A reputation for excellence
We are specialist real estate investment managers, who are committed, driven and highly focused. Through consistent delivery of sector-leading returns, our dynamic team has built a reputation for excellence and is recognised as a potent alternative to less dynamic managers.
We are selective in our approach, collaborating with like-minded capital partners to innovate and generate sector-leading returns. Through a strategic macro focus, we are setting the direction of travel in the real estate market.
Our Management Team
Our decisions are supported by our team’s in-depth analysis, experience, insight and intuition. SW3’s flat hierarchy means that our owners are involved directly in all aspects of project execution, not just strategic business decisions.
With over 17 years’ experience investing across asset classes, Adam is a strategic thinker with a strong background in asset allocation strategy, portfolio construction and risk management.
Adam has previous experience at Nomura International as a senior Portfolio Manager in a highly regarded team that had its roots in the old Lehman Brothers business. Before this, he spent over seven years at Rand Merchant Bank in London, where he was responsible for the successful international Emerging Markets proprietary risk-taking business.
Adam graduated with a Master’s in Finance from Smurfit Graduate School of Business at University College Dublin. He holds the Investment Management qualification (IMC).
Ned has 15 years’ experience at all stages of the property investment management process, but specialises in equity capital raising, third-party finance, fund structing, acquisition, disposals and asset management.
Before establishing SW3 in 2012, Ned co-founded Hiberno Saxon with Tom O’Mahony, a London-based property investment management business and has previous experience as an investment surveyor at Catella UK and Gresham Downs Capital Partners (now Savills).
Ned is a qualified Chartered Surveyor and holds a CFA Society Investment Management Certificate (IMC). Ned qualified from Bristol University (BA) and Cass Business School (MA).
With experience at all stages of the property investment management process, from acquisition and disposal though to debt restructuring, Tom is a highly regarded dealmaker with proven success over the past 15 years in the European markets. He has been instrumental in negotiating solutions for clients, including navigating securitisation workouts.
Before establishing SW3, Tom co-founded Hiberno Saxon, a London-based property investment management business and has previous experience as an investment surveyor at Catella UK.
Tom graduated with Business Studies and Language BBS Honours from Trinity College Dublin and studied Russian at St. Petersburg State University.
What sets us apart
We work hard to consistently achieve the best results—a commitment that is reflected in our track record. We have a focused and nimble approach, constantly pushing boundaries and setting new standards as we research and implement strategies.
Transparency is the cornerstone of our ethical charter. Trust gives us the freedom to be flexible, creative and forward-thinking in our approach. Our emphasis on co-investment drives our research and strategy selection.
We combine our multi-disciplinary skillsets in a shared drive to innovate and excel. We are ambitious, constantly updating our macro view, identifying new trends and scrutinising outputs to take informed, calculated risks to achieve outsized returns.
We have patience when not to invest and conviction when we do—a confidence reflected in the fact we always co-invest. This gives us a client-based perspective, ensuring we are truly aligned with our partners.