Overview & Strategy

Investment Objective

Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund (the "Fund")’s investment objective is to generate a return comprised of both current income and capital appreciation, with moderate volatility and low correlation to the broader markets.

Investment Strategy

 

 The Fund is advised by a highly-experienced execution team that brings decades of hands-on experience, substantial track records, complementary skill sets and robust execution capabilities together to deliver a powerful investment product customized for individual investors. The Fund’s adviser and sub-advisers' roles and description are shown below.

 

GIREX Execution Team

Griffin Capital Advisor: ADVISER

Adviser & Portfolio Manager

  • Griffin Capital is a leading alternative investment asset manager headquartered in El Segundo, California with offices in Irvine, California, Phoenix, Arizona, and Greenwich, Connecticut. Founded in 1995, Griffin Capital has owned, managed, sponsored or co-sponsored investment programs encompassing over $17.5 billion in assets. Griffin Capital’s senior executives and employees have co-invested over $300 million in its sponsored investment verticals. The privately held firm is led by a seasoned team of senior executives each with more than two decades of investment and real estate experience and who collectively have executed transactions valued in excess of $21 billion.

Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting: SUB-ADVISER

Private Real Estate Funds Allocation

  • Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting, an Aon company, provides investment consulting services to approximately 480 clients in the U.S. with total client assets worldwide of $3.3 trillion, including $2.5 trillion in the U.S. as of June 30, 2018. Nearly 370 investment consulting professionals in the U.S. advise institutional investors such as corporations, public organizations, union associations, health systems, endowments, and foundations.
  • Griffin Capital Advisor along with Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting have designed a private real estate
 investment fund strategy in line with the objectives of the Fund with a focus on identifying managers who
 are likely to outperform their peers over a long-term time horizon.
  • A strategic relationship with Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting allows the Fund to enjoy benefits such as 
increased access to private investment funds and reduced investment management fees due to economies 
of scale.

CenterSquare Investment Management: SUB-ADVISER

Public Real Estate Securities Allocation

  • CenterSquare Investment Management, LLC, is focused exclusively on real estate and structured to provide attractive investment performance to institutional real estate investors. CenterSquare’s team of REIT experts has been a trusted advisor to endowments, pension plans and corporate clients. The firm currently manages $12.6 billion across a variety of real estate strategies as of September 30, 2018.
  • Griffin Capital Advisor along with CenterSquare Investment Management have designed a public market strategy in line with the objectives of the Fund with a focus on identifying public real estate securities whose current prices lie below their intrinsic values.
  • CenterSquare Investment Management has been managing real estate securities portfolios since 1995 across multiple strategies and market cycles.

Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund is a closed-end interval fund. Limited liquidity is provided to shareholders only through the Fund’s quarterly repurchase offers for no less than 5% and no more than 25% of the Fund’s shares outstanding at net asset value. The Fund is only suitable for investors who can bear the risks associated with the limited liquidity of the Fund and should be viewed as a long-term investment. There is no secondary market for the Fund’s shares and none is expected to develop.

*Includes the property information related to interests held in certain joint ventures. As of September 30, 2018.

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