The world's biggest gathering of Asian capital

PERE Network’s Asia Summit hosts Asia’s most influential institutional investors and global real estate fund managers for three days of networking and world-class insights.

Join the event in Singapore on 21– 23 February 2023 to expand your investor network in Asia and meet with the leading allocators to global real estate.

All attendees will become members of the PERE Network, enhancing your networking experience before, during, and after the event.

Accelerate your fundraising

Catch up with investors post-pandemic and create new opportunities through the networking-focused program.

Expand your investor network in Asia

Meet investors allocating to Asian real estate at the region’s biggest networking event for global real estate leaders.

Better connections 

Set up pre-event meetings and continue the conversation after the Summit with your membership to PERE Network. Gain access to 1,000+ investors and managers globally, regular monthly insights and online meetings with fellow industry leaders.

Meet our keynote speakers

The future of buildings already exist – how do you stack up?

Joanna will discuss why the impact of healthy buildings and the “S” in ESG are the untapped value creation opportunities, revealing a new product launch that will define excellence in building health. She will also dive deep into the financial correlation between demand and value throughout the history of the real estate industry.

Joanna Frank
Founding President & CEO
Center for Active Design (CfAD)

 

Climate adaptation: This century’s highest priority

Dr. Khanna will provide analysis of the locations across the globe best suited to your business requirements and guides you in creating a tailored strategy for climate resilience.

Parag Khanna
Founder & CEO
Climate Alpha

 

Key highlights of the Summit

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2023 speakers include

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Meet Asia’s leading real estate investors

Build strong relationships, share the latest market insights, and shape global capital flow with Asia’s most influential investor network.
AISIN Pension Fund
AustralianSuper
Aware Super
Brunei Investment Agency
China Ping An Life Insurance
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
Japan Post Bank
Korea Investment Corporation (KIC)
Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Sacramento County Employees' Retirement System (SCERS)
Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS)
SunSuper
Temasek
Tokio Fire & Marine Insurance
And many more ...

 
 

PERE Asia Summit is one of the best conferences in the APAC region.

Laurent Jacquemin
AXA

Apply for a complimentary Institutional Investor pass

A limited number of complimentary passes are available for allocators and institutional investors to join the event.

Complimentary investor passes are limited to foundations, endowments, insurance companies, single family offices, sovereign wealth funds and pension funds who are actively making fund commitments and do not engage in third-party fundraising activities or collect fees for advisory/consulting services. 

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Discuss strategies with our speakers in-person

Interested in speaking at the PERE Asia Summit 2023?

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George Agethen Ivanhoe Cambridge

George Agethen

Co-Head of Asia-Pacific, Ivanhoe Cambridge

George Agethen is responsible for the investment and asset-management strategies for Asia Pacific as outlined in the Ivanhoé Cambridge’s annual business and strategic plans. He works closely with internal and external stakeholders to put in place and… Read full bio

Garett Bjorkman

Managing Director, Portfolio Oversight, CIM

Garett Bjorkman is a Managing Director in the Portfolio Oversight Group. He leads Portfolio Oversight for CIM’s private real estate debt and Opportunity Zone investment strategies. Prior to joining CIM, Mr. Bjorkman worked at various real estate priv… Read full bio

Aaron Block

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, MetaProp

Aaron Block co-founded and serves as Managing Partner of MetaProp, the New York-based venture capital firm focused on the PropTech industry. Founded in 2015, MetaProp’s investment team has invested in 130+ technology companies across the real estate… Read full bio

Gemma Burgess

Chief Executive Officer, Ferguson Partners

Gemma Burgess is Chief Executive Officer of Ferguson Partners and leads Ferguson Partners’ global business. Based in the firm’s New York office, Gemma is actively involved in the firm’s Executive/Board Search practice and works closely with Private E… Read full bio

Doug Cain

Head of Unlisted Property, Future Fund

Mr Cain joined Future Fund in November 2020 following a 10-year career with PSP Investments where he was a Senior Director in the real estate investments group responsible for acquisitions, dispositions and asset management. His geographic responsibi… Read full bio

Devin Chen

Portfolio Manager, Commercial Real Estate, PIMCO

Mr. Chen is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office. He leads commercial real estate (CRE) strategy and is a member of the investment committees for PIMCO’s CRE equity and debt strategies. He has experience acros… Read full bio

