Global Head of Investment Management
BNP Paribas REIM

Nathalie Charles is Deputy Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Real Estate in charge of Investment Management.
She started her career as a real estate lender at Compagnie Bancaire, then Natixis. She also worked at Unibail-Rodamco Group, where she held various senior positions overseeing office, retail and large development projects in the Paris region and EDF Group (French Electricity Company) as Managing Director of Corporate Real Estate.
After joining AXA IM–Real Assets in 2013, Nathalie became Head of Development and European Country Teams in 2018, overseeing all aspects of managing properties, namely acquisitions, disposals, lettings and development.
In July 2019, She was appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Real Estate in charge of Investment Management to reinforce the position of BNP Paribas Real Estate Investment Management as a leading player in Europe with more than €30b of AUM.
Nathalie has over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry and graduated from the French École Polytechnique. In 2011, she was awarded the French distinction Légion d’Honneur. Between 2017 and 2020, she was a Board Member of ULI Europe and from 2018 to 2020, Chair of ULI France.

Speaking at the Following:

Feb 10

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Debate: the future of office work

11:10 AM – 11:35 AM

In this Oxford-style debate, our presenters will argue opposing positions on the future of the office. Will occupiers rationalise their office space as remote working becomes a normal part of the working week, or can landlords convince us that office life is still appealing?