Rockpoint and ADIA’s $2 Billion Industrial Real Estate Platform

Simpson Thacher represented Rockpoint on the deal.

Rockpoint, a Boston-based real estate investment management firm, announced it has formed a platform with a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (“ADIA”); the establishment of this platform, which will target industrial investment opportunities representing approximately $2 billion in gross asset value. The new investment vehicle will focus primarily on build-to-core industrial investments in high barrier-to-entry locations across infill, demand-driven, gateway and growth markets in the U.S.

The Simpson Thacher team included Jonathan Karen (Picture), Peter Vassilev, Charles Xu and Hye Lee (Private Funds); and Marcy Geller, Tyler Robbins and Ed Grais (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Marcy Geller – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Edward Grais – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Karen – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Hye Kyoung Lee – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Tyler Robbins – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Peter Vassilev – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Charles Xu – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Rockpoint Group, L.L.C.;

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Author: Youness Semri