Mr. Heal is Managing Director of Gramercy Europe Limited, which was formerly ThreadGreen. Mr. Heal co-founded the original ThreadGreen business in 2006 with Alistair Calvert, launching its first fund in 2007. He works across all aspects of Gramercy's business in Europe, but dedicates the majority of his time to new sale-leaseback and net lease investments. Prior to founding ThreadGreen, he was an Associate of D.B. Zwirn (UK) Limited where he worked in the European real estate investment team focusing on net lease investments. From January 2005 he was an Associate and Assistant Treasurer at W. P. Carey & Co. Limited in London, where he was responsible for the sourcing and transacting of sale-leasebacks on behalf of W. P. Carey's series of REITs. Prior to this position, he was a Consultant with Erskine Management Consultancy, where he worked on the design and implementation of operational strategies for some of the UK's leading public and private companies. Previously, in 2002, Mr. Heal worked as an analyst in W. P. Carey's domestic (US) acquisitions team in New York.
Mr. Heal received his Master of Engineering degree from New College, Oxford University, where he graduated with first class honors on the university's prestigious Engineering, Economics and Management program.