Cédric Vallin

CEO

Cédric is the CEO of Hemisphere.
Prior to Hemisphere, Cédric was the head of Real Estate Investment France at InfraRed Capital Partners and was based in London. Cédric managed both acquisition and asset management activities.

Cédric started his career at Aurel Leven Nextstage, a Paris based private equity firm before joining Curzon Global Partners / AEW Europe in London where he operated in the sector of Real Estate investments in the French market.

After obtaining an engineering degree from Arts et Métiers (ECAM) and having a first engineering career at Airbus in Bristol, Cédric completed an MBA in Corporate Finance at EM Lyon.

He also holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).

Marc Bouckenheimer

Investment Director

Marc is in charge of the asset management activities. He also contributes to the new investment opportunities analysis efforts.

Prior to Hemisphere, Marc was a Project Manager at Générale Continentale Investissements (GCI) where he was involved in the acquisition, management and development of commercial real estate within the region of Paris..

Marc started his career at HSBC REIM, where he was operating within acquisition and asset management activities.

Marc holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from HEC Montreal and a Master of Science in Real Estate from London CASS Business School.

He has also been a member of the Urban Land Institute since 2016.

Alexandre Beaubat

Investment Director

Alexandre is in charge of the acquisition activities. He also contributes to the asset management efforts on some of the assets under management.

Previously, Alexandre held the position of Investment Director at Cofinance (Private Investment Firm in Real Estate) for 7 years.

Alexandre also worked for 10 years with the Investment Management Company Stam Europe, including 4 years as Acquisition Director.

Alexandre started his career within the Axa group in New York. Alexandre is an alumni of a Dauphine PSL University in Paris (M1 Accounting & Finance and M2 Insurance & Risk management). He is also a member of RICS.

Alban Marion

Senior Associate

Alban operates within the acquisition and asset management activities. He is also involved in the structuring and management of the debt financing.

Prior to Hemisphere, Alban worked as an Investment Manager at Orbis Asset Management Europe where he was in charge of the review of new investment opportunities and asset management.

Alban has gained a strong track record in debt financing and asset management following his first experience at HSBC Real Estate where he was actively involved in the financing and the management of numerous existing assets and development projects.

Alban holds a Master’s Degree in Finance from Toulouse Business School and a MBA from the Alliance University in Bangalore, India.

Steffan Raguenez

Associate

Steffan operates within the acquisition and asset management activities of Hemisphere.

Before joining Hemisphere, Steffan worked within the HSBC Real Estate team where he was involved in the management of numerous assets and developments. Steffan was also working on the structuring of asset and corporate acquisition for developers and investors.

Steffan holds a Master’s Degree in Finance from Toulouse Business School.

Katie Collins

Management Accountant

Katie is primarily responsible for the Finance and Operational Functions of the business to ensure optimal reporting to both internal and external stakeholders.

Prior to Hemisphere, Katie worked for InfraRed Capital Partners within the Corporate Finance Team.

She has also been a member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants since 2016.

Ella Cunliffe

Business Administrator

Ella's primary focus is on all Operational functions of the business.

Prior to joining Hemisphere, Ella worked for John Paul, leader in concierge services and part of Accor group, heading up the International Operations team.

She also co-founded an interior design business specialising in bespoke soft furnishings.

Ella studied Languages at ULIP University of London Institute in Paris and later completed a business training course in management.