BIOGRAPHY - Hideki Kurata - EN

Head of Real Estate Private Equity, Real Assets

  • Hideki is currently Head of Real Estate Private Equity. He is responsible for the continued development of the Data Centre investment program, as well as for the design and implementation of Real Estate Private Equity business strategy.

  • Hideki joined AXA IM - Real Assets in 2014 to take on the responsibilities of the Alternatives & Special Situations team. His team was responsible for real estate in alternative asset classes such as hotels, healthcare-related properties, data centres, and forestry. Hideki has extensive pan-European experience in real estate transactions.

  • Hideki previously spent twelve years at GE Capital, where he held various positions in mergers and acquisitions and business development roles responsible for the origination, execution and management of strategic transactions. Notably, Hideki headed the Healthcare Real Estate team between 2007 and 2009 where he managed a pan-European team of healthcare investment professionals and a portfolio of Healthcare real estate assets across France, the UK and Germany.

  • Prior to GE Capital, he worked in JP Morgan’s Real Estate Investment Banking group and BNP Paribas’ project finance team.

  • Hideki has 20 years of experience in the financial services and real estate industry.

  • Hideki holds a Masters Degree in Economics from Paris X University, is a graduate of ESCP Europe and holds an MBA from INSEAD.