Segro has appointed Inès Reinmann to the newly created position of chief operating officer of its business in Continental Europe.

Reinmann will take up the role at the end of October. She will be a member of Segro’s executive committee and will report directly to Segro chief operating officer, Ian Coull.

Reinmann comes from Icade, a European property company, were she was head of the commercial divison.

Until its recent merger with Icade, she was also chief operating officer of Icade EMGP, a subsidiary of Icade which specialises in business parks.

The new role is one of a number of key organisational changes and senior level management developments announced by Segro on 14 September.

Head of mainland Europe Walter Hens will move to be head of business development.