Clearbell is an independently-owned private equity fund management and advisory business led by five partners with in-depth real estate experience in the UK. Known for their entrepreneurial flair, the partners have worked together since the launch of their first fund in 2007 and are supported by an experienced team of surveyors, accountants and analysts.
The acquisition of commercial and residential property, active asset management and real estate development is at the core of Clearbell’s activities. Clearbell invests in a diverse range of real estate backed transactions across the UK on behalf of its investors.
The team’s first fund, MoREOF, was raised between 2007 and 2009. A total of £300 million of committed equity was received from 28 investors from around the world, including the US, Canada, Australia and Europe.
The team launched its second fund, Clearbell Property Partners II (CPP II) in 2013. In September 2014, CPP II completed its fund raising with a total of £400 million of committed equity from existing and new investors and a further £97 million of co-investment.
The senior team has extensive experience of operating funds, joint ventures and third party investment vehicles having partnered with a number of operators, fund managers and corporate partners over the last 30 years.