Nathalie Charles started her career as a real estate lender at Compagnie Bancaire, then Natixis.
In 1996, she joined the Unibail-Rodamco Group, where she held various senior positions overseeing office, retail and large development projects in the Paris region.
In 2008, Nathalie Charles joined the EDF Group (French Electricity Company) as Managing Director of Corporate Real Estate, where she led the asset, property and facility management activities across EDF and its subsidiaries in France, with a portfolio of 4.5 million sqm.
After joining AXA IM–Real Assets in 2013, Nathalie Charles became Head of Development and European Country Teams in 2018. Her responsibilities included overseeing all aspects of managing properties in the region, namely acquisitions, disposals, lettings and development.
At BNP Paribas Real Estate
In July 2019, Nathalie Charles was appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Real Estate in charge of Investment Management to reinforce the position of BNP Paribas Real Estate Investment Management as a leading player in Europe.
Education & Awards
Nathalie Charles has over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry and graduated from the French École Polytechnique. In 2011, she was awarded the French distinction Légion d’Honneur. In 2018, she was appointed as the Chair of Urban Land Institute (ULI) France.