Asset Management

Meet The Professionals

In total, TIAA-CREF Asset Management consists of more than 300 investment professionals, including over 100 portfolio managers with an average of 17 years of investment experience and 10 years with TIAA-CREF. Take a closer look at the people behind the performance.

Sanjeev HandaSanjeev Handa is a managing director and Head of Global Real Estate Fixed Income team for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Handa oversees the real estate fixed income investment area of TIAA-CREF. Most recently he was head of global public fixed-income where he oversaw the public fixed income assets of TIAA-CREF from 2006-2011. Mr. Handa also has experience as an asset backed securities portfolio manager and as a corporate bond and emerging market analyst during his career at TIAA-CREF. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 1988.

Mr. Handa was awarded undergraduate degrees from New York University and The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.

Real Estate Professionals

Suzan Amato

Suzan Amato 

Managing Director
Global Real Estate
Transactions & Joint Ventures

Giacomo Barbieri

Giacomo Barbieri

Senior Director,
Global Real Estate

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Margaret Brandwein

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Jack Gay

Jack Gay 

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Sanjeev Handa

Sanjeev Handa 

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Bill Harrison

William Harrison 

Senior Director,
Global Real Estate

Scott Kempton

Scott Kempton

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Derek Landry

Derek Landry 

Senior Director,
Global Real Estate

Chris McGibbon

Chris McGibbon 

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Laura McGrath

Laura McGrath

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Trevor Michael

Trevor Michael 

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

Ed Pierzak

Edward F. Pierzak

Managing Director,
Global Real Estate

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