Roberto Varandas, Managing Director, headsup the European business. Prior to COS-Capital, Roberto Varandas was Global Head of Business Development-Property from 2011 to 2016 and was responsible for property funds distribution and the property business development team. Roberto was a member of the Aberdeen Property Management Committee and the group Distribution management committee. Roberto Aberdeen in 2011 from UBS Global Asset Management where he was Head of Business Development-Europe for UBS Global Asset Management - Global Real Estate. Previously,Roberto worked for the Capital and Marketing Group,a capital markets adviser specialised in capital placement for alternative investments,in particular,property funds. Roberto has been involved in over 20 individual funds,totally over €15 billion in equity capital.
Roberto is a dual national Portuguese/Canadian and is fluent in English,Portuguese and Spanish and conversational Italian and French.Roberto holds an MBA from London Business Schooland abusiness manageme degree from Universidade Lusíada in Lisbon.