Jinglei Chen

Managing Director and Founding Member, BEI Capital

Ms. Jinglei Chen is the Managing Director and Founding member of BEI Capital, which is an Asian-based global real estate and alternative investment and operating company. BEI has set up two operating platforms, in creative stay-work-play, and healthc… Read full bio

Joseph Chien

Managing Director and Head Private Real Estate Asia, Partners Group

Joseph Chien is Head of Private Real Estate in Asia, based in Singapore. He is a member of the Private Real Estate Direct Investment Committee and the Private Real Estate Integrated Investment Committee. He has 25 years of industry experience in Asia… Read full bio

Samuel Chu

Co-founder and Chief Investment Officer, Phoenix Property Investors

Mr. Chu is Co-founder, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Phoenix Property Investors. Mr. Chu has more than 35 years of real estate investment and corporate advisory experience in Asia, Europe and the U.S. Prior to founding of Phoenix i… Read full bio
Leslie Chua, Heitman

Leslie Chua

Senior Vice President, Director, Heitman

Leslie Chua is Senior Vice President and Director of Asia Pacific Investment Research. He is responsible for all research and analysis inthe Asia-Pacific region, including assisting with new acquisitions, dispositions, and asset management of propert… Read full bio

Tiow Chye Chua

Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, Mapletree Investments

Mr Chua, as Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, focuses on driving the Group’s strategic initiatives including expanding and directing the Mapletree Group’s international real estate investments and developments, as well as oversees the Group’s mul… Read full bio

Robert Ciemniak

Founder-CEO and Chief Analyst, Real Estate Foresight Ltd

Robert Ciemniak specialises in research on China housing markets, with the track record built over the past 10 years through Real Estate Foresight (REF) – an independent and technology-powered research boutique based in Hong Kong, and with the more r… Read full bio

Jon Crandall

Managing Director, APAC, Ontra

Jon is based in Singapore, where he manages the company’s relationships with its APAC-based clients. Jon holds a J.D. from New York University School of Law and a B.A. in mathematics from the University of Alaska Anchorage. Prior to joining Ontra, Jo… Read full bio

Thomasin (Tommy) Crowley

Global Director of Asia Pacific, WiredScore

Tommy Crowley is Global Director of Asia Pacific, WiredScore. Based in Singapore, she is responsible for growing WiredScore’s footprint in Asia Pacific, overseeing the rollout of the firm’s certifications across the region, and educating key industry… Read full bio

Radha Dhir

Chief Executive Officer and Country Head, India, JLL

Radha is the CEO and Country Head of JLL, India’s largest commercial property services firm. JLL is a global professional services and investment management firm dedicated to helping clients create value by owning, occupying, developing, or investing… Read full bio
Brad Dockser, Green Generation

Bradford Dockser

Founder and CEO, Green Generation

Brad Dockser is GreenGen’s CEO/Co-Founder, transforming the world’s built environment through its visionary end-to-end approach integrating energy, real estate, technology, and capital markets to Operate in the Green. Throughout two decades of real e… Read full bio

Sabrina Du

Alternative Investment Lead, AXA China Region Insurance Company

Sabrina Du is leading alternative investment for AXA China Region Insurance Company. She is responsible for sourcing and underwriting real estate, private equity, private debt and high yield bond strategies. Prior to joining AXA, Sabrina took varied… Read full bio
Jiroo Eoh, ABL Life Insurance

Jiroo Eoh

Head of Alternative Investment Department, ABL Life Insurance

Jiroo Eoh is the Head of Alternative Investment Department at ABL Life Insurance (Korea, joined since 2017). Jiroo is in charge of ABL Life Insurance’s alternative investment business including strategic investment planning, execution and portfolio m… Read full bio

Michelle Marie Farrell

Senior Operations Officer, IFC

With 15+ years of global experience as a leader in the sustainability industry, and an MBA in Data Analytics, Michelle works on the Climate Strategy and Business Development Team. She is also experienced with sustainable financing, and has trained ma… Read full bio

Alessandro Fiascaris

Senior Vice President, Head of Investments – APAC, Oxford Properties Group

Alessandro Fiascaris is Senior Vice President, Head of Investments Asia-Pacific Oxford Properties, a leading global real estate investor, asset management and business builder. Having joined Oxford in 2022, Alessandro sits on the Investment Committee… Read full bio

Joanna Frank

Founding President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Active Design (CfAD)

Joanna Frank is the Founding President & CEO of the Center for Active Design (CfAD), where she advances design and development practices to foster healthy and engaged communities. CfAD is the operator of Fitwel, a unique certification system orig… Read full bio

