DWS’s Jessica Hardman on business as usual in a Brexit environment

Jessica Hardman, head of the real estate group for UK & Ireland at DWS, has been with the firm for 15 years and has quite the track record of deals to look back on.

Over the past five years, she has been involved in more than £5bn of real estate transactions, including the sale of 30 Gresham Street, EC2, by Samsung Life Insurance to Wing Tai Properties and Manhattan Garments Group.

DWS is currently targeting acquisitions in emerging locations within major cities across Europe and the UK. Its German open-ended funds, which are seeing healthy inflows