Published on: 10 August 2018

Birgitta Padberg has been appointed as the Managing Director of the Groot Handelsgebouw

Birgitta Padberg has been appointed as the Managing Director of the Groot Handelsgebouw

The Groot Handelsgebouw has a new Managing Director! September 1 Birgitta Padberg will start in her new function. Equity Esate has appointed her. They have taken on the management of the Groot Handelsgebouw together with the current operations team. Birgitta Padberg will lead the operations team and shape the ambition of HighBrook Investors, the new building owner.

‘It is a sturdy and authentic nationally listed building with a large diversity of tenants.’

Birgitta Padberg has more than 20 years of work experience in commercial real estate and is at present Associate Director at Cushman & Wakefield. Birgitta is a commercial real estate expert and has 14 years of experience in leasing, selling and acquiring properties in the Rotterdam market.

View over the Groot Handelsgebouw

Birgitta Padberg is familiar with several views over the Groot Handelsgebouw, working in the close surroundings for years. ‘I know the Groot Handelsgebouw well. It is a sturdy and authentic nationally listed building with a large diversity of tenants,’ says Birgitta Padberg.

Ambitions HighBrook Investors

HighBrook Investors has the ambition to further unlock the largest multi-tenant business building in The Netherlands and to enlarge the multi-efficiency. Birgitta Padberg is enthusiastic. ‘There are still a lot of undiscovered spots in the Groot Handelsgebouw. It would be nice if the enormous roof terrace of 7,000 m² could be accessible to the public. We also want to optimize the routing in and around the building. I look forward to taking up this challenge, together with HighBrook Investors, Equity Estate and the current team that has many years of experience with management of the Groot Handelsgebouw’.

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