KGAL GmbH & Co. KG was founded in Hamburg in 1968. In more than 50 years, the company has grown constantly. Originally a successful real estate leasing company, it went on to become one of the leading independent investment and asset managers for real capital investments in Europe.
KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG has successfully closed the renewable energy fund KGAL ESPF 4. The investment commitments amount to 750 million euros.
Launch of immoSUBSTANZ – KGAL´s first openended real estate fund
The KGAL Group is developing an online platform and investment products for retail sales.
New regions and investment topics are the focus of the newly established KGAL New Frontiers GmbH.
Over the past 50 years, KGAL has transformed itself to one of the leading independent investment and asset managers in Europe.
Largest single account in the real estate division for a German investor with €2 billion equity.
KGAL UK Ltd. is established in London.
KGAL Investment Management obtains its capital management company permit from the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and is therefore licensed as a capital management company in accordance with Section 20 German Capital Investment Code (KAGB; Kapitalanlagegesetzbuch).
KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG, founded as a regulated capital management company, takes on the role of capital manager for new KGAL Group funds in the asset classes of real estate, infrastructure (energy) and aviation.
ESPF 2 has an equity of €500 million.
ESPF 1 placed €230 million of equity within one year.
KGAL acquires its first commercial real estate in Great Britain.
KGAL offers its first solar energy fund.
KGAL acquires a wind turbine for the first time.
KGAL acquires its first commercial real estate in Austria.
Lufthansa and KGAL set up GOAL, German Operating Aircraft Leasing GmbH & Co. KG, for operating leases.
KGAL acquires its first commercial real estate in the US.
Lufthansa and KGAL set up Lufthansa Leasing GmbH for finance leases.
KGAL designs the first German aircraft leasing fund.
A real estate fund model is the new addition to the portfolio, developed by KGAL.
KGAL is involved in power plant leasing and in the operation of a gas pipeline.
KGAL becomes a leading real estate leasing company with final integration of Karl Kreusel & Co. Vermögensverwaltung into KGAL.
KGAL founded as a joint venture between the Neue Sparcasse von 1864 (now Hamburger Sparkasse), and entrepreneur Karl Kreusel.