Boreal IM names Johana Ruiz as vice-president

Ruiz joins from Mileway, Blackstone’s logistics platform.

  • Ruiz’s appointment brings Boreal’s headcount to 23
  • Boreal IM is a pan European investment management firm
  • The firm is based in London

Boreal IM has strengthened its asset management team by appointing Johana Ruiz as vice-president.

Ruiz joins from Mileway, Blackstone’s logistics platform, where she oversaw development and project management of its portfolio in France.

Ruiz will support in development and project management across a portfolio that includes over 900,000 square meters of standing assets and 200,000 square meters of developments in the UK, Spain, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy. The portfolio, valued at €1.3 billion, is the product of a joint venture between Boreal IM and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan.

“Hands-on value creation is a central feature of our investment strategy, whether that be through development and refurbishment, targeted capex programmes, or ESG improvements, and Johana will play an important role in this,” said Peter Bingel, partner, Boreal IM.

Ruiz’s appointment brings Boreal’s headcount to 23.

Boreal IM is a pan European investment management firm based in London and has a local presence in the Netherlands and France.