We are

LIP Invest is an owner-managed investment company with a sole focus on logistics real estate. We offer fund and investment solutions for institutional investors independently of financial investors or property agencies. With a highly qualified and effective team in the fields of real estate, investment, logistics and property law, we work with a lot of experience, closeness and dedication for the success of our investments and thus ensuring our client’s satisfaction. 

Since 2018:

• 57 new investors

• €785 billion equity capital commitments

• 46 property acquisitions

• €1.3 billion total investments

Management

Sebastian Betz
Managing Director

As managing director of LIP Invest GmbH, Sebastian Betz is responsible for the fund and portfolio management as well as the asset management.

While working for the logistics real estate consulting company Realogis he met Bodo Hollung, who was able to win him over to the newly founded investment company RLI Investors. There Betz was responsible for the asset management and property acquisitions.

Together with Bodo Hollung, he set up LIP Invest in Munich and was appointed managing director in July 2021. Sebastian Betz studied business administration and applied geography at the University of Trier and holds a Master of Arts and Bachelor of Science from the University of Trier. In July 2020, Mr. Betz began studying real estate economics at the IRE|BS Immobilienakademie Regensburg.

Daniel Pahl
In-house lawyer, General Counsel & Head of Operations, authorized signatory

As General Counsel & Head of Operations, Daniel Pahl controls the transactions of logistic properties, project developments and land.

In addition, Pahl is responsible for the external financing of all funds.

Before starting at LIP, he worked as a lawyer for the Frankfurt law firm AC Tischendorf and at Bethge Immobilienanwälte. He advised on real estate transactions and legal asset management. His other professional positions include the corporate legal department of Hochtief and the strategy and corporate development of Patrizia Immobilien AG, where he was involved in the international growth strategy and M&A activities of the Augsburg investment manager.

Natalie Weber
Head of Logistics & Research, authorized signatory

As a fund manager from the very beginning, Natalie Weber has played a key role in LIP's growth. Together with Sebastian Betz, she leads the fund management and, as relationship manager, the trustworthy communication with the investors.

In addition, she oversees the in-house research department. Here she is largely responsible for market and location analysis of the objects to be purchased as well as for the preparation of our regular market reports.

The logistics expert was previously responsible for market and location analysis as well as consulting projects for the logistics industry at the Fraunhofer working group for Supply Chain Services SCS. She was part of the team of authors of the study "Logistics Real Estate - Market and Locations", which has established itself as a benchmark in the industry.

Bodo Hollung MRICS
Shareholder Managing Director

Bodo Hollung has more than 30 years of experience in the finance and real estate industry, including almost 15 years in the management of logistics real estate.

Before founding LIP Invest, Bodo Hollung was managing director at RLI Investors, which he made into one of the most successful logistics real estate investors in Germany prior to his departure.

Before that, he built up the fund business for institutional investors at Garbe Industrial Real Estate and worked as a fund manager at WealthCap.

During his career, he was responsible for logistics properties with a volume of over EUR 1.5 billion.

Bodo Hollung studied banking management at the Sparkassenakademie Hannover and real estate economics at the IRE|BS-International Real Estate Business School.

LIP Invest offices

Values

  • LIP Invest is an owner-managed company located in the heart of Munich. People are at the centre of what we do. Mutual motivation and pleasure at work not only improve the quality of each individual’s life but are also the basis for our business success
  • Sincerity, honesty, credibility, reliability and integrity aren’t just catchwords for us, they define how we work. Trust has to be earned and we continually work hard to achieve it
  • It is our goal to be one of the most modern and innovative companies in our industry
  • Our values “courage to innovate”, “forward thinking”, “total commitment”, “being respectful”, “think and live sustainably” and “work responsibly” are the foundations upon which our business culture is built
  • Working responsibly means that our transactions are transparent, reliable and fair. Our partners and clients can reach us at any time and we live a closeness that connects us
  • LIP Invest is committed to protecting the environment and conserving natural resources. We have therefore integrated a sustainability strategy into our purchasing processes. In future, we will measure the sustainability of our portfolios and install ESG reporting.
Bodo Hollung