General Information

CSA Real Estate Switzerland Commercial*

CSA Real Estate Switzerland Commercial

The investment group CSA Real Estate Switzerland Commercial (CSA RES Commercial, Swiss security number 11 354 362) invests directly in a balanced portfolio of commercial real estate in Switzerland. This primarily includes properties with office and retail space. To expand the real estate portfolio, investment is permitted in properties with other types of use such as logistics, commerce, and residential. Properties with hotel and industrial uses may be acquired only if these are housed in structures with mixed uses. Preference is given to newer properties with a long-term lease or which are eligible for a long-term lease, preferably in economically robust locations.

* Only pension funds domiciled in Switzerland that are not subject to tax are permitted as direct investors.

Top 5 Projects/Properties

Einkaufszentrum Tivoli, Spreitenbach (STWE-Anteil 20,3%)

Tivoli Shopping Center, Spreitenbach

  • Condominium-share 20.3%
  • Construction: 1973
  • Redevelopment: 2010
  • Utilization: Retail
  • Market value in CHF: 117.2 Mio.
  • Total rentable area: 13 037 m2
Einkaufszentrum Parc du Rhône, Collembey-Muraz

Parc du Rhône Shopping Center, Collombey-Muraz

  • Construction: 2003
  • Utilization: Retail
  • Market value in CHF: 78.2 Mio.
  • Total rentable area: 16 204 m2
Dörflistrasse 120, Zürich

Dörflistrasse 120, Zurich

  • Construction: 1987
  • Utilization: Office
  • Market value in CHF: 40.2 Mio.
  • Total rentable area: 7 364 m2
Lake Geneva Park, Tolochenaz

Lake Geneva Park, Tolochenaz

  • Construction: 2013
  • Utilization: Office
  • Market value in CHF: 44.8 Mio.
  • Total rentable area: 6 781 m2
Campus Santé

Campus Santé, Le Grand-Saconnex

  • Construction: 2015 to 2017
  • Utilization: Office
  • Total rentable area: 25 879 m2

Product Manager

Stephan Auf der Maur

Stephan Auf der Maur

Stephan Auf der Maur has worked in Global Real Estate at Credit Suisse since 2002. Until 2007 he was responsible for the asset management of various real estate funds. From 2007 to 2013 he was fund manager for the CS REF Siat. 

Since 2011, he has been responsible for the CSA RES Residential investment foundation as product manager, and additionally for the CSA RES Commercial investment foundation since 2013. 

After sitting his matriculation examination, Auf der Maur completed an internship at the Schwyzer Kantonalbank (SZKB). In 1993 he transferred to the real estate unit of SZKB, where as a property manager he gained experience in the areas of real estate and finance. Between 1999 and 2002 he administered properties with a large real estate firm in the Lucerne area, before joining Credit Suisse Global Real Estate. 

While in this position, Auf der Maur obtained a Swiss federal diploma as a real estate agent and administrator. He later attended various courses in portfolio management, as well as in finance and valuation management.


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