Carlos Garcia-Gimenez

PHD Student

Carlos Garcia-Gimenez

Carlos Garcia-Gimenez

Academic Area(s): Real Estate & Planning
Supervisor(s): Professor Gianluca Marcato
Research Topic(s): Real Estate Investor Behaviour, Role of ‘Flippers’ in the Real Estate Market

Areas of academic interest

Residential Investment Decisions, Housing Supply and Markets, Real Estate Investor Behaviour


A native of Venezuela, Carlos’ research is focused on residential investment and the strategy of housing market investors. Carlos has more than 12 years’ experience in the US real estate business, and has worked for one of the prestigious real estate brokerages in Beverly Hills and Miami Beach.

He holds a BSc in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Wright State University and a MSc in International Real Estate from the University of Aberdeen.


  • MSc International Real Estate – with Distinction, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom (2016)
  • CPD Real Estate Development, University of California Los Angeles, United States (2009)
  • BSc Industrial & Systems Engineering, Wright State University, United States (2000)
  • Member of the National Association of Realtors. United States (since 2008)

Research grants

PhD Scholarship Real Estate and Planning, Henley Business School, University of Reading, UK


Master Scholar, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom