Ex-Macquarie capital raiser launches fund platform

Rachel Tan, the former head of capital raising in Europe for Australia’s Macquarie Capital Advisors, has set up her own real estate funds management platform

Rachel Tan, the former managing director and head of European Private Capital Markets at Australia’s Macquarie Capital Advisors, has set up her own platform.

Tan, who left Macquarie in September last year, has formed Tan-EU Capital with offices in London and Hong Kong.

The first fund, SOTAN, is an exclusive joint-venture with SOCAM, listed in Hong Kong, and a subsidiary of the Shui On Group. 

SOCAM is a well-known real estate developer in Mainland China, with a platform in each of the key first-tier and high growth second-tier cities of China.

SOTAN is investing in special situation projects, mainly in residential anchored mixed-use developments across Mainland China.