Frasers Property Europe headquartered in Amsterdam. Frasers Property Europe owns, develops, manages and invests in logistics and light industrial properties in Germany, Austria and The Netherlands with currently over € 2 bil. assets under management.
Frasers Property plc Singapore acquired Geneba Properties NV in 2017, which he built and lead since 2014 as its CEO with the financial support of Catalyst Capital. Geneba was formed in a credit restructuring and turned around into a "pure play" core European logistics and light industrial investment business between 2014 and 2016. Since 2017 Frasers Property Europe was enlarged to be a dedicated investor, developer and asset manager in the industrial property sector in Europe with further property acquisitions and the integration of the development business of Alpha Industrial, Germany.
From 2001 until 2012 Dr. Meinel was a Managing Director/Partner at The Carlyle Group and in charge of Carlyle`s German real estate practice. During his tenure at Carlyle he realised growth and expansion strategies with investments into major property developments, turnarounds and redevelopments of German commercial assets and played a key role in raising over € 3.5 billion for Carlyle`s three Real Estate Funds in Europe (CEREP I, II, III).
Prior he held management positions at LaSalle Investment Management and German mortgage banks. Dr. Meinel studied law in Bonn and Freiburg, holds a PhD degree in European law and a Master degree in Political Science (University of Freiburg). He is fluent in German, English, French and Italian. Dr. Meinel is married, has five children and lives in Zurich, Switzerland.