Frankfurt am Main, 28 June 2019
Frankfurt am Main, 28 June 2019 – Marcus Blumenthal will assume the role of Head of
Acquisition at benchmark. REAL Estate GmbH (benchmark.). The newly created position
docks directly onto the developer's executive management.
Marcus Blumenthal studied architecture and business administration at universities at home and abroad. He has over twenty years of experience in project development, most recently as managing director of arc.2 Consultant GmbH in Frankfurt am Main. "I have planned projects for many properties in almost all asset classes. I know just how crucial effective acquisition processes are for the success of project developments, particularly in the intensely competitive market environment we have today."
Götz U. Hufenbach, managing partner of benchmark., says: "With Marcus Blumenthal we have gained a highly experienced acquisition specialist. With his appointment, we are creating the foundations we need to react swiftly and flexibly to new business opportunities." Managing partner Martin Hantel adds: "The current market situation induces one to acquire projects at very high factors; often perhaps too high. We are meeting this challenge through accurate business development and a detailed due diligence review as part of our acquisition process."