Scroll to the top
More Websites
Our Manager, Tritax Group is a logistics real estate fund manager focused on delivering sustainable, long-term income and capital growth.

Tritax Group manage over 50m+ sq ft of high-quality assets integral to modern supply chains. As leading sector specialists, they bring a deep understanding of our market, a broad network of contacts and the capabilities we require to identify and sustainably deliver innovative investment opportunities.

Our Manager’s culture is agile and entrepreneurial, enabling us to move rapidly to secure the best opportunities. They have an unparalleled ability to put new ideas into action creating value for investors, occupiers and wider society. 

Tritax is headquartered in London with over 50 professionals. It is authorised and regulated by the FCA.

The Manager

1 of 12
Mehdi Bourassi
Mehdi Bourassi
Jo Blackshaw
Anisha D'Cruz
James Dunlop
Henry Franklin
Catherine Fry
Freddie James
Alina Iorgulescu
Nick Preston
Mehtab Rauf
Phil Redding
Alicia Warren

Mehdi Bourassi Finance Director

As Finance Director, Mehdi is responsible for historical and strategic financial matters in relation to the Tritax EuroBox including financial reporting, transaction structuring, corporate compliance and the Company's wider capital market activities.

LinkedIn

Jo Blackshaw Investor Relations Director

As part of Tritax Group's investors relations team, Jo has primary responsibility for Tritax EuroBox's investor engagement.

LinkedIn

Anisha D'Cruz Legal Counsel

Anisha is responsible for oversight and management of the Company’s transactions and legal matters in all areas of the business

LinkedIn

James Dunlop Partner, CEO Investment

As Partner of Tritax Group and joint CEO, James is responsible for identifying, sourcing and structuring suitable investment assets for the Company as well as handling the disposal of assets.

LinkedIn

Henry Franklin Partner, Chief Operations Officer

As Partner of Tritax Group and COO Henry oversees operations. He is also responsible for providing general legal counsel, structuring of transactions and capital market financing.

LinkedIn

Catherine Fry Head of Compliance

Catherine is responsible for ensuring the activities of the Company are conducted within the legal, regulatory and organisational frameworks. 

LinkedIn

Freddie James Assistant Fund Manager

As Assistant Fund Manager to Tritax EuroBox, Freddie is responsible for portfolio management, investment strategy implementation and transaction origination and execution.

LinkedIn

Alina Iorgulescu Assistant Fund Manager

As Assistant Fund Manager to Tritax EuroBox, Alina is responsible for portfolio management, investment strategy implementation and transaction origination and execution.

LinkedIn

Nick Preston Partner, Fund Manager

As Fund Manager to Tritax EuroBox, Nick is responsible for overseeing the strategic decision making for EuroBox and implementation at both property and business level. Nick became a partner of the Tritax Group in 2020.

LinkedIn

Mehtab Rauf Fund Controller

Mehtab Rauf joined Tritax in August 2017 as Group Financial Controller. He is responsible for managing the finance function of Tritax EuroBox entities in the UK, Germany, Italy, Jersey, Netherlands and the Nordics.

LinkedIn

Phil Redding Partner, Director of Investment Strategy

As Director of Investment Strategy for Tritax Group, Phil is responsible for delivering and implementing strategic investment advice for the Company. He also chairs the Tritax EuroBox Investment Committee.

LinkedIn

Alicia Warren Deputy Company Secretary

As Chartered Secretary, Alicia is responsible for ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and best practice corporate governance for the Company.

LinkedIn

The Board is responsible for promoting the long-term sustainable success of the Company and generating value for both shareholders and other stakeholders through effective leadership.

The size, structure and composition of the Board ensures that it has the right combination of skills, experience, and knowledge to enable the Company to fulfil its strategic objectives.

To see the Board’s full biographies please click here. 

Robert Orr (2)

Robert Orr

Independent Chairman
Appointed: 5 June 2018

Committee memberships

  • Chairman of the Nomination Committee
  • Member of the Management Engagement Committee

Relevant skills and experience:

  • Extensive board experience at a strategic and operational level in the real estate industry, most significantly as JLL Inc.’s European CEO and currently as a Non-Executive Director of M&G European Property Fund SICAV
  • Chartered surveyor with an in-depth knowledge of the real estate industry, in particular the European real estate markets
  • Founded the International Capital Group for JLL in 2005, establishing strong relationships with international investors seeking real estate investment opportunities

Significant previous external experience

  • JLL Inc.’s European Chief Executive Officer
  • Non-Executive Director of RDI REIT P.L.C.
  • Non-Executive Director of Tishman Speyer Properties UK Limited
  • Senior Advisor to Canaccord Genuity Limited

Principal external appointments:

  • Non-Executive Director of M&G European Property Fund SICAV and Non-Executive Manager of M&G Real Estate Funds Management S.a.r.l.
  • Chairman of the advisory board of APCOA Parking Holdings GmbH
  • Member of the Investment Advisory Committees of EQT Real Estate
  • Senior Adviser to Blue Coast Capital (Lewis Trust Group)
  • Investment Committee member of ESAS Holding
1568Keith Mansfield (1)

Keith Mansfield

Senior Independent Director
Apppointed: 5 June 2018

Board committee memberships:

  • Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Management Engagement Committee
  • Member of the Nomination Committee

Relevant skills and experience:

