International Campus Group, a leading developer, investor and operator of innovative living environments for young people, announced today that it has appointed Rainer Nonnengässer as Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2019. The student housing and micro living expert has more than 20 years’ experience across the finance and real estate sectors. Rainer was most recently the CEO of Youniq, and previously held roles as the CEO of Micro-living at MPC Capital, which operates student apartments under the Staytoo brand, and as a Managing Director at AXA Real Estate.
Zach Vaughan, Managing Partner and Head of Brookfield’s Real Estate activities in Europe, said: “We are delighted to announce the appointment of Rainer Nonnengässer as CEO of International Campus Group and welcome him to the management team. Rainer has extensive experience in the micro-living and student housing sectors, which combined with his finance and real estate experience, networks and energy, make him the ideal candidate to lead IC in the next stage of its growth strategy.”
Rainer Nonnengässer, CEO of the International Campus Group, said: “I am thrilled by my new role and honoured by the trust shown in me by the partners. International Campus is the top name in Europe with its ‘THE FIZZ’ properties and ‘THE FIZZ’ community for students and young professionals. I look forward to working with the IC Campus team to drive the group’s growth as a developer, operator and investor for student apartments and micro-living products in Central and Central Eastern Europe.”