Mexico City, September 22, 2021 – Terrafina (“TERRA”) (BMV: TERRA13), a leading Mexican industrial real estate investment trust (“FIBRA”), externally advised by PGIM Real Estate and dedicated to the acquisition, development, lease, and management of industrial real estate properties in Mexico, announced today that, Timothy J. Pire has been appointed as an independent member of the Technical Committee.
Mr. Pire has over 30 years of professional experience across several functions in the real estate industry. In his several positions he developed an extensive leadership track record in REIT management where he was responsible for fund raising, investments, P&L management, and operations at different real estate platforms across the United States, Asia, and Europe. In addition, Mr. Pire is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin, Madison for MBA students with a specialty in real estate and holds a board position with AREIT.
Most recently, Mr. Pire served as an independent board member at Monogram Residential Trust, where he chaired the Audit Committee. Previously, he spent over 26 years at Heitman LLC, where his last position was as Chief Investment Officer, Senior Managing Director, and Global Strategist for the Public Securities Unit. In that position he led the public securities investment function and assisted in providing firm-wide global economic and real estate outlooks. Mr. Pire holds a BBA in Banking and Finance and an MBA focused on real estate from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and a National Association of Corporate Director Governance Fellow. He is also an active member of the National Association of Real Estate Investment (NAREIT) where he is member of the Institutional Investor Committee.
Alberto Chretin, CEO and Chairman of Terrafina’s Technical Committee commented: “As part of our continuous commitment to strengthen our corporate governance with independent business leaders in our Technical Committee, I am pleased to welcome Tim Pire, who with his ample international industrial real estate experience, will contribute to Terrafina’s growth. Additionally, we would like to thank our partner PGIM Real Estate, who had an important role in the search and recommendation of a pool of international candidates that were evaluated by the Nominations Committee.”
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Terrafina (BMV:TERRA13) is a Mexican real estate investment trust formed primarily to acquire, develop, lease and manage industrial real estate properties in Mexico. Terrafina’s portfolio consists of attractive, strategically located warehouses and other light manufacturing properties throughout the Central, Bajio and Northern regions of Mexico. It is internally managed by highly qualified industry specialists and externally advised by PGIM Real Estate.
Terrafina owns 283 real estate properties, including 274 developed industrial facilities with a collective GLA of approximately 38.9 million square feet and 9 land reserve parcels, designed to preserve the organic growth capability of the portfolio. Terrafina’s objective is to provide attractive risk-adjusted returns for the holders of its certificates through stable distributions and capital appreciations. Terrafina aims to achieve this objective through a successful performance of its industrial real estate and complementary properties, strategic acquisitions, access to a high level of institutional support, and an effective management and corporate governance structure. For more information, please visit www.terrafina.mx/en.
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1As of June 30, 2021. Includes US$43.3 billion in assets under management (AUA).
2 Includes legacy lending through PGIM’s parent company, PFI.
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