Frank Garcia

Managing Director, Pretium

Frank Garcia is a Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Management for the funds on the Real Estate team at Pretium. Mr. Garcia is based in California, where he will help to further institutionalize the portfolio management process. Mr. Garcia brings… Read full bio

Elliot Glausiusz

Chief Investment Officer, ImmoFinRe Group

Elliot has over 25 years’ experience in the real estate industry, and since 2010 has held the position of Chief Investment Officer at the ImmoFinRE Group. The ImmoFinRE group is a privately owned and independent company based in Luxembourg which mana… Read full bio

Tyler Goodwin

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Seaforth Land

Tyler established Seaforth Land in 2015 with the mission to build London’s best office development company around highly profitable, sustainable, design-led and experiential offices in London’s path-of-growth submarkets. Tyler is a well known disrupt… Read full bio

David Green-Morgan

Global Head of Real Assets Research, MSCI

David Green-Morgan heads real assets research for MSCI globally. Previously, he led Asia-Pacific research and operations for Real Capital Analytics, which MSCI acquired in 2021. His career has taken him from London to San Francisco, Sydney and Singap… Read full bio

Chirag Gupta

Director, Real Estate Investments, Oxford Properties Group

Chirag joined Oxford Properties as a Director in August 22 and is responsible for real estate transactions in the Asia Pacific Region. Prior to Oxford, Chirag was at Apollo Global Real Estate, where as a Principal, he executed investments over $1.2 b… Read full bio

Ali Haroon

Partner, Special Situations, Bain Capital

Mr. Haroon joined Bain Capital in 2021. He is a Partner on the Bain Capital Special Situations team. Previously, Mr. Haroon was a Partner and a member of the Investment Committee at Värde Partners, Inc. At Värde, Mr. Haroon was most recently responsi… Read full bio

Damian Harrington

Head of Research, Global Capital Markets and EMEA, Colliers

Damian is Head of Research for both Global Capital Markets and EMEA at Colliers. He has over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry living and working from various locations across EMEA including London, Dubai, Prague, Helsinki and Amster… Read full bio

Daisuke Hayashi

Partner and Japan Chief Representative, Phoenix Property Investors

Mr. Hayashi heads Phoenix’s Japan office and oversees Phoenix’s investments in Japan. He has over 28 years of experience in real estate private equity and investment banking, having compiled a successful track record during that time. Mr. Hayashi joi… Read full bio
Kate Herfort Macquarie Group

Kate Herfort

Head of Real Estate Client Solutions Group, Macquarie Asset Management

Kate is responsible for capital raising initiatives for MAM Real Estate, Macquarie Asset Management’s real estate funds and asset management business. Kate leads a team in the Client Solutions Group, responsible for product development and investor e… Read full bio

Lisa Hinde

Head of Sustainability, Colliers

Lisa is Head of Sustainability at Colliers for the Real Estate Management Services (REMS) team and her key focus is developing long term sustainability, health and wellbeing strategies to support her colleagues and Clients' ambitions. This involves i… Read full bio

Catherine Hong

Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Catherine is a managing director for the Portfolio Solutions Group of Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) and is a member of the real estate investment committee. Based in London, she is also co-responsible for fundamental investment research… Read full bio

Hank Hsu

Chief Executive Officer, Forest Logistics Properties

Mr. Hank Hsu is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Forest Logistics Properties. Formerly the Head of China Investments at Ascendas-Singbridge and Investment Director at Portman Holdings and China Orient Summit Capital, he has close to 20 y… Read full bio

Yvonne Huang

Lead Representative, GRESB

Yvonne is a seasoned company director and board member with over 25 years of MNC experience. She joined GRESB as the Lead Representative because she is passionate about sustainable real estate and responsible investment in Asia. Formerly the Director… Read full bio

Nadeane John

Industry Principal – Strategic Planning, APAC, MRI Software

With over 20 years of experience in the Real Estate Funds Management Industry, Nadeane’s career began in Equity Capital Markets at Macquarie Bank, before pivoting to Property in 2003 with a role at Dexus, managing large industrial properties and asso… Read full bio
Nupur Joshi REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS)

Nupur Joshi

Chief Executive Officer, REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS)

Ms Joshi has been the Chief Executive Officer of the REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS) since 2017. She has over 20 years of international experience in investor relations, portfolio management, economic analysis, public accounting and Real Estat… Read full bio

