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Jonathan Bayfield

Senior Associate Director, Research & Strategy, Real Assets

Main responsibilities

Jonathan is responsible for the UK and Ireland real estate strategy and research for Aviva Investors Real Assets. He has a significant role in influencing individual funds’ investment strategies and giving challenge and guidance on investment decision-making and portfolio construction across both equity and debt mandates. As part of his role Jonathan manages the thought leadership and insight program for Real Assets.

Experience and qualifications

Prior to joining Aviva Investors, Jonathan worked in JLL’s Retail Research and Consulting team, in the UK and Europe. Jonathan holds an MSc in Real Estate from Reading University's College of Estate Management and a BSc in Geography from University College London. He is a committee member for AREF’s Research and Information Committee and an active member of ULI, SPR and CREFC.