Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield is the premier global developer and operator of flagship shopping destinations, with a portfolio valued at €65.2 Bn as at December 31, 2018, of which 87% in retail, 6% in offices, 5% in convention & exhibition venues and 2% in services. Currently, the Group owns and operates 92 shopping centres, including 55 flagships in the most dynamic cities in Europe and the United States. Its centres welcome 1.2 billion visits per year. Present on 2 continents and in 12 countries, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield provides a unique platform for retailers and brand events, and offers an exceptional and constantly renewed experience for customers.
With the support of its 3,700 professionals and an unparalleled track-record and know-how, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield is ideally positioned to generate superior value and develop world-class projects. The Group has the largest development pipeline in the industry of €11.9 Bn in total. Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield distinguishes itself by its Better Places 2030 agenda, that sets its ambition to create better places that respect the highest environmental standards and contribute to better cities.
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield stapled shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam and Euronext Paris (Euronext ticker: URW), with a secondary listing in Australia through Chess Depositary Interests. The Group benefits from an A rating from Standard & Poor’s and from an A2 rating from Moody’s.
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield currently manages 26 shopping centers in Germany, nine of them belonging to the portfolio of the Group. Every year, they attract 200 million visitors. Next to center management, facility management and leasing, one of the main business priorities is the successful asset management for investors and partners. In doing so, the main focus is on modern shopping destinations with an exceptional high quality of stay.
Furthermore, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield is developing two new building projects for around 1.2 billion Euros at present: Westfield Hamburg-Überseequartier in Hamburg HafenCity as well as Oskar in Osnabrück. These are supplemented by numerous project developments in the asset portfolio. Until 2020, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield and its business partners are going to complete revitalisations Germany-wide with investments of more than 160 million Euros.
The German headquarter of Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has been located in the Düsseldorf Airport City since 2015. The company has around 450 employees.