IDI Gazeley Appoints New Chief Financial Officer for North America

ATLANTA, March 25, 2015 – IDI Gazeley, a leading global investor and developer of logistics warehouses and distribution parks, today announced that Matt Berger has joined the platform as Chief Financial Officer for North America. He will participate in key decisions as a member of the executive management team, assist in formulating the company's future direction and supporting tactical initiatives, and monitor and direct the implementation of strategic business plans. He will be based in the company’s Atlanta Core Support office.

“Matt’s wealth of experience and financial knowledge make him a valuable addition to the IDI Gazeley team,” said Jay Cornforth, Managing Partner, Global Head of Industrial at Brookfield Properties and CEO of IDI Gazeley North America. “Matt has a background that will immediately help our business while guiding us as we continue to grow. Our expanding portfolio and increasing demand led us to look for an addition to our team who fit with our ethos of innovation and exceptional service, and we’re confident that Matt will play a key role in delivering these values.

Berger joins IDI Gazeley from Brookfield Renewable Energy Group where he worked as Head of Capital Markets. He played a key role in supporting the long-term growth of the business on a global scale. Prior to joining Brookfield, he worked at Old Mutual Asset Management, a London based asset management business. He held various posts including CFO and Strategic Advisor to the CEO, leading their efforts to take the business public. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a BA in Business Administration and from the University of North Carolina with an MBA.        

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About IDI Gazeley
IDI Gazeley (Brookfield Logistics Properties) is one of the world’s leading investors and developers of logistics warehouses and distribution parks with 59 million square feet of premier assets under management and additional prime land sites to develop another 55 million square feet of distribution facilities near major markets and transport routes in North America, Europe and China. As part of Brookfield Property Partners, we belong to one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated owners, operators and investors in real estate.

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About Brookfield
Brookfield Property Partners is one of the world’s largest commercial real estate companies. Our goal is to be the leading global owner, operator and investor in best-in-class commercial property assets. Our diversified portfolio includes interests in over 100 premier office properties and over 150 best-in-class retail malls around the globe. We also hold interests in multifamily, industrial, hotel and triple net lease assets through a Brookfield-managed private equity fund.

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