Ralph Noyen (1975) holds a MA in Business Economies at the Tilburg University after he obtained his BA degree Business Economics at the HEAO at Hogechool Utrecht. Ralph started his real estate career at Troostwijk Makelaars Investment department till he joined in 2007 Cushman & Wakefield Capital Markets Team where he was partner since 2014. Ralph joined Brickstone Retail as partner in September 2017. Ralph’s specialization is to accompany parties with buy/sell side advise of retail (shopping centres / supermarkets / out of town retail) on stand-alone basis or in portfolio.
Derrick Das (1979) studied Commercial Economics in Rotterdam. In 2005 he started his career at the Retail department of Cushman & Wakefield.
In 2010, together with Feiko Witteveen (see below) and François Mulkens (see below) he established Brickstone Retail.
François Mulkens (1980) graduated from Hogeschool van Amsterdam (Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences).
In 2001 he started his career at Hoen real estate agency in Amsterdam. In 2008 he transitioned to commercial retail real estate and started working at Cushman & Wakefield.
Frank Elferink (1979) graduated from the Civil Engineering faculty of Eindhoven Technical University and also completed the MSRE course at the Amsterdam School of Real Estate. He started his career in 2005 at Cushman & Wakefield as an appraiser and subsequently became an investment real estate agent. In September 2014 he was appointed Partner Capital Markets. In September 2015 he became a partner at Brickstone Retail. Since 2012 Frank has been a member of RICS.
Vanessa van der Laan (1979) started as a secretary in 2006 at the real estate company Nanninga & Taconis. In 2007 the company was taken over by the international real estate agency CBRE where she worked for 13 years as department secretary at the Retail department. Since February 2020 she is secretary at Brickstone Retail.
Erik-Jan Bulstra has extensive experience in investing in real estate and a proven track record of leading real estate transactions. From 1992 to 2020, Erik-Jan was CEO and member of the Board of Directors of Newomij. Prior to that, Erik-Jan worked at NOG Insurance, ABN Amro Group and NACO. Erik-Jan has also been a member of the investment committee of Amvest Residential Core Fund since 2019 and was appointed chairman in March 2020.
Robert Weisz has been a partner of Timevest B.V., a family office mainly investing in real estate in the Netherlands and USA, since 2006. Robert has been working in commercial real estate for 45 years as an investor at, among others, Blauwhoed, Wereldhave and the DBN Group. Robert has also been a part-time lecturer at ASRE for many years and from 2004 to 2009 he was a visiting professor at Eindhoven University of Technology in the field of investment and financing in real estate.