Céline Pillet


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Job title

Head of Real Estate Debt Continental Europe

Joined Aviva Investors



Main responsibilities

Céline heads the Aviva Investors European Real Estate Debt team and is responsible for the origination and management of real estate finance assets across internal and external euro mandates.

Experience and qualifications

Céline joined from CBRE Capital Advisors. First based in London and then in Paris, she advised borrowers in their financing process, from initial analysis to closing and funding. Prior to CBRE, Céline was in charge of the Real Estate Finance at Cromwell Property Group In London, with a focus on raising debt for the company’s real estate acquisition across Europe, refinancing/restructuring existing loans and building relationship with lenders. Before that, she held various positions at Société Générale in the Real Estate Finance department.

Céline holds a Master degree in Finance and Real Estate Management from the University of Paris Dauphine.