Team & Advisory Board

Dr. Marcus Sasse

Co-Founder, Managing Partner

Marcus co-founded Club Estate in 2018 with a vision to establish a real estate co-investment boutique powered by a state of the art digital platform. Prior to founding Club Estate in 2018, he worked at Credit Suisse Global Real Estate as Deputy Head Mandates & Advisory. At Credit Suisse, Marcus was involved in over $1 billion in transactions across multiple asset types. Prior to Credit Suisse, Marcus worked at UBS Global Asset Management as Head of Global Asset Management Saudi Arabia focused on real estate business development and client relationships in the Middle East. Marcus started his career as an Analyst and Portfolio Manager for UBS Global Asset Management. Marcus holds a MD from Aachen University and an EMBA from Kellogg/WHU.

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Lars Dott

Co-Founder, Managing Partner, Marketing

Lars is co-founder and Managing Partner at Club Estate responsible for Marketing and brand development. He also founded syze, a marketing agency that serves leading international companies. He has extensive experience as brand & digital lead for global players and start-ups. At present, the agency is partner of UCB, Sony Music, Roche Pharma AG, etc. In the past, he successfully worked as marketer of commercial real estate and realized Advertising & Campaigns for DB Real Estate & Union Investment. He holds degrees in Communication Design, Marketing & Media Sience from INArt institute for visual design & HDU University of Applied Sciences.

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Nicolas Voëlin

Director, Investments

Nicolas Voëlin is a Director at Club Estate responsible for manager and transaction analysis as well as operations management. He joined from pom + Consulting AG, a leading real estate consultancy for Swiss institutional clients. Prior to that Nicolas worked at Credit Suisse Global Real Estate accompanying international real estate transactions of more than CHF 500 million and being responsible for the business management of the business unit Global Real Estate Mandates & Advisory. Nicolas studied business and economics at University of Basel and holds a master’s degree in Real Estate Investment from Cass Business School in London.

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Roger Tan

Partner

Roger is a Partner at Club Estate serving as Board Member of the Club Estate Prime Selection Fund. He is a business owner since 2007 and apart from his commodities businesses, he is also a serial entrepreneur venturing in various sectors as well as private equity investments. His first commercial real estate investment was closed in 2013 with a focus on European recovery investment strategies. Since then, Roger has participated in numerous transactions, advised family offices and concluded over $500 million in real estate assets across Europe. Roger holds a Bachelor in Business, MBA and Masters in Real Estate from National University of Singapore.

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Andre Tanoto

Partner

Andre is a Partner at Club Estate and Advisor of the Club Estate Prime-Selection-Fund. After his university studies Andre joined his family business, a global group of resource based manufacturing companies and currently serves as a board member. Andre set up Antica Capital in 2010 as his private investment entity and invested globally into various hospitality businesses and private equity deals. Since 2014, Antica Capital has been including real estate assets in his portfolio. Andre holds a degree in Decision Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Jörg Sperling

Member of Advisory Board

Jörg is Member of the Club Estate Advisory Board. He has been active in leading partner roles in the private equity and the venture capital industry for almost two decades. Jörg has been instrumental in raising the funds he led and co-led. Before returning to Munich, he was active in Silicon Valley for many years. Jörg has also worked for several semiconductor companies in Europe and the US in leading global sales roles. Jörg has a masters in Electrical Engineering from RWTH Aachen.

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Marco Rateitschak

Member of Advisory Board

Marco is Member of Club Estate Advisory Board focusing on institutional investor engagement in the Middle East region. He is founder and Managing Partner of GSR Advisory AG. In his role as an aligned advisor he helps position best-in-class asset managers in public and private markets to engage productively with sophisticated investors in the Middle East. Previously, Marco worked as a senior institutional sales and business development executive at UBS Asset Management for 14 years, based in Zürich, Geneva, and Dubai, where he focused on EMEA sovereign institutions and sophisticated family offices in the Gulf region. Marco holds a Masters degrees in Economics and Law from the University of St. Gallen and is a CFA, CAIA, and FRM charterholder.

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Zoltan Szelyes

Member of Advisory Board / Member Investment Committee

Zoltan is co-founder of Macro Real Estate and Head Real Estate Indirect Investments of a Swiss family office. He started his career at Credit Suisse in 2004, where he built up the Global Real Estate Research Framework for Private Banking from scratch. In 2007, he joined the Swiss National Bank (SNB) as a senior economist, acting as advisor to Thomas Jordan, now President of the SNB. He was also co-responsible for asset management of the SNB StabFund Limited Partnership for Collective Investment, a 'bad bank' that emerged from the UBS bailout with assets under management of USD 39 billion. Following the successful liquidation of the unit with a reported profit of USD 3.8 billion, Zoltan rejoined Credit Suisse in 2014 as Head of Global Real Estate Research and led Investment Research for the global Credit Suisse Asset Management Real Estate platform until Q2 2020.

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