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Anne Kavanagh

Independent Non-Executive Board Member

Anne Kavanagh

Anne was appointed as a Board Member at The Crown Estate in July 2022.

Anne has an extensive track record in transforming and growing global businesses, working closely with investors and occupiers and driving diversity and sustainability.

Anne previously served as Board Director and Chief Investment Officer at PATRIZIA, a Germany-based global real assets investment manager. Under her leadership, PATRIZIA grew to manage more than €55 billion in real estate assets. She also oversaw key acquisitions and all investment activities for the firm, including PATRIZIA’s key fund management strategies.

Prior to joining PATRIZIA in 2017, she held leadership roles at AXA Real Assets, Lazard, Cambridge Place Investment Management and JLL.

Anne is the Chief Executive Officer of Telford Homes, a Trammell Crow Company Developer. She chairs the Telford Homes Executive Committee and sits on the Board of Directors.

She is a trustee and global board member of the Urban Land Institute. She also serves on the advisory board of Cambridge University’s master’s degree in Real Estate Finance.

Key strengths

  • International Real Asset Investments

  • Capital Markets

  • Property Development

  • Regeneration

  • Sustainability

Our Board

Our Board has the balance of skills and backgrounds that are key to The Crown Estate's business and strategy.