Takayuki Kaneko

Senior Executive Director, Nomura Real Estate Asia

Mr. Kaneko joined Nomura Real Estate Asia (NREA) based in Singapore in 2016 and heads the business development team for development and investment projects in Southeast Asia. He has over 30 years of experience in real estate development, investment,… Read full bio

Parag Khanna

Founder and Chief Executive Director, Climate Alpha

Parag Khanna is a leading global strategy advisor, world traveler, and best-selling author. He is Founder & CEO of Climate Alpha, an AI-powered analytics platform that forecasts asset values to future-proof global real estate, and Founder & M… Read full bio

Joanne Khew

Director, ESG Specialist, Eastspring Investments

Dr. Joanne Khew is currently a Director, ESG Specialist at Eastspring Investments Singapore. Reporting to the Chief Investment Officer, Joanne works across the equities, fixed income and private market investment teams to deepen ESG integration throu… Read full bio

Yoshi Kiguchi

Chief Investment Officer, Pension Fund of Japanese Corporations

Yoshi focuses innovative strategies and products with the investment horizon structures. He has more than 30 years of experience in investment and risk management. Before that, Mr. Kiguchi was a managing director of Russell Investments in Japan, wher… Read full bio

Doyle Kim

Managing Director and Head of Real Asset Investment Finance Department, Hana Financial Investment

Current position is a Managing Director of Hana Financial Investment (Top Investment Bank in Korean Real Estate Finance industry) as a head of Real Asset Investment Finance Department leading a Real Estate Investment Business in Korean Domestic and G… Read full bio
Christopher Kimm, DWS

Christopher Kimm

Head of Real Estate, Asia Pacific , DWS

Christopher joined DWS in 2016 and has 31 years of industry experience. Prior to his current role, Christopher served as Head of Real Estate, Korea. In his previous position, he was responsible for the further expansion of the Korean real estate and… Read full bio

Daisuke Kitta

Head of Real Estate Japan, Blackstone

Daisuke Kitta is the Head of Real Estate Japan based in Tokyo, and he is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Real Estate group’s investment activities in Japan. Since joining Blackstone in 2008, Mr. Kitta has been involved in analyzing v… Read full bio

Hari Krishna

Managing Director, Global Leadership Team, Real Estate Investments, India, CPP Investments

Hari is responsible for CPP Investments’ Real Estate investments in India and is based out of the Mumbai office. He is also a member of CPP’s Global Leadership Team. The Real Estate group in India focuses on investments alongside top tier partners in… Read full bio
Angela Lee HKS

Angela Lee

Managing Director, Partner, Asia Pacific, HKS

Angela Lee is responsible for the overall performance and strategic direction of HKS Inc. in Asia Pacific. With over 27 years of healthcare planning experience, she has been an integral part of the design and planning of over 1.5 million square meter… Read full bio

Evelyn Lee

Editor, PERE

Evelyn Lee is Editor for PEI’s real estate-focused publication, PERE, overseeing global news and analysis coverage. Based in London, she works closely with PERE colleagues across PEI’s offices in New York, London and Hong Kong and also writes about E… Read full bio

Song Ah Lee

Director, Alternative Investment Division, Kyobo AXA Investment Managers

Song-ah LEE is the Head of the Alternative Investment Team II and a director at Kyobo AXA Investment Managers(“KAIM”), which is a joint venture between Kyobo Life and AXA Investment Managers. She is responsible for the origination, execution, and man… Read full bio

Yvonne Lim

Group Director of Physical Planning, Urban Redevelopment Authority

Ms Yvonne Lim is presently the Group Director (Physical Planning). She is involved in the planning of Singapore’s land use, the Master Plan, formulating planning strategies to achieve our land use plans and communicating our land use plan to the publ… Read full bio
Joyce Lo, Lazard Asia

Joyce Lo

Director, Private Capital Advisory, Lazard

Joyce Lo is a Director in the Private Capital Advisory Group at Lazard and their Real Estate Specialist for the Asia Pacific region. Her experience in Real Estate Private Equity spans across various roles including capital raising, investor relations… Read full bio

Trevor Loewensohn

Founder and Managing Director, Alceon

Trevor Loewensohn has over 30 years of investment banking experience – mostly for leading global investment banks including Vice Chairman at UBS, after moving from Head of Investment Banking and Joint CEO at JP Morgan. Trevor has advised many leading… Read full bio

