Managing Director | CPP Investments
Thomas Jackson heads CPP Investment’s UK real estate business and is responsible for all investment and asset management activity in the region, which include direct joint venture investments into the office, retail, logistics, life sciences and built-for-rent residential sectors. He was also responsible for CPP Investment’s entry into the student housing sector in the UK, first with the acquisition of the Liberty Living business, which was recently merged into Unite plc, of which Jackson is now a board member. Beyond the UK, he is responsible for CPP Investment’s real estate investment activity in Germany and the CEE region and was previously instrumental in its transactional activity in Spain, the Nordics and some of its first investments in India. Prior to joining CPP Investments in 2011, Jackson was a vice president in the real estate investment banking team at Macquarie bank, focused on M&A transactions within UK and European public and private real estate companies.