Jimmy Kuhn â€“ Real Estate Investment Advisor to ADIA
Jimmy Kuhn is the current president of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF), one of the top real estate service firms in the world. At NGKF since 1992, Jimmy Kuhn has served as principal broker and senior advisor to a diverse group of clients engaged in property transactions in Manhattan and the greater New York region, including the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA). Since 1976, ADIA has functioned as an independent investment group on behalf of the government of Abu Dhabi, the largest of the seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates by area. Based in the city of Abu Dhabi, ADIA is comprised of five major investment departments, managing assets in indexed funds and equities, fixed income and treasuries, private equities, alternative investments, and real estate and infrastructure. Managing high-volume investments in countries worldwide, ADIAâ€™s 1,400-strong team upholds a tradition of long-term, prudent investing and does not take managerial or operational roles in the companies or other assets in which it is invested domestically or internationally. Collaborating with third-party investment partners and experienced real estate managers in New York City and other select markets of the world, the ADIA real estate and infrastructure department is well positioned to deliver long-term returns to the government of Abu Dhabi.