Key Professionals

Executive Committee

Stephan Boenning

Stephan Boenning
Head of Germany and Central Europe


Stephan Boenning is a Managing Director at AEW Europe based in Düsseldorf. He is responsible for managing AEW Europe's platform in Germany and Central Europe, including investments, asset management and fund management. Stephan has been working in the real estate industry for nearly 26 years and prior to joining AEW Europe, he held various senior level positions. He was Managing Director of AXA Investment Managers and Aachener Grundvermögen, both German Kapitalanlagegesellschaft, where he was in charge of real estate investments and fund management.

Stephan's previous experience includes investment origination with WestInvest, a subsidiary of DEKA Investments, where he originated new investments of circa €5 bn. Stephan is a graduate of the Fachhochschule Nuertingen.