Quantus is a highly regulated investment manager that invests in real estate and real estate developments through institutional, professional and private investment vehicles.
Quantus focuses on offering tenants and buyers space tailored to their needs and on generating risk adjusted returns for investors.
Quantus was established in 1980 and has been licensed as an account-holding securities firm by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA since 2001.
Benefit from our expertise, which enables us to handle both investment-intensive and complex transactions swiftly.
QUANTUS REAL ESTATE FINANCE
Quantus manages various investment vehicles that invest exclusively in business-critical real estate. In doing so we focus on single tenant properties and projects.
Either you sell us your business-critical real estate and rent it back (Sale and Rent Back), or we build your business-critical real estate to suit, and you rent it (Build to Suit)
Our investment management encompasses all aspects of real estate portfolio and asset management in line with our investors’ objectives.
Asset management includes all activities that lead to the optimization of the investment in individual properties:
- Sourcing, due diligence and acquisition (transaction management)
- Development and implementation of the property strategy
- Project development or repositioning
- Property Management
- Divestment (Transaction Management)
Goal-oriented asset management is the basis for successful portfolio management.
Our portfolio management covers all activities that lead to the optimization of the investment in real estate portfolios:
- Development and implementation of the portfolio strategy
- Structuring of the investment vehicle
- Optimization of the financing structure
- Execution of investments/divestments (transaction management)
- Property Management
REAL ESTATE DEBT
Our real estate debt clients benefit from our in-depth industry knowledge and global network of specialists. We advise our real estate finance clients in the following areas:
- Advisor and arranger of equity and debt for development projects, property companies and investment vehicles
- Capital market disciplines
- Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) as well as spin-offs in the real estate industry
Learn more about financing mission-critical real estate: Quantus Real Estate Finance.
Below you will find some references. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to know more about us and our activities.
Institutional and professional investment vehicles
Private investment vehicles
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chairman of the Board of Directors
lic. oec. HSG
Since 2000 Urs Küng has been co-responsible for the strategic leadership of Quantus. His professional expertise includes Investment Banking, Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Recovery Management.
André M. Schreier
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors
lic. rer. pol. / Swiss Banking School
Since 2001 André M. Schreier has been co-responsible for the strategic leadership of Quantus. His professional expertise includes leading a bank as CEO, investment banking, commercial banking, recovery management, consulting and the diplomatic service.
Member of the Board of Directors
lic. oec. publ. / Master of Arts,
Swiss Certified Accountant,
Audit Expert FAOA
Since 2016 Danny Hübner has been co-responsible for the strategic leadership of Quantus. His professional expertise includes extensive experience in the field of auditing, in particular with banks and securities firms.
lic. oec. HSG
Since 2000 Urs Küng has been responsible for the general management and the Investment Banking of Quantus. Prior to that, he worked for Credit Suisse and Ernst & Young in the areas of Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Recovery Management.
Executive MBA HWZ Zurich
Dipl. Civil Engineer, University of Rostock
Katharina Reimann joined the Investment Management team of Quantus on May 1, 2023 and is Head of Transaction Management as CIO. Previously, she was Head of Transactions German-speaking Switzerland at a fund company as well as Member of the Management Team and long-time Project Manager in Acquisitions & Sales at Swiss Prime Site, with a total acquisition volume of around CHF 2 billion. Before that, Katharina Reimann worked in real estate consulting, brokerage and marketing in Switzerland and Germany as well as in project and infrastructure development at an international construction group.
Head of Portfolio Management
MBA in Real Estate Management
MSc in Architecture ETH
Ines Reichert has been Head of Portfolio Management at Quantus since 1 September 2023. Prior to this, she was responsible for the portfolio management of a fund management company. In this role, Ines Reichert was responsible for the portfolio management of a listed real estate company investing in healthcare properties, an investment foundation comprising a mixed-use real estate portfolio and a fund investing primarily in inner-city locations. Her focus was on the development of property and portfolio strategies as well as the development and establishment of corresponding monitoring and management tools. Previously, Ines Reichert worked for Wüest Partner and EY in real estate valuation and consulting.
Head of Institutional Clients
Since 1 February 2023, Urs Rüdin is the contact person for Quantus’ institutional clients in Switzerland. Prior to this, he spent 15 years at various banks and asset managers, where he was responsible for setting up and distributing real estate investment vehicles (equities, funds and investment foundations) with a total volume of over CHF 4 billion. He spent the first 19 years of his career as a stockbroker and salesman for various banks in the areas of equities, time deposits and bonds. In addition, he was and is active in various supervisory bodies of real estate investment vehicles.
Specialist in Finance and Accounting with Swiss Federal Certificate
Andrea Wegmann has been jointly responsible for the operational management of Quantus since 2010. Prior to that, she held a leading position with responsibility for the mid and back office at ifund services.
BSc in Business Law UAS Zurich
Julia Riesenmann has been working for Quantus in Legal/Compliance since 2017. Since 2022, she is responsible for the Legal/Compliance department. Prior to her position at Quantus, she worked in the wealth management department of a bank.
Since 1994 Rolf Biber has been responsible for the financial management of Quantus. Prior to that, he worked for national and international companies as CFO.