Paul Jon Thorsen
Paul is a real estate investment finance and development specialist with over 30 years experience. He spent many years in London’s financial district employed as the former Investment Manager at Mill Group Residential before moving to Hearthstone Investments as their Investment/fund Manager. He has also been engaged as real estate consultant to several high-profile asset managers in both the UK and Europe. Paul has overseen the development of multi-million-pound investment schemes and successfully negotiated and invested over £150m in real estate capital for investors.
He is the founder of Torvik, a graduate of South Bank University and a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and currently responsible for directing Torvik and implementing its strategic growth and direction.
Swiss born Sara is a retained Consultant to Torvik, and provides asset management, sustainability and ESG services. She has over 20 years experience in global markets working for Swiss Investment Banks, Financial Institutions and Multi Family Offices (MFO) both in Europe and in the USA. An expert in real estate investment and asset management, Sara identifies key sustainability metrics within real estate projects in order to drive long term success with client portfolios. She is a member of Torvik's Investment Committee.
Sara writes investment, sustainability and ESG strategy papers for Torvik. She has studied at INSEAD International Business School and MIT and is a keen fitness trainer, skier and resides in both the UK and Switzerland.