Jemma Maddick

Fund Manager, DHPF, AIP and MDAP, Dexus

Jemma is the Fund Manager of DHPF, AIP and MDAP and is responsible for managing the Funds on behalf of its wholesale investors. She has extensive industry, property and capital markets knowledge, with over 20 years’ experience in funds management, re… Read full bio
Valerie Mantot-Groene, Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene

Regional Managing Director, ASEAN, Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene Is Regional Managing Director, ASEAN. Valerie leads the firm’s growth and performance across the South East Asian region. She brings more than 20 years’ experience in the Alternative Asset Management industry both on the advisor… Read full bio

Suzannah Morrison

Associate Portfolio Manager, Aware Super

Suzannah Morrison is an Associate Portfolio Manager in the Property team at Aware Super, having been at the fund since 2015. Her role entails assisting in setting the strategic direction of the property portfolio and sourcing, analysis, recommendatio… Read full bio

Aleksandra Njagulj

Global Head of ESG, Real Estate, DWS

Aleksandra (Sasha) Njagulj is the Managing Director, Global Head of ESG (environmental, social, and governance), Real Estate at DWS group. She is responsible for ESG integration across global real estate portfolios. Sasha is an accomplished ESG exper… Read full bio

Brian Oravec

Managing Partner and CEO, IndoSpace

Brian Oravec is the Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of IndoSpace Capital Asia. IndoSpace is the largest developer of modern industrial and logistics real estate in India, with $3.0 billion of AUM and 56 million square feet completed and… Read full bio
Christie Ou

Christie Ou

Senior Reporter, PERE

Christie Ou is the Asia-Pacific reporter for PERE covering the private equity real estate markets in the region. Prior to joining PERE, she covered Asia’s business market for Bloomberg Business Week Chinese and the credit market for UK based Private… Read full bio
John Pattar, KKR Asia

John Pattar

Partner and Head of Real Estate Asia, KKR Asia

John Pattar is Partner and Head of KKR’s Real Estate business in Asia Pacific. He joined KKR in 2018 and is based in Hong Kong. At the Firm, Mr. Pattar [played a key role in / led] the successful fundraise of KKR Asia Real Estate Partners (AREP), KKR… Read full bio

Chelsea Perino

Managing Director, Global Marketing and Communications, The Executive Centre

With an undergraduate degree in Anthropology and Linguistics from NYU and after a four-year solo trip around the world, Chelsea Perino first discovered her love for advertising in Cape Town, South Africa. There, Chelsea spent two years running all th… Read full bio
Danny Phuan Allianz Real Estate Asia-Pacific

Danny Phuan

Head of Acquisitions and Head of China, Allianz Real Estate Asia-Pacific

Danny Phuan is Head of Acquisitions & Head of China of Allianz Real Estate Asia-Pacific. He joined the company in 2019 and brings with him more than 25 years of diverse regional investment experience. In his role, Danny has led the acquisitions t… Read full bio

Chris Pilgrim

Managing Director, Global Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, Colliers

Chris Pilgrim is the Managing Director of Colliers Asia Pacific Capital Markets business and holds a senior leadership position within the Global Capital Markets platform. Based in Singapore, he has responsibility for driving significant growth acros… Read full bio
Diana Reeves, Cabot Capital Partners

Diana Reeves

Director, Cabot Capital Partners

Diana is a co-founder and director of Cabot Capital Partners, a Singapore-based boutique asset manager/adviser focussed on connecting Asian private market opportunities with mid-sized institutions and private investors globally. Diana’s multi-decade… Read full bio

Scott Reid

Head of Debt Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, Alter Domus

Scott Reid joined Alter Domus in March 2021 as Head of Debt Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, and is based in Hong Kong. Scott previously served as Director, Asset Servicing at Madison Pacific Trust Limited where he focused on servicing private credit m… Read full bio
Emily Relf Knight Frank

Emily Relf

Head of Global Capital Strategies, Knight Frank

Emily Relf leads the capital strategies team for Knight Frank. Based in Singapore since 2015, she has forged strong relationships with institutional investors, private equity funds, and high-net-worth individuals throughout the Asia-Pacific region. A… Read full bio

Stella Saris Chow

Head of Sustainable Finance, International, ANZ

Stella has 20 years’ banking experience and has held structured finance and industry coverage roles in Asia, the United Kingdom and Australia. She is currently the Head of Sustainable Finance, International, with responsibility across Asia, Europe an… Read full bio
Sabine Schaffer Pro-Invest

