Wigan Acquisitions & ‘Ceresa’ in short

ABOUT

  • Close to 230 year-old UK family business origination (ref. Wigan & Co est. 1790)
  • Past 15 year principal investment focus on Central and South Eastern Europe (‘CEE’ & ‘SEE’)
  • Specialist originator of direct real estate investments across Europe (‘WE & CEE’)
  • Local partners based in Budapest, Vienna, Warsaw, Prague, Zagreb, Tivat (Montenegro) and Madrid covering Europe
  • Targeting above average risk-adjusted returns for our equity partners through applying a disciplined and proactive approach focused on underlying property fundamentals

CERESA

  • Wigan Acquisitions initiated Central Europe Real Estate Separate Account Investments (‘CERESA’) for principal equity partners targeting CEE & WE
  • Team track record of circa €220m of transactions to date (Q3-19)
  • Offers investors the opportunity to efficiently access pan-European real estate markets while minimising risk and operational complexities through a bespoke investment platform with local asset management capabilities

Why we’re different…

As a family office, Wigan Acquisitions co-invests with its committed joint venture equity partners targeting direct real estate investments with the potential to create value through effective local asset management; whilst remaining focused on longer-term capital growth and preservation.

Company is unique to focus on specialized co-investment opportunities in the local markets that we’re based in.

Where we specialise…

Primarily focused on pan-European real estate investments, asset management and capital-raising, Wigan Acquisitions remains committed to our family origin in the United Kingdom, combined with having an office in Central Europe for being best placed to specialise in regional off-market investment sourcing, acquisitions and local asset management.