First Property Group has appointed Alasdair Findlay-Shirras as a senior adviser.
First Property said Findlay-Shirras has had an extensive career in international capital markets, with postings to New York, Dublin, Munich and London.
Most recently he was senior adviser to leading German real estate group, Patrizia Immobilien AG.
Previously he was the real estate partner at FIRST Avenue Partners, a global placement agent.
This followed many years in London raising capital from Europe and the Middle East for Citi Property Investors and Henderson Global Investors, in the USA as an investment banker, and in Germany with Bayerische Vereinsbank (HVB), as head of Financial Institutions.
First Property said his primary role would be to assist the group to raise equity from third party investors for investment in Poland.
At 9:15am: (LON:FPO) First Property Group PLC share price was +1p at 54p