Sabine Schaffer

Co-Founder and CEO Europe, Pro-Invest Group

Dr Sabine Schaffer is Co-Founder & CEO (Europe) at Pro-invest Group and is one of the founding members of the Group. Since inception of the business, she was instrumental in establishing Pro-invest as one of the leading integrated real estate pla… Read full bio

Nathan Schubert

Senior Managing Director, Crow Holdings

Nathan Schubert is a Senior Managing Director in the Multifamily Group of Crow Holdings Capital, where he is responsible for the multifamily development investment activities and serves as a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. He also oversees… Read full bio

Bill Schwab

CEO, LCI Investment Company

Bill Schwab has served as Global Head of Real Estate for the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) from January 2009 to June 2018. He was responsible for an investment portfolio comprising direct and indirect investments, public and private debt and… Read full bio

Dhruv Sharma

Chief Executive Officer, Marcena Capital

Dhruv ("Drew") Sharma has experience within Private Equity, Real Estate, and Infrastructure Investing. Prior to establishing Marcena Capital Ltd in 2014, Dhruv was Asset Allocation Director at Strategic Assets Partners LLP ("SAP"). Dhruv graduated wi… Read full bio

Yvonne Siew

Head, Real Estate Advisory and Investments, Bank of Singapore

Yvonne Siew was appointed Head of Real Estate Advisory and Investments for Bank of Singapore in July 2019. She is responsible for the structuring, due diligence and distribution of investment products with Real Estate as the underlying. Yvonne has mo… Read full bio

Desmond Sim

Chief Executive Officer, Edmund Tie & Company (SEA)

With more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, Desmond has been involved in multidisciplinary roles which include research and consulting, valuation, fund management and business development. He is a highly visible media spokesper… Read full bio

Michael Smith

Regional Chief Executive Officer, Europe and USA, Mapletree

Mr Smith, as Regional Chief Executive Officer of Europe and USA, is responsible for new and existing businesses in Europe and the United States (excluding Group Lodging). He is also a Non-Executive Director of Mapletree Industrial Trust Management Lt… Read full bio

Jan Smits

Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chair APAC, Pro-invest Group

Jan is CEO & Deputy Chair APAC at Pro-invest Group, focussing on the businesses of the Pro-invest funds and their assets and working closely with the senior management team to maximise the value of the portfolios and is the key representative to… Read full bio

Miao Song

Chief Information Officer, GLP

Miao Song is chief information officer of GLP, responsible for all aspects of technology across GLP and oversees the company’s global data and digital strategy, Before joining GLP, Miao was global chief information officer and board member at Mars Pe… Read full bio

Kemmy Tan

Chief Executive Officer, M+S

Kemmy Tan Peck Mun is Chief Executive Officer of M+S; a company owned by Khazanah Nasional Berhad and Temasek Holdings, leading the business and operation of Marina One and DUO, two premier integrated developments with a gross development value of ov… Read full bio

Peng Wei Tan

Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone

Peng Wei Tan is a Managing Director in the Real Estate group and is based in Singapore. Since joining Blackstone in 2012, Mr. Tan has been involved in evaluating real estate investments in several property types across Asia and has been involved in v… Read full bio

Wei Leng Tang

Managing Director, Head of Capital Markets, Singapore, Colliers

Wei Leng Tang is Managing Director and Head of Capital Markets at Colliers Singapore, she has over 30 years of experience in working in the real estate industry. She spearheads the company’s growth strategy with a strong focus on client service throu… Read full bio

Masahiro Tanikawa

Senior Advisor, Capital Markets, Colliers

Mr. Tanikawa holds a Bachelor in Agricultural Economics from The University of Tokyo and a MBA from Boston University. He is a US CPA and a licensed real estate broker in Japan.

Kristin Thorsteins

Regional Head of Partnership Growth APAC, International Workplace Group (IWG)

Kristin Thorsteinsdottir heads up partnership growth in APAC for IWG plc, the global leader in hybrid working. Kristin has nearly 20 years experience in hotel & real estate development and advisory in EMEA and APAC with companies such as HVS and… Read full bio

Kian Sin Toh

Head of Real Estate Investment, AIA Group

Kian Sin is the Head of Real Estate Investment at AIA Investment Management. Based in Singapore, he is responsible for driving and implementing the expansion of AIA Group's real estate investment strategies globally. Kian Sin has over 26 years of exp… Read full bio
Rachel Tong, Value Partners Group

