Quantus Real Estate is a highly regulated investment manager focusing on real estate and real estate debt.
We manage directly held real estate as well as real estate loans with a market value above two billion Swiss francs.
OUR INVESTMENT CRITERIA
Benefit from our expertise, which enables us to handle both investment-intensive and complex transactions swiftly. You can find our detailed investment criteria here.
We advise institutional and private property investors on the following topics relating to the management of their property assets:
- Portfolio management
- Portfolio strategy
- Financing strategy
- Set up of tax-, cost- and capital-efficient investment solutions
- Selection, management, coordination and controlling of operating real estate service providers
- Conversion from direct property ownership to indirect liquid property assets
REAL ESTATE DEBT
Our real estate debt clients benefit from our in-depth industry knowledge and global network of specialists. We advise our real estate finance clients in the following areas:
- Advisor and arranger of equity and debt for development projects, property companies and investment vehicles
- Capital market disciplines
- Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) as well as spin-offs in the real estate industry
Learn more about financing mission-critical real estate: Quantus Real Estate Finance.
Through club deals, we offer institutional and private investors the opportunity to participate in our own project developments with equity or loans.
Over the past years, we have executed numerous portfolio and individual property transactions on our clients behalf. We support our clients in both sales and acquisitions and provide expert advice on complex transactions.
WORKOUT AND RECOVERY MANAGEMENT
Our workout and recovery management team uses appropriate measures to maximize the return of non-performing loans to lenders.
Below you will find some references of our activities. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to know more about us and our projects.
PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AND SALE AS CONDOMINIUMS
PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AND SALE AS CONDOMINIUMS
PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AND SALE AS RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE PROJECT
SALE OF A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE PROJECT (OFFICE, HOTEL, COMMERCIAL)
SALE OF A MIXED USE REAL ESTATE PROJECT (RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL)
SALE OF A COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO
Dielsdorf, Egerkingen, Heerbrugg, Lenzburg, St. Gallen
SALE OF A RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO
SALE OF A SHOPPING CENTER
Centro 6, Glarus
SALE OF A HOTEL
SALE OF A PROPERTY
Via Puzzainas, St. Moritz
SALE OF AN ASSET BACKED NON-PERFORMING LOAN
Refinancing of a Zurich based real estate company
Quantus Real Estate is a business unit of Quantus. Quantus focuses solely on managing the wealth of private, professional and institutional investors.
The success of Quantus is based on reliability, professional expertise and independence. This should remain as it is. For this reason Quantus, as an owner-managed enterprise, is not linked to other companies through capital, nor is it subject to the influence of any other outside party.
Quantus was established in 1980 and is an account-holding securities firm authorised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA.
The regulation, monitoring and function of Swiss securities firms are largely identical to those of Swiss banks.
Quantus is furthermore a member of the Swiss Bankers Association, esisuisse, the Deposit Protection of Banks and Securities firms as well as a member of the SIX Swiss Exchange. Investor protection is the core mission of all of these institutions.
In 2015 Quantus has established the DAI Investment Foundation (DAI). DAI is supervised by the Supervisory Commission of the Occupational Pension Plan (OAK BV) and a member of KGAST. KGAST investment foundations must meet strict quality standards.
Learn more about Quantus.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chairman of the Board of Directors
lic. oec. HSG
Since 2000 Urs Küng has been co-responsible for the strategic leadership of Quantus. His professional expertise includes Investment Banking, Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Recovery Management.
André M. Schreier
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors
lic. rer. pol. / Swiss Banking School
Since 2001 André M. Schreier has been co-responsible for the strategic leadership of Quantus. His professional expertise includes leading a bank as CEO, investment banking, commercial banking, recovery management, consulting and the diplomatic service.
Member of the Board of Directors
lic. oec. publ. / Master of Arts,
Swiss Certified Accountant,
Audit Expert FAOA
Since 2016 Danny Hübner has been co-responsible for the strategic leadership of Quantus. His professional expertise includes. His professional expertise includes extensive experience in the field of auditing, in particular with banks and securities firms.
lic. oec. HSG
Since 2000 Urs Küng has been responsible for the general management and the Investment Banking of Quantus. Prior to that, he worked for Credit Suisse and Ernst & Young in the areas of Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Recovery Management.
Dr. Stefan Binderheim
PhD in Economics
Since 2008 Dr. Stefan Binderheim has been responsible for the Asset and Wealth Management of Quantus. Prior to that, he worked for UBS, Bank Leu and ifund services as Portfolio Manager.
Since 1994 Rolf Biber has been responsible for the financial management of Quantus. Prior to that, he worked for national and international companies as CFO.
Specialist in Finance and Accounting with Swiss Federal Certificate
Since 2010 Andrea Wegmann has been responsible for the operational management of Quantus. Prior to that, she was responsible for the Mid and Back Office at ifund services.
MA UZH in Banking and Finance
Since 2020 Adrian Friedli has been responsible for the Investment Management. Prior to that, he worked for Ernst & Young in the areas of Transaction Support, Valuation & Business Modeling and Mergers & Acquisitions, as well as for Credit Suisse in Private Banking.
Since 2017 Julia Riesenmann has been coordinating Legal and Compliance at Quantus. Prior to that, she worked in the wealth management department of a bank.
As a responsible company, we are guided by the following sustainability criteria and are convinced that this creates added value for our investors.
Economical use of resources, for example through the digitalization of processes
Compliance with international and national standards such as LEED or Minergie
Focus on renewable energies such as photovoltaic systems
With our investments in commercial and industrial real estate, we significantly contribute to the development of the Swiss SME landscape
With our residential projects we create high-quality living space
We enter into long-term partnerships with our investors and tenants
Fair play is important to us, both with regard to our employees and our external stakeholders
Avoidance of conflicts of interest through mutually independent bodies
Transparent and evidence-driven investment decision-making process with the involvement of independent and recognized external experts
Regular audits by external auditing bodies, including FINMA