Advisor, Student Housing
Roger Hensman has served as a retained advisor to W. P. Carey since September 2011. He was responsible for W. P. Carey’s first two direct investments in India and its first investment in Mauritius. Roger has significant development experience and has been involved in developing residential sites in the UK since 2013. In 2009, he set up Cityhill Capital LLP, which focused on the acquisition of distressed commercial mortgage-backed securities. Prior to his involvement with Cityhill Capital, Roger worked for LSI Management where he worked on sourcing and executing opportunities for the AIM listed fund including the acquisition of a 50% stake in Meadowhall Shopping Centre from British Land. Roger began his career with Lehman Brothers Real Estate Group and graduated with a M.A. in Geography and a Masters in Philosophy (MPHil) in Real Estate Finance from Trinity College, Cambridge.