David Dix is an Associate Partner with The Townsend Group based in London and is responsible for the management of client portfolios with a particular focus on real estate exposures.
Mr Dix has over 20 years’ experience in real estate investment and management in Europe, Asia and the United States. He joined TTG from CBRE Capital Advisors (London) where he was responsible for advising global clients on indirect real estate investment strategies. Prior to CBRE, Mr Dix spent was a principal with a Japanese fund manager (7 years), largely based in Tokyo, and with Macquarie Bank in Sydney, Australia (10 years). At Macquarie Bank, David initially focused on investment and financial (FX and interest rate) risk management advisory roles thereafter moving into fund management culminating in 3 years as CEO of a A$2.2bn cross-border listed REIT. He has been directly involved in the strategy development, capital raising and management of more than $3bn of real estate funds and provided strategy and investment advice to leading institutional real estate investors in the UK, US and Asia.
Mr Dix holds a MA in Land Economy from Cambridge University (UK) and a BA in Agricultural Economics from Sydney University (Australia).