Karim Habra

Executive Vice President, Head of Europe and Asia-Pacific


Karim Habra is responsible for the Europe and Asia-Pacific teams at Ivanhoé Cambridge and in that capacity, he oversees all the Company’s real estate operations in these markets.

Mr. Habra has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate sector. Over the years, he has held various positions that have enabled him to acquire solid expertise in all aspects of real estate. Mr. Habra began his career with GE Real Estate in 1998 and was given responsibility for its Central European operations in 2003, before joining JER Partners in 2008 as Managing Director, European Funds. In 2012, he joined LaSalle Investment Management as Managing Director of Central Europe, before becoming Managing Director of France and then Head of Continental Europe. He joined Ivanhoé Cambridge in 2018 as Head of Europe.

Mr. Habra holds a DEUG in management and economics, a Master of Management Sciences and a DESS in corporate finance from Université Paris-Dauphine. He speaks English, French and Arabic fluently.