Emma Andersson joined W. P. Carey in 2014 on the Risk Management team. She subsequently joined the Asset Management Transactions Team in 2017 and was promoted to Associate in 2018. She focuses on managing build-to-suit and structured development deals on behalf of W. P. Carey Inc. and the CPA® Programs and leads the team’s environmental and sustainability initiatives.
Emma is originally from Sweden where she earned her M.A. in Political Science from the University of Gothenburg. During her time at the University of Gothenburg, she was published on her work on the relationship between press freedom and corruption. Prior to joining W. P. Carey, she worked in the human rights and social justice field. Besides being fluent in English and Swedish, she speaks French and German. In her spare time, she creates custom pottery.