Mr Carlos Garcia Gimenez


A native of Venezuela, Carlos' research is focused on residential investment and the strategy of housing market investors. Carlos has more than 12 years of 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 an MSc in International Real Estate from the University of Aberdeen.

Areas of academic interest: Residential Investment Decisions; Housing Supply and Markets; Real Estate Investor Behaviour


  • 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

Henley Business School PhD Studentship


Master Scholar, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Academic responsibilities

Lecturer in Real Estate

Teaching and learning

Modules Taught and Led - Undergraduate

  • Professional Practice in Context (BT6105)
  • Property Agency: Law and Practice (BT5200)

Modules Led - Undergraduate

  • Planning Land Use & Development (BT4201)
  • Property Inspection, Measurement and Construction (BT4200)

Modules Taught and Led – Postgraduate

  • Research Principles and Application (BT7102)
  • Asset, Property and Facilities Management (BT7105)

Undergraduate courses taught

Postgraduate courses taught