Mr Paul TOUSSAINT
CEO, Ascendas Funds Management (Australia)
Paul is responsible for the overall performance of Ascendas Reit’s Australian property portfolio and operations.
He was previously Chief Investment Officer of Commercial & Industrial Property Pty Ltd and was responsible for the development, strategy and performance of its investment management platform. He has over 25 years of real estate experience including funds management, property investment, client relationships, asset management, valuations and development. During his 15 years with ING Real Estate, Paul was Chief Executive Officer of ING Industrial Fund, an ASX-listed REIT which invested in industrial properties, business parks and office parks located in Australia, Canada and Western Europe. Prior to his current role, Paul held senior executive positions at Logos Australia, ING Real Estate, Heine Management and Knight Frank.
Paul holds a Diploma in Valuations from RMIT University in Melbourne, was appointed as a Valuer by the Valuers Qualification Board in 1988 and was admitted to the Australian Property Institute as an Associate Valuer in 1988 and Associate Land Economist in 1990.