Scannell Properties Hires Thomas Unzen as Development Manager, Germany
September 30, 2019
Scannell Properties today announced a further hire for their growing team in Germany. Thomas Unzen has
joined the company from Goodman and will take on the role of Development Manager, Germany. Thomas is the third senior appointment for Scannell in the country this year and demonstrates the American-based company’s commitment to the German logistics market.
Thomas Unzen will have specific responsibility to design, engineer and execute construction and development projects across Germany. Thomas’ project management career in the property industry spans 20 years and includes roles at industrial developer Goodman and retailers such as Metro and Peek & Cloppenburg. Most recently Thomas held the role of Technical Project Developer for Goodman Germany.
Amaury Gariel, Managing Director, Europe said, “We are delighted to welcome Thomas to our team. His background in both the logistics and retail sectors will be invaluable. Ensuring the success of the projects we are working on locally requires a unique knowledge of delivering large scale developments to high
specifications and standards including innovative environmental approaches. Thomas has
experience of all this and a truly client-focused approach.” “Germany, with one of the largest e-commerce markets and robust manufacturing sector has the strongest fundamentals for growth and continues to be a key priority for Scannell in Europe. This strategic hire will enhance our service offering to clients in the region.”
Thomas Unzen, Development Manager, Germany commented, “This is an exciting opportunity for me to work with a growing team in Germany and across Europe. Scannell is renowned in the U.S. for delivering high quality logistics facilities and having an agile approach to meeting occupier needs – these are the qualities that are highly sought after by domestic and international logistics tenants.”