Management team

Technical and economic skills, wide-ranging profiles, flexibility, intellectual vitality, entrepreneurial spirit and many years of experience accrued in the real estate sector and in the strategic consultancy as independent professionals or within leading companies are the traits that mark the professionalism of our team.


taniaTania Garuti – Managing Partner

  • MSc in Architecture and Master in Real Estate Management at Polytechnic of Milan
  • Founder and Managing Partner of K2Real
  • MRICS – Member of the RICS & ASA-American Association of Appraisers
  • More than 20 years of experience in RE Advisory, Valuation and Asset Management
  • Manager Investment&Advisory at Reag Spa (Duff and Phelps)
  • Head of Property Management at Aareon, Aareal Bank Group
  • Project Manager at Gruppo Apokè (Beni Stabili Spa)
  • Speaker at the Master “Real Estate Management” SDA Bocconi / Milan Polytechnic and at the Pegaso telematic University
  • Assessor in the RICS APC Committees (Assessment of Professional Competence)

ugoUgo Festini – Partner

  • MSc in Management Engineering at Polytechnic of Milan
  • MBA at MIP School of Management
  • Founding Partner of K2Real
  • CIIA Diploma – Certified International Investment Analyst
  • MRICS – Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • More than 20 years of experience in Advisory & Portfolio Management, RE Finance, M&A
  • Associate at Value Partners Management Consulting
  • Senior Consultant at PriceWaterhouseCoopers MCS
  • Assessor in the RICS APC Committees (Assessment of Professional Competence)
  • Lecturer at the AIFO Academy (Italian Association of Family Offices) within the “Wealth Management” executive master: asset allocation, portfolio risk and portfolio management

gianniGianni Zecchini –  Partner

  • MSc in Architecture at Polytechnic of Milan
  • Founding partner of K2Real
  • More than 25 years of experience in Real Estate
  • Head of DD & Technical services

andreaAndrea Lazzarich – Partner 

  • Bachelor in Architecture at Polytechnic of Turin
  • Founding partner of K2Real
  • More than 15 years of experience in Valuation & investment analysis
  • Independent Expert activity for over 30 Italian Real Estate Fund and SICAV on an yearly basis
  • Valuer in Reag Spa (Duff and Phelps)
  • Speaker at the Master “Real Estate Management” SDA Bocconi / Milan Polytechnic and at the COREP Master of Turin