Joe Valente

Head of Research and Strategy for Europe at JP Morgan

Mr. Joe Valente, a UK citizen, is based in London and serves as Head of Research and Strategy for Europe. He is a member of the Investment Committee. Mr. Valente and his team forecast local economic and property market performance and identify strategic investment opportunities for our funds and institutional separate account clients. Prior to joining the firm in May 2011, Mr. Valente was based in Munich as Global Head of Strategy for Allianz Real Estate from 2007 to 2011, where he was responsible for defining and helping to implement the global real estate investment strategy for the group. Prior to this, he spent 20 years as a Director and Head of Research at DTZ in London. During this time, he led a team of 150 analysts worldwide. He was responsible for the house view on global real estate markets as well as advising a large number of investment clients on global real estate investment markets. Mr. Valente holds a BSc and MSc in Economic Geography from the University of Newcastle.