Rachel Tong

Managing Director and Head of Real Estate Private Equity, Value Partners Group

Rachel Tong is Managing Director and Head of Real Estate Private Equity of Value Partners Group Limited (VPL). Rachel founded the real estate private equity business for Value Partners and now leads all of their real estate and private credit funds.… Read full bio
Graeme Torre APG

Graeme Torre

Head of Real Estate, APG Asset Management Asia

Graeme Torre is Managing Director and Head of Real Estate, APG Asset Management Asia. Based in the Hong Kong office he is responsible for the private and public market real estate portfolios in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining APG in 2017, Graeme was M… Read full bio

Stephen Tross

Chief Investment Officer - International Investments, Bouwinvest Real Estate Investors

Stephen Tross joined Bouwinvest as COO International Investments in 2009. As per January 1st, 2010 he was appointed Chief Investment Officer - International Investments and subsequently joined the Management Board of Bouwinvest. Stephen has been work… Read full bio

Elaine Tsung

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Activate.d Asia

Elaine is the Founder & CEO of Activate.d Asia, an innovative real estate consultancy & operation company. Having founded Garage Society. In 2014, she decided to use her knowhow in people-centric real estate operations to expand beyond flex w… Read full bio

Simon Uiterwijk

Head of Commercial Real Estate Debt, US, NN Investment Partners

Simon is responsible for US Commercial Real Estate Debt at NN Investment Partners (previously ING Investment Management) and based in New York. He has a particular focus on investment strategy, loan origination and execution and business development… Read full bio

Richard van den Berg

Asia Property Fund Manager, M&G Real Estate

Richard van den Berg joined M&G Real Estate in Singapore in August 2017 as the Fund Manager for M&G Asia Property Fund, responsible for investment strategy and fund performance with oversight of acquisitions, divestments and asset management.… Read full bio

Bastian van Halder

Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Realterm

Bastian van Halder is Managing Director Asia for Realterm and is leading all aspects of Realterm’s business in Asia, including capital raising, investments and fund management. Based in Singapore, he will be bringing Realterm’s unique High-Flow-Throu… Read full bio

Sophie van Oosterum

Global Head of Real Estate, Schroders

Sophie van Oosterom joined Schroders in January 2021 as the Global Head of Schroders Real Estate. She is responsible for leading the growth strategy of the business and ultimately delivering investment performance to clients. She chairs the real esta… Read full bio

Tony Verb

Co-Founder, Carbonless Asia

Tony Á. Verb is a serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author, based in Singapore. He is Co-Founder and Executive Director of Carbonless Asia, an investment and advisory platform launched to channel capital into scalable technologies that cont… Read full bio

Dennis Wan

Associate Director, Capital Markets (SEA and OC) and Global Projects, CDP

Dennis Wan heads the front-line team engaging with regional financial markets actors and stakeholders for CDP, an NGO running the world’s largest repository of climate change, water security and forestation environmental data. Founded on transparency… Read full bio

Sarah Winbur

Senior Portfolio Manager, Real Estate, APG Asset Management

Sarah Winbur is a Senior Portfolio Manager for Real Estate at APG Asset Management Asia. She joined APG in Hong Kong in 2018. Sarah relocated to Singapore in January 2023 to help build out APG’s new office, with a specific focus on South and Southeas… Read full bio
Valerie Wong GuocoLand Group

Valerie Wong

Managing Director, Asset Management, GuocoLand Group

Ms Valerie Wong is the Managing Director (Asset Management) of GuocoLand, the Singapore business of GuocoLand Limited, which is listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange. GuocoLand is a premier developer of luxury developments with a proven… Read full bio

Adam Woodward

Head of Office Capital Markets, Colliers

Adam is a highly motivated, well rounded property professional with proven experience in deal origination and completion of major property transactions across all investment sectors. Adam’s specific experience has been working in a transaction team f… Read full bio

Hideki Yano

President and Chief Executive Officer, Sumisho Realty Management

He has over 30 years’ experience in real estate business with Sumitomo Corporation locally and globally. In Japan, he held several key positions responsible for real estate developments, investments and asset management as well as consulting service… Read full bio

Josephine Yip

Senior Director Investments and Asset Management, APAC, Ivanhoé Cambridge

Josephine Yip is Senior Director, Investments & Asset Management at Ivanhoé Cambridge, a real estate subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. She is responsible for designing and executing investment and asset-management strategies i… Read full bio

Chin Yuen

Research Manager, Asia, Private Debt Investor

Chin Yuen is a Research Manager at PDI. Based in Hong Kong, he is responsible for leading a team of researchers dedicated to maintaining a database of institutional investors, fund managers and funds in the private markets space. He is also leading a… Read full bio

