Felix Fels joined Townsend in 2015 and currently works as a Vice President in San Francisco. Mr. Fels is involved in portfolio management for $1.5 billion of discretionary real estate assets under management and investment advisory for clients totaling $30 billion of real estate allocations. His responsibilities include strategic and investment planning, portfolio management, investment due diligence and execution, portfolio analytics and performance reporting. Mr. Fels was temporarily based out of Townsend’s London office to assist with European investment efforts and client relationships before returning to Townsend’s San Francisco office.
Prior to joining Townsend in 2015, Mr. Fels interned for IDS Real Estate Group in Los Angeles and DWS Group in Frankfurt, Germany, where he assisted with macro research and portfolio management of multi-asset strategies.
Mr. Fels graduated magna cum laude with a BA in Economics from Occidental College, where he managed part of the college’s endowment in an equities and fixed income portfolio for two years.