Speaker Profile

Daniel T. Cooper

Managing Director, Fund Management
HDG Mansur Investment Services

Daniel Cooper is a Managing Director in the Fund Management division of HDG Mansur Investment Services, Inc. and is responsible for leading the $1.6 billion HSBC Amanah Global Properties Income Fund (GPIF) team.  GPIF is primarily invested in single tenant properties throughout the US and Europe (the UK, Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands).  The Fund is designed to provide stable current income and capital appreciation through Shariah-compliant investments via a multi-tier diversification approach using experienced and proactive asset management.

Prior to joining HDG Mansur, Mr. Cooper worked for Principal Global Investors/Principal Real Estate Investors, where he held the position of Director of Portfolio Management-Australia and managed a $1 billion portfolio of US real estate assets within the Australian listed property sector.  Mr. Cooper was responsible for developing and directing fund strategies to maximize performance.  Prior to joining Principal, Mr. Cooper held positions as Chief Operating Officer and Director of Operations for investment, real estate and construction companies where he oversaw operations and was involved in the due diligence, acquisition, asset management, repositioning and disposition of office, industrial, retail and multifamily properties.

Mr. Cooper earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California and was a State of Oregon Scholar.  He has been a licensed real estate broker for over ten years and has 20 years of commercial real estate experience focused on creating value for investors.

Profile as of 4/28/2009