Estoril Real Estate is an urban real estate developer focusing on Portugal’s main cities. Since mid-2015 Estoril Real Estate has acquired several buildings located in historical and upscale areas of Lisbon and Estoril, that are currently being developed as premium residential and commercial projects with the objective of becoming a leading developer in relevant Portuguese urban centers.
Estoril Real Estate is part of a broader joint initiative between Estoril Capital Partners and Oaktree Capital Management’s European Principal Group.
Estoril Capital Partners is an independent investment advisory company, incorporated in July 2014, formed by experienced Portuguese investment managers and real estate industry experts. The managing partners have combined in-depth investment experience in the real estate, infrastructure, transportation, leisure, energy, agriculture, healthcare and financial services sectors and an extensive track record both domestically and globally.
The company has an exclusive partnership with funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P.'s ("Oaktree") European Principal Group, with the aim of building a leading investment platform in Portugal across different instruments (equity, debt) and sectors, including real estate, financial services and non-financial businesses.
Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. It established the European Principal Group in 2006 to pursue private equity investments and direct lending through platforms across a wide range of industries in Europe. Specifically, Oaktree’s European Principal Group has extensive experience in creating a number of operational real estate platforms, namely in student housing, retirement housing, serviced apartments, residential development, residential development lending, office developments and retail parks.
The combined local expertise of the Portuguese investment team and Oaktree’s global investment franchise aims to establish one of the leading investors in Portugal.