Kanvest is an advisory firm specializing in commercial real estate investment. Based in Paris, Kanvest operates on the European market in transactions involving offices, retail premises, industrial and logistic properties.

Kanvest represents institutional and private investors seeking to achieve their financial goals by acquiring and selling properties. We provide the highest standards of quality and integrity in real estate advisory. Our comprehensive market knowledge and dynamic analysis of all actors of the real estate market, allow us to provide you the best adapted advisory services.

Prior to founding Kanvest, Kevin Kanaan completed a degree in banking and finance in London and started his career as a trader at Société Générale. He joined Advenis group in 2011 to cover the acquisitions and sales mainly in France and Germany. Benefiting from nearly 10 years’ experience in the European financial and real estate market, this enabled him to develop solid relationships with many European banks as well as investors from Asia and the Middle East.

Why Us

We are a totally independent company with respect to market players. The company’s equity being owned by the founder managing the company and thus resulting in a strong motivation and involvement. Our word is based on the lack of conflict of interest with our partners and clients.

We listen, challenge, adapt, act and always align ourselves according to the interests of our clients. Our deep understanding of our clients and our systematic analysis of the market enable us to deliver tailor made solutions and create more added value. We develop strong, lasting relationships with clients based on trust, honesty and integrity. We respond to our client’s needs with speed, agility and accuracy.

We maintain an extensive network of local and global real estate and financial experts allowing us to have access to several attractive investment opportunities. We strongly believe that, as a result of years of interaction with leading lenders, insurers, investors, developers and operators, Kanvest is among a select group of firms considered when off-market transactions and limited bidding situations arise.


We have complete flexibility in our work. Our database allows us to monitor the market and to adapt quickly and with agility to market conditions. It gives us the ability to apply real-time information to the decision-making process.