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David Diemer

Fund Manager, Real Estate

Main responsibilities

David is Fund Manager for the AIPL Property Fund. His role involves development and execution of fund and asset investment strategy; deal origination and transaction management; delivery of value enhancement through asset and development management and investor relations across the fund’s institutional investor base.

Experience and qualifications

Prior to assuming his current role, David was responsible for the investment management of the Aviva Life Funds With Profits and other client real estate portfolios. Before then he was head of the UK Out of Town Retail and Leisure asset management team. The team led on capital transactions as well as asset enhancement initiatives for all assets in the sector managed by Aviva Investors. As well as leading management the team also carried out development activity, both directly and in conjunction with partners. He has also worked on a large pooled fund aimed at retail investors, focussing on capital transactions.

Before joining Aviva Investors, David worked in asset management for listed and privately held real estate investment and development companies. He started his carer at an agency practice.

David holds a BSc (Hons) in Urban Estate Surveying from Nottingham Trent University and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.