Position: Chairman of PGIM Real Estate and PGIM Real Estate Finance, and CEO of PGIM Real Estate


  • 22 years of real estate investment experience
  • 8 years with PGIM Real Estate



Eric Adler is the chairman of the real estate businesses of PGIM, Inc., and the chief executive officer of PGIM Real Estate. PGIM is one of the largest real estate investment managers in the world, offering a broad range of real estate equity and debt strategies globally. Based in London, Eric is a member of PGIM Real Estate’s Global Management Council, the Global Investment Committee, the Global Operating Council and the Global Product Committee.

Previously, Eric was global chief investment officer of PGIM Real Estate responsible for overseeing the investment process and working with regional business leaders to build a consistent investment culture around the world, and earlier served as head of PGIM Real Estate’s European business.

Before joining PGIM Real Estate in 2010, Eric co-directed Tishman Speyer’s European activities and was a member of its Global Management and Investment Committees. Earlier, Eric worked for Morgan Stanley Real Estate, where he led investment activities in Germany, France, Italy and Spain. He also had overall operational responsibility for its Special Situations Fund II. Previously, he worked for Credit Lyonnais and Unibailin Paris.

Eric has a bachelor’s degree in business administration, summa cum laude, from University of Arizona. He also holds a graduate business degree from HEC Business School in France. Eric is a founding member of the European Advisory Board of the Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School.