Nuveen Real Estate appoints U.S. CIO

Nuveen Real Estate has named Carly Tripp as CIO for its U.S. investment portfolio.

In this new role, Tripp is responsible for overall investment strategy, acquisitions, dispositions, asset management and financings. She was previously managing director and global head of real estate and alternatives for the TIAA general account, where she focused on directing investment strategy for its global multi-asset class alternative portfolio, including an approximate $40 billion real estate program. Prior to her role with the general account, Tripp was a member of TIAA’s global real estate team helping to oversee the TIAA Real Estate Account. She began her investing career at LaSalle Investment Management.

As part of this new role, Tripp will chair the Americas investment committee and have end-to-end responsibility for all investment activity across the Americas. She will work with the sector teams to devise strategies that scale the firm’s deep expertise and capabilities.