Tobias Herbst began his career at JLL, a global real estate service provider. He was responsible for the structuring, coordination and execution of property valuations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Besides individual property valuations, he also managed large portfolio mandates.
He then joined Hatfield Philips, a credit servicer focused on CMBS and NPL in Europe. As Head of the German Real Estate Department, he was responsible for all property-related decisions. This involved instructing, reviewing and approving real estate valuations, monitoring the asset management of the real estate collateral and managing structured sales processes in the Special Servicing division. He also carried out due diligence on the purchase of real estate loan portfolios.
As part of a lectureship in the degree course Real Estate Economics at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW), he gives lectures on the subject of international property valuation.