Dr Gerhard Niesslein| member of the advisory board
Gerhard, member of the Advisory Board of pure, supports the group's strategic development in Germany and Switzerland.
Gerhard is a lawyer with longstanding expertise in real estate investments, financing and funds. Gerhard has managed major multinationals and worked in the real estate divisions at Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank, further, he was also the member of the Board of Managing Directors of Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen (Helaba) responsible for real estate financing, investments and funds. Gerhard’s past roles also include CEO of DeTe Immobilien, CEO of IVG Immobilien (2008-2011), CEO of Orascom Development Holding (2011-2014), member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Reihenhaus (2006-2008) and Chairman of its Supervisory Board from 2008 to 2015.
Walter Klug| member of the advisory board
Walter is a member of the Advisory Board of pure and is involved in developing the group's strategic focus in Germany and Switzerland.
Walter has a proven track record in the real estate business, including in construction financing and sales. Walter previously worked in construction financing and real estate for the head office of Deutsche Bank AG and was a member of the Management Board of Deutsche Bank Bauspar AG. As Managing Director of DB Real Estate (RREEF), Walter was in charge of sales for all real estate funds. Additionally, Walter held the role for six years as Managing Director of Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investment. Walter is a member of the founding Management Board of the German Property Federation (ZIA) and was a Supervisory Board member at DSK GmbH and Realgrund AG.