CenterPoint is a market leader in the development, redevelopment, acquisition and management of logistically advantaged industrial real estate. CenterPoint is the remaining component of CalEast Global Logistics, an industrial real estate vehicle that has been the principal platform utilized by CalPERS for its investment in domestic industrial real estate. The company invests in major North American port and intermodal logistics markets, providing efficient logistics real estate solutions for the world’s top manufacturing and distribution companies. Since GI Partners’ co-investment in 2010, the company has doubled in size, now comprising over 60 million square feet.

Investment Details

  • Investment Date: December 2010
  • Status: GI co-investment acquired by CalPERS in 2015
  • GI Role: Continued engagement as active investment manager on behalf of CalPERS

Real Estate Initiatives

  • Operational orientation calibrated to investment objectives
  • Effective management of capital structure
  • Active asset and platform management
  • Recruitment and retention of exceptional real estate talent


Oak Brook, IL

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GI's reputation and real estate investing expertise complement our own competencies and local knowledge and has allowed us to capitalize on significant opportunity that exists in logistics real estate today.

Bob Chapman

CEO, CenterPoint Properties