Aareal Bank Group, headquartered in Wiesbaden, is one of the leading international property specialists. It has representative offices in 19 countries on three continents, in Europe, North America and Asia/Pacific and has employees coming from more than 30 different nations. The parent company of the Group is the MDAX listed Aareal Bank AG. Under its holding the companies of the group are concentrated in the business units Structured Property Financing and Consulting/Services.
The traditional focal point of Aareal Bank Group’s business activities is the segment of Structured Property Financing. Aareal Bank accompanies national and international clients in realizing their real estate projects in over 25 countries. In this respect, it relies on the special strength it draws from the combination of local market expertise and specific industry know-how. Besides local experts, the bank disposes of specialist teams versed in logistics, shopping centres and hotel financing.
The second business unit Consulting/ Services comprises a comprehensive range of services for clients from the institutional housing industry in its core market Germany. To these clients, Aareal Bank Group offers IT systems and relevant consulting services as well as integrated payment transaction systems and comprehensive services for managing residential property portfolios. It ranks as German market leader in both fields.
Aareal Bank has established itself as active and reliable issuer of Pfandbriefe, borrower’s notes and bonds.
With its head office located in Wiesbaden, Aareal Bank Group is resident and firmly established in the Rhine-Main Area, one of Germany’s leading economic regions. It is amongst the largest employers in the City of Wiesbaden. As premium sponsor of the Real Estate Management Institute of the European Business School, also resident here, it actively supports the linking of real estate related education and entrepreneurial practice in Germany.
Year of foundation1923
Dr. Wolf Schumacher
Hermann Josef Merkens
Chairman of the Supervisory BoardHans W. Reich
Total assets41,159 million euros
Business unitsStructured Property Financing