  • Chartered accountant with extensive experience of leading significant international transactions
  • Partner at PwC for 22 years where he developed a specialisation in the real estate industry, serving as regional Chairman of PwC in London for seven years

Significant previous external experience:

  • Partner at Pricewaterhouse Cooper (“PwC”) for 22 years
  • Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Tarsus Group plc
  • Chairman and Non-Executive Director of RTSB Ltd

Principal external appointments:

  • Chairman of Albemarle Fairoaks Airport Limited
  • Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Motorpoint Group PLC
  • Senior Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Digital 9 Infrastructure plc
1600Taco De Groot (1)

Taco de Groot

Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed: 5 June 2018

Board committee memberships:

  • Chairman of the Management Engagement Committee
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Nomination Committee

Relevant skills and experience:

  • Chartered surveyor with significant experience in the real estate and investment funds markets
  • Experienced Non-Executive Director, CEO and Partner across a number of pan-European real estate and investment companies

Significant previous external experience:

  • One of the founding partners of M7 Real Estate LLP in the UK
  • Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of Vastned Retail NV, a European retail property company listed on Euronext Amsterdam
  • One of the founding partners of GPT/Halverton LLP, Heston Real Estate B.V. and Rubens Capital Partners
  • Chief Executive Officer of Cortona Holdings BV, Amsterdam

Principal external appointments:

  • Advisor for E22 Capital; a US residential real estate investment company
  • CEO of UrbanInterest; a large family office with a real estate portfolio of residential, office and retail assets
  • Visiting lecturer at the University of Amsterdam and Hogeschool of Rotterdam
  • Non-Executive Director of EPP NV, a real estate investment company that operates throughout Poland
1849Eva Lotta Sjostedt (1)

Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt

Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed: 10 December 2019

Board committee memberships:

  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Management Engagement Committee

Relevant skills and experience:

  • Global senior executive with an in-depth knowledge of global retail, supply chain and digital transformation strategy

Significant previous external experience:

  • CEO of Georg Jensen, a Scandinavian luxury jewellery and home design brand
  • CEO of Karstadt, a German premium luxury department store chain
  • Various senior roles at IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing brand, over a ten-year period including:
    – Deputy Global Retail Manager, responsible for the development and implementation of Ikea’s global omnichannel strategy
    – CEO of IKEA Holland
    – Deputy Retail Manager at IKEA Japan, responsible for developing and growing the IKEA brand across Japan

Principal external appointments:

  • Supervisory Board Member at METRO AG, a leading international wholesale and food service company
  • Non-Executive Director of Elisa Corporation, a telecommunications company registered on the Nasdaq Helsinki
  • Founder and Senior Advisor of KUNO Leadership Community
Sarah Whitney December 2019

Sarah Whitney

Independent Non-Executive Director  
Appointed: 14 February 2022

Board committee memberships:

  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Management Engagement Committee

Relevant skills and experience:

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants with an extensive career advising boards on strategy, corporate finance, and real estate related matters, in both senior executive roles and complimentary non-executive roles.

Significant previous external experience:

  • Non-executive Director of St Modwen Properties PLC
  • Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee of The Land Trust (pro bono)
  • Partner, Corporate Finance at PwC
  • Head of the Consulting & Research business at DTZ Holdings (now Cushman & Wakefield)
  • Executive Director heading the Government & Infrastructure team at CBRE

Principal external appointments:

  • Chair of the Audit and Management Engagement Committee of JPMorgan Global Growth & Income PLC
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of BBGI Global Infrastructure S.A
  • Trustee and Chair of the Investment Committee of The Canal & River Trust (pro bono)
HAMMERSBACH, HQ, DROHNEN LUFTBILDER360, 015 (1)
News Agreed new leases on two assets in Germany and Belgium

Tritax EuroBox plc, which invests in high-quality, prime logistics real…

Screenshot 1
News Results for the six months ended 31 March 2022

Asset management and rental growth unlocking value

Atriafosie 43
News Acquisition of logistics development site in prime Swedish logistics market in Malmö

Tritax EuroBox plc, which invests in high-quality, prime logistics real…

Eurobox Home Page
News Eleventh investment in Germany for Tritax EuroBox

ACQUISITION OF PRIME LOGISTICS ASSET IN THE DUSSELDORF LOGISTICS REGION…

DSC01497[4]
News Acquisition of prime logistics asset in The Netherlands, pre-let to top 4 global food retailer

Tritax EuroBox plc forward funds Logistics Capital Partners’ development of…

Sarah Whitney December 2019
News Appointment of new NED and Board committee changes

Appointment of Sarah Whitney as a Non-Executive Director of the…

Swedish Miage
News Acquisition of prime logistics asset in Sweden

Forward funded development of prime logistics asset in Sweden for…

News Full Year Results for the 12 Months Ended 30 September 2021

Tritax EuroBox plc and BOXE, which invests in a high-quality…

News Notice of Annual Results

Tritax EuroBox plc (ticker: EBOX (Sterling) and BOXE (Euro)), which…

News Acquisition of a Third Sustainable Asset in a Key Logistics Hub in Italy

Tritax EuroBox plc (“Tritax EuroBox” or the “Company”) (ticker: EBOX…

News Ninth investment in Germany for Tritax EuroBox

Acquisition of logistics assets in the Rhine-Ruhr Region of Germany…