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Schroders appoints new property investor

Schroder Property Investment Management has appointed Toby Springett as the third member of its newly created Real Estate Ventures Group.

The group, led by Joe Froud, has been created to focus on Schroders two venture funds, Gresham Property Partners and the Gresham Real Estate Fund II. Both funds operate opportunistic investment strategies and use debt leverage to target high absolute returns on equity.

Springett joins Schroders from Prudential, where he was senior investment surveyor.

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