A lean organisational structure enables investment opportunities to be seized quickly and to adapt to changing market conditions at any time.
Short internal decision-making channels, an extensive international network, unique expertise and customised project solutions contribute significantly to increasing the value of the portfolio.
IMFARR is a family business, founded by Nemat Farrokhnia, which specialises in real estate development and investment.
Founded in 2007, the company is now one of the leading private investors in the commercial and residential market in Germany and Austria.
Since the year 2001, Development Partner has been one of the leading developers of office properties in the sustainably good locations of the top seven regions in Germany as well as mixed-use properties in the most central and sought-after areas of German shopping cities. The company has been one of the leading developers of high-quality and sought-after projects for the German investment market for years. Since 2021, Development Partner has been a subsidiary of the joint venture between IMFARR Beteiligungs GmbH and YN Beteiligungen Holding AG. Our work is appreciated by both investors and users. We master the art of bringing together the different positions of investors, architects, politicians, and the public in a harmonious picture and set standards with our project developments.
NACHHALTIGKEIT & ESG
to combine environment,
society and people.
to think, plan and build sustainably
to build for people.
to bear responsibility for it.
E – Environment.
S – Social.
G – Governance.
As a family business, we bear responsibility.
For our society, for our environment, for the future. So that life on this planet remains worth living. Today and for future generations.
From planning and implementation to construction, the promotion of social coexistence and ecological factors are standard guidelines for our project development. Where we build, people live. No matter whether they work or live in our buildings.
Our aim is to design projects that are sustainable and worth living in. For their users as well as for the urban planning, ecological and economic environment.
Nemat Farrokhnia, the owner of the IMFARR Group, began his career in a London investment bank where he advised on various M&A transactions in the real estate sector. In 2007, Mr Farrokhnia founded IMFARR Beteiligungs GmbH, in which, as Managing Partner, he is responsible for the group’s strategy.
Nematollah Farrokhnia held leading positions in the Austrian construction company STRABAG for over 30 years and made an important contribution to the company’s development. He was Global CEO of the Renaissance Group and also served on the PORR Group’s Supervisory Board. He contributes his immense knowledge and wide-ranging experience as Senior Technical Advisor.
Josef Ostermayer has worked for many years in the City of Vienna housing construction department, he later became Cabinet Head in the Ministry of Transport, State Secretary in the Federal Chancellery, and Federal Minister of Arts, Culture, Constitution and Media. He was government coordinator for several years and, most recently, Chairman of the Board of Sozialbau AG, as well as managing director and member of the supervisory board in several other companies.
Ernst Gassner, Managing Director of the IMFARR Group, has more than 24 years of experience in real estate finance, development and management. He started his career in the banking sector, later moving to the real estate sector. His work at UBM, where he spent over 10 years in leading positions, also deserves mention.
Michael Koschier manages the technical agendas of the IMFARR Group. With many years of experience in large-scale project development, he has been able to build up an impressive track record of more than 1,000,000 m² of developed floor space.
Jürgen Wöss, IMFARR’s Head of Corporate and Project Finance, has an impressive 16 years of banking experience and expertise. His previous activities have included leading various deal teams in capital market transactions, as well as structuring project financing.
Vitus Willeit is IMFARR’s Head of Funding and has structured numerous financings for the IMFARR Group as well as led significant transactions in the credit and capital markets. Previously, he worked in banking and finance for over 17 years.
As Head of Real Estate Management & Legal, Christian Strauss is responsible for the transaction and asset management of the IMFARR Group. Prior to that, he directed the Real Estate Management of UniCredit Bank Austria AG for 13 years and, in addition to his work in Austria, also realized projects in CEE and for HVB in Germany.
Before joining the group, he was a board member of STRABAG AG and CEO of RAIFFEISEN EVOLUTION, responsible for project development in 11 European countries with a development volume of more than € 2bn, followed by the CEO position at Aroundtown Commercial Properties, one of the biggest commercial real estate company in Germany.
Markus Neurauter covers more than 30 years of experience in real estate.
Imfarr Beteiligungs GmbH
1040 Wien, Österreich