Senior Vice President / Market Leader - Germany

Peter Schuijlenburg has 20 years of industry experience.  He joined Hillwood in August 2014 and serves as Senior Vice President, leading Hillwood’s Western European operations.  Based in Hillwood’s Frankfurt office, Peter and his team are responsible for growing and managing the company’s business in Germany, as well as exploring new opportunities in other Western European countries.

Peter previously was a partner at Palmira Capital, a Frankfurt based real estate investment and asset management company.  Focusing on industrial properties, he managed Palmira’s expansion into other European markets and provided new sources of equity.  Preceding that, Peter served five years as Vice President/General Manager in Germany for AMB Property Corporation, the San Francisco based industrial property REIT.  During his tenure, Peter was driving AMB’s growth in Germany and he and his team successfully acquired, developed and managed a high quality industrial portfolio of 4-million square feet.  Following the merger in 2011, Peter was promoted to Senior Vice President and Regional Head of Northern Europe. In his role, he assumed responsibility for Prologis’ 40-million square foot portfolio in Germany, Austria, Benelux and Scandinavia.  Peter was also previously with Jones Lang LaSalle and Aareal Bank AG.  Throughout his career, Peter has been responsible for transactions of more than €1bn.

Peter holds a law degree from Leiden University (Netherlands).  He is fluent in Dutch (native), German and English and currently lives in Frankfurt, Germany.