Mr. Dejanovic is Head of European Real Estate, overseeing Cerberus’ European investments in commercial and residential properties, real estate-related portfolios, and real estate operating companies.
Since joining the Firm in 2006, Mr. Dejanovic has been instrumental in establishing Cerberus as a leading real estate investor in Europe and played a central role in Cerberus becoming one of the largest private residential landlords in Germany. In addition, Mr. Dejanovic leads the Firm’s non-performing loan (NPL) platform in Europe, which has been the leading purchaser of European NPLs since 2013. Mr. Dejanovic has overseen Cerberus’ NPL activities in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Scandinavia, among other jurisdictions.
Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Dejanovic was at Ernst and Young in its corporate finance division. From 2004 to 2005, he worked for the Australian subsidiary of China Light and Power (CLP) in Business Development and Project Finance. Prior to CLP, he worked for the Australian subsidiary of Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Hong Kong Electric Holdings Limited in various roles across the Corporate Treasury, Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, and Commercial Analysis divisions.
Mr. Dejanovic holds a Bachelor of Business from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and in addition holds a Master of Applied Finance from The University of Melbourne. He is a member of Cerberus’ Real Estate Committee, Real Estate Debt Committee, and NPL Committee.