Otis L. Spencer
Co-Head of KSP REIM
is a real estate investment management professional with 20 years of experience in the real estate industry and has executed transactions and functioned as a fiduciary in North America, Europe and Asia.
Most recently Otis Spencer
was a Managing Director/Co-Head Europe and an Investment Committee member at Heitman
Since 2005 he directed Portfolio Management for Heitman's European Private Equity group and was Portfolio Manager for Heitman European Property Partners III and IV, the firm's third and fourth in a series of European value-added real estate funds.
In addition to his
portfolio management responsibilities, Otis
was active in originating transactions and capital raising efforts as well as contributing to the strategic development of Heitman's
Prior to joining Heitman, Otis Spencer worked for ABP Investments in the Netherlands, where he was a Senior Portfolio Manager, responsible for sourcing, structuring and managing non-listed real estate investments on behalf of ABP's European and Asia Pacific Strategic Funds.
tenure at ABP Otis identified and completed ABP's
first real estate private equity investments in Central Europe and Asia.
Previous to ABP, he was the Managing Director of Five Mounts Properties Europe, a real estate private equity firm targeting opportunistic returns.
has also worked for ING Real Estate Asset Management in the Netherlands and The RREEF Funds in the United States.
Otis Spencer received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern California and earned his Master's in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and Real Estate from the University of California, Berkeley, as well as, a Master of Real Estate designation from the Universiteit van Amsterdam.
He is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).