Ainslie McLennan is Head of UK Balanced Funds and Fund Manager of Janus Henderson UK Property PAIF at Nuveen Real Estate, formerly TH Real Estate, which was formed in 2014 as a joint venture between Henderson Global Investors and TIAA-CREF. TH Real Estate was renamed Nuveen Real Estate in January 2019 to consolidate under the investment umbrella brand of Nuveen. Ainslie joined Henderson in 2002, running commercial property fund mandates investing both directly and indirectly in UK and European markets until 2014. Prior to Henderson, she worked for a private property investment practice in Scotland.
Ainslie graduated with a bachelor of land economy degree (Hons) from Aberdeen University. She is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Investment Property Forum. She has 21 years of property industry expertise.
In this Essentials video Ainslie McLennan and Marcus Langlands Pearse, Co-Managers of the Janus Henderson UK Property PAIF, introduce their approach to the UK commercial property market and the fund they manage. Discover why investors should consider the asset class on a long-term view and how the fund’s dedicated investment team seek to generate long-term
Ainslie McLennan, Co-Manager of the Henderson UK Property PAIF, examines some of the future trends that are likely to shape commercial property markets in the years to come. She identifies seven trends that she believes will help shape markets and explains how these trends are factored into portfolio construction and asset management initiatives.