Management Team

Investment Management Agreement

  • Lar España Real Estate SOCIMI (Lar España) is a recently incorporated company with an external management structure.
  • The 7 members of the board of Lar España, 5 of whom are independent, are highly regarded individuals with experience in listed markets and real estate, namely, Jose Luis del Valle (CEO), Pedro Luis Uriarte, Alec Emmot, Roger Cooke and Miguel Pereda (representing Grupo Lar).
  • Lar España has appointed Grupo Lar Inversiones Inmobiliarias (Grupo Lar) as its exclusive manager with an initial term of 5 years, renewable for additional periods of 3 years and on a solely exclusive basis.
  • Grupo Lar boasts extensive experience in real estate and an impressive track record of value creation across various economic cycles.

Management responsibilities

  • Identify investment opportunities
  • Asset management and repositioning
  • Secure financing
  • Report to the Board

Grupo Lar: Description and competitive advantages

Grupo Lar is a real estate development, investment and asset management company based in Spain, boasting a strong presence in 7 Countries and over 40 years of experience in the real estate market

  • Grupo Lar is a Spanish real estate development, investment and asset management company
  • The group has a diverse range of activities, focused on:
    • Shopping Centres
    • Residential Property – first and second homes
    • Offices and Business Parks
    • Industrial Estates
  • Over 40 years of experience in the Spanish real estate market
  • Based in and focused on Spain, with a strong presence in 7 countries


Grupo Lar is a property investment, development and management group.

Specialists in a number of sectors: Grupo Lar has invested in and managed a wide variety of asset classes, including shopping centres, offices, residential and industrial property, proof of its ability to adapt to the cyclical nature of the sector.

Proven Partner in Alliances / JVs

Its strategy is focused on risk diversification and the development of competitive advantages through strategic alliances.

Co-investor and operating partner for top institutional investors: Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, MetLife, RB Capital and La Caixa Private Equity.

Successful JVs in Spain and abroad. Examples include Morgan Stanley, Grupo Eroski, Whitehall, Grosvenor, Grupo Acción, Mero do Brasil, Banco Sabadell and Caja de Ávila.

Strong Organisation

  • Privately owned company
  • Family company with strong presence of shareholders
  • Variety of assets in a number of different countries
  • More than 250 employees


  • PANORAMA, “Architecture, Urbanism and Public Service Award 2007” in the category of New Residential Developments presented by the Madrid City Council
  • PANORAMA, “National Award of Architecture 2007”, presented by the Spanish Ministry of Housing
  • ISLAZUL, “Best Shopping Centre 2007”, awarded by La Gaceta de los Negocios, and ISCS Award finalist for the Best European Shopping Centre
  • CRISALIS, “Innovation Award“, presented by the Regional Government of Madrid (2004)
  • SARRIÁ FORUM, “Most Innovative Building” in the Real Estate Quatrium Awards, presented by Grupo Vía (2003)
  • PARQUE PRINCIPADO, “Best Large Shopping Centre“, awarded by the Spanish Association of Shopping Centres (2002)
  • SERRANO 55, “Best non-residential Project” awarded by the Madrid City Council (2001)


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