35 Berkeley Square
Mayfair, London W1J 5BF
Tel: +44 (0) 207 952 2030
Mr. Clarke, who has over 35 years of real estate experience, serves as a Senior Advisor to Accord.
Prior to Accord, he was Senior Managing Director & Head of Investors Services EMEA of CBRE Global
Investors, where he was responsible for capital raising and investor relations in the EMEA region.
While at CBRE, he was also a member of the firm’s Global Leadership Team, as well as its European
Executive Committee and European Operations Committee, responsible for setting and executing
CBRE’s strategy in EMEA. Previously, Mr. Clarke was Senior Managing Director of Mesirow Financial,
where he acted as co-portfolio manager for a global fund of funds program focused on value-add
and opportunistic real estate. Mr. Clarke has also held management positions at Schroders
Investment Management and founded its multi-manager business in 1997.
Mr. Clarke received a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors from Oxford Brookes University. He is
a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (“MRICS”) and holds an Investment
Management Certificate (“IMC”). Mr. Clarke is a past Member of the Management Board, course
leader and former chairman of the Secondary Market and Liquidity Committee for the European
Indirect Real Estate Funds Association (“INREV”). Mr. Clarke is a mentor with the Oxford Brookes
Estate Management mentor program and a past external examiner for their global masters program.
Mr. Clarke is an independent member of the board of Milton Keynes Development Partnership.