Wigan Acquisitions Track Record

  • Capital-raising & asset management for CEE’s largest privately owned mixed-use development company
  • Private investor introductions for ex-naval port privatisation
  • Acquisition & management of food retail-anchored assets across Central & Eastern Europe for regional platform of US pension fund
  • Distressed debt work-out investments for private-equity backed fund
  • Capital raising for Budapest-based hotel & entertainment group
  • Capital raising for leading FTSE 250 plc
  • NPL portfolio origination, JV partner structure, bid underwriting and deal execution for global loan servicing and local asset management company
  • Debt refinancing for family office partner-owned Budapest hotel
  • Joint venture with German fund manager for student housing & micro-living developments and operations, mainly focused on Budapest, Prague and Vienna
  • Acquisition of 3 Budapest-located core office and retail buildings with Hungarian PE fund & Hong Kong fund as private co-investment; follow-on acquisitions of 2 additional prime city centre located office and flagship retail buildings
  • Off-market sourcing & acquisition of prime high street retail & office building in Prague for Canadian private equity fund
  • Bid underwriting advisory work for target pan-European mixed-use portfolio of approx. €3bn AUM, partnering with global private equity fund
  • Advised on Dutch listed property fund’s acquisition of the real estate assets of a London AIM-listed property company, with a gross asset value of circa €60m. Wigan to be issued a shareholding in the fund, which will increase its portfolio size to approx. €161m. Final purchase expected to be completed before the end of the year (2019).
  • Asset management and bid underwriting for target Spanish REO residential portfolio of approx. €200m, partnering with Zurich and Singapore-based multi-family office