Fabian Linke is set to take the lead of the Real Estate Business Development area in Switzerland as of 2 April 2024. In this position, he is responsible for the expansion and further development of real estate activities in third-party asset management in Switzerland.

Fabian Linke reports directly to Paolo Di Stefano, Head Real Estate Switzerland, and will be based in Zurich.

“With Fabian Linke joining our team, I’m delighted that we have gained a proven and experienced expert to expand our real estate activities for the third-party asset management business in Switzerland. His extensive expertise in real estate, finance, and markets will help us develop convincing investment solutions for our clients,” says Paolo Di Stefano.

Fabian Linke joins Swiss Life Asset Managers from Swiss Prime Site Solutions, where he has been Head Business Development since 2021. Prior to that, as a real estate specialist, he was responsible for the distribution of real estate investment products and business development within Credit Suisse Asset Management’s Global Real Estate division from 2006 to 2015 and 2018 to 2021. He started his career in the Institutional Distribution Switzerland division at Credit Suisse Asset Management. He studied Banking and Finance at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, has a Master’s degree in Advanced Studies in Real Estate from the University of Zurich and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Swiss Life is one of the largest real estate owners in Switzerland. Its assets under management totalled CHF 43.7 billion as of 31 December 2023, CHF 12 billion of which is for third-party clients in Switzerland.


Fabian Linke, Head Real Estate Business Development Switzerland, Swiss Life Asset Managers


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