He joins Barclays from JP Morgan Cazenove, where he has spent 22 years, starting as an Associate in its M&A team before taking over the management of the UK real estate team in 2016.
He brings strong M&A expertise from his time in the product team and has worked on the majority of the UK’s leading real estate M&A transactions.
Notable deals include Lone Star’s takeover of Quintain, Metric’s merger with London and Stamford and Urban&Civic reverse takeover of Terrace Hill.
“Real estate is an important focus in building the success of our banking franchise in Continental Europe and this hire demonstrates our continued investment to further strengthen our European banking capabilities,” Reid Marsh, Head of Banking, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific, said.
“Real estate is an important focus in building the success of our banking franchise.”Reid Marsh – Head of Banking, Barclays EMEA
When he joins in December, Bronson will further cultivate relationships with priority real estate clients in the region, partnering with Brendan Jarvis, Vice Chairman, Banking EME, as well as our product and country teams.
Will Thompson, who has been overseeing the real estate franchise in EMEA for the past 18 months, will focus solely on leading healthcare coverage in EMEA where he will continue to drive high quality relationships and outcomes for Barclays’ European healthcare clients. In addition, Peter Strümpell is re-locating from London to Frankfurt to drive the real estate franchise in Germany.
“The strength and breadth of Bronson’s real estate expertise will serve us well as he builds relationships with real estate clients across the EMEA region, partnering with our product and country teams,” Rick Landgarten, Global Head of Healthcare and Real Estate, said.