Who We Are
South is a real estate investment management company with 20 years property and private equity investment experience and highly valuable relationships in the Portuguese market.
Our local expertise was built through 15 years of on-the-ground presence where we gained deep understanding of Portuguese property market dynamics. We offer our partners a value-add approach to investment in the country, with full alignment of interests.
Target transactions include portfolio deals as well as corporate platforms with total equity investments of above EUR 50 million (at the vehicle level).
Track record. Our team has collectively been involved in real estate and private equity transactions totaling EUR 22 billion.
Founder & Managing Partner
Prior to founding South, Elizabeth was Deputy Chief Investment Officer of Unibail-Rodamco, with EUR 30 billion under management. Based in Lisbon, she led the execution of commercial real estate transactions in Europe and Brazil, joint-ventures, as well as several of the group’s divestitures.
Swan joined South in May 2016 to focus on all legal and administrative aspects of South’s activities. Swan oversees contractual relationships for South’s commercial real estate business and transactions, including prospects, due diligence, acquisition, and asset management.
Luís joined South in August 2016 and focuses on the due diligence and execution of commercial real estate transactions. At South, he has managed several portfolio assets of international investors and provided financial consulting services for international investors with interest in the Portuguese market.