Guillaume Poitrinal appointed at Capital & Regional
Published: 10 October, 2016
First UK role for top European retail property executive
Guillaume Poitrinal has been appointed as a non-executive director at Capital & Regional, with effect from 1 November 2016. Poitrinal brings experience from a successful career in real estate, and shopping centres in particular, most prominently at Unibail-Rodamco, one of Europe’s largest commercial property companies, which he joined in 1995 and where he served as chief executive between 2005 and 2013.
Poitrinal said: "Capital & Regional is a great company with a strong portfolio of shopping centres and ambitious plans to grow. I am therefore pleased to be joining the Capital & Regional team and am looking forward to contributing to the company’s future plans.”
Capital & Regional chairman John Clare said: "Guillaume is one of the most well regarded figures in European real estate and brings with him a wealth of highly relevant experience and knowledge of the shopping centre sector which will be of great value to the company."
At the same time Clare confirmed that C&R executive director Mark Bourgeois would be leaving the company at a date still to be confirmed.