Our Global Footprint
With more than AUD $1.2 trillion[€767 billion] in assets under management and ~3,600 employees worldwide, DWS is a truly global asset manager. Our size and reach are fundamental to our capabilities and strength across the Active, Passive and Alternatives investment spaces.
We have developed our expertise across all asset classes to become one of the most recognised names in asset management.
|60 year investment heritage
|Active business founded 1956 in Germany
|45+ years in Alternatives
|20+ years in Passive
|20+ years of Responsible Investing
On the ground Australia presence
Our Australian footprint comprises a local presence in both Sydney and Melbourne including client servicing, portfolio management, and local investment teams.
As Australia’s headquarters, Sydney houses DWS’s investment team managing our Australian REIT & APAC Real Estate securities portfolios. A part of the global Liquid Real Assets platform, the team manages various investment strategies on behalf of both separate accounts and fund clients globally.
In addition, our Sydney based domestic direct real estate team comprising transactions and asset management, is part of DWS’s long tenured global direct real estate business. Australia is one of five strategically located offices in the Asia Pacific region, signifying the importance we place on local knowledge informing transaction decisions.
For Australian institutional investors wanting to access a global platform of products, our local client servicing and sales team based in Melbourne and Sydney, is part of a single global distribution network comprising 400 sales professionals globally. We pride ourselves in selecting investment strategies according to the demand and needs of Australian investors.