Adam Calman is a Principal of The Townsend Group, having opened the European office for Townsend in 2009. His responsibilities in the EMEA region have previously included sourcing of new investment opportunities, the representation of Townsend client capital invested in Europe, the development of the firm’s European macro economic view and the crafting of a number of new client relationships across the region, especially those with multi real asset strategies. He is now focused exclusively on business development across EMEA.
Prior to joining The Townsend Group, Adam previously held positions as a Finance Director within various real estate groups, including Canary Wharf plc and Nomura Principal Finance Group. Prior to joining Townsend he was co-head of Corporate Finance at the Cushman & Wakefield Capital Markets Group in London. Throughout his career, he has acted as both principal investor and advisor on real estate transactions worth in excess of $6.5bn across the globe.
Adam is a Chartered Accountant with over two decades of experience in the real estate industry, having qualified with PWC in London. He received a Masters degree in Property Investment and Finance from City University Business School and jointly designed and delivered the first Real Estate Finance Elective on the Executive MBA program at INSEAD in Paris.