Jan Zesach

Regional Workplace Lead, APAC/China/Japan, Novartis

Born and educated in Denmark, he is a senior manager with 28 years of experience across procurement, warehouse & distribution, integrated facilities management, print media & advertising, insurance, oil refining & convenience stores, desi… Read full bio

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PERE Grand Opening Cocktails (All times in Singapore/ UTC+8) - Monday 20th

PERE Grand Opening Cocktails
17:00 - 21:00

PERE Grand Opening Cocktails

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Responsible Real Estate Forum (All times in Singapore/ UTC+8) - Tuesday 21st

Responsible Real Estate Forum
07:30 - 09:00

Registration and coffee

08:00 - 09:00

PERE Women in Real Estate networking breakfast

Connect with peers in a closed-door networking session and join a curated open discussion on the growing success the industry has seen in promoting women in real estate and what more can be done to improve gender diversity in the workplace. Delve into what is driving this success in Asia and discuss how company policies and culture can be shaped to drive positive outcomes.

09:00 - 09:10

PERE welcome and opening remarks

Jon Crandall
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Jon Crandall

Managing Director, APAC, Ontra

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09:10 - 10:00

Keynote panel: In it to win it – leading investors deliver on ESG promises

Bradford Dockser, John Pattar, Stella Saris Chow, Sabine Schaffer, Elaine Tsung, Sarah Winbur
  • How ESG is driving value in assets for owners and managers
  • How robust sustainability programs accelerate businesses goals
  • Reimagining investment decisions with ESG at the top of the agenda
Brad Dockser, Green Generation

Bradford Dockser

Founder and CEO, Green Generation

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John Pattar, KKR Asia

John Pattar

Partner and Head of Real Estate Asia, KKR Asia

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Stella Saris Chow

Head of Sustainable Finance, International, ANZ

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Sabine Schaffer Pro-Invest

Sabine Schaffer

Co-Founder and CEO Europe, Pro-Invest Group

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Elaine Tsung

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Activate.d Asia

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Sarah Winbur

Senior Portfolio Manager, Real Estate, APG Asset Management

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10:00 - 10:45

Panel: Managing climate risk – too hot to ignore

Michelle Marie Farrell, Joanne Khew, Aleksandra Njagulj, Bill Schwab, Dennis Wan
  • Identifying and integrating climate risk into investment decision-making
  • How are investors implementing commitments to sustainability?
  • How are investors’ manager selection influenced by climate considerations?
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Michelle Marie Farrell

Senior Operations Officer, IFC

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Joanne Khew

Director, ESG Specialist, Eastspring Investments

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Aleksandra Njagulj

Global Head of ESG, Real Estate, DWS

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Bill Schwab

Executive Chairman, LCI Investment Company

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Dennis Wan

Associate Director, Capital Markets (SEA and OC) and Global Projects, CDP

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10:45 - 11:15

Networking coffee break

11:15 - 12:00

Panel: The race to zero by 2050 – are we on track?

Aaron Block, Lisa Hinde, Yvonne Huang, Yvonne Lim, Tony Verb, Hideki Yano
  • The role of real estate investors in the net-zero transition
  • Innovations required for a transformative change to a net-zero economy
  • How urban redevelopment plans factor in sustainability commitments
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Aaron Block

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, MetaProp

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Lisa Hinde

Head of Sustainability, Colliers

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Yvonne Huang

Lead Representative, GRESB

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Yvonne Lim

Group Director of Physical Planning, Urban Redevelopment Authority

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Tony Verb

Co-Founder, Carbonless Asia

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Hideki Yano

President and Chief Executive Officer, Sumisho Realty Management

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12:00 - 12:30

Keynote presentation: The future of buildings already exist – how do you stack up?

Joanna Frank

Joanna Frank, Founding President & CEO, Center for Active Design (CfAD)

In this keynote, Joanna will discuss why the impact of healthy buildings and the “S” in ESG are the untapped value creation opportunities, revealing a new product launch that will define excellence in building health. She will also dive deep into the financial correlation between demand and value throughout the history of the real estate industry.

Ms. Frank is one of commercial real estate’s most powerful players according to Commercial Observer Power 100, which recognizes the 100 most influential real estate professionals in the United States.

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Joanna Frank

Founding President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Active Design (CfAD)

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12:30 - 13:45

Networking lunch

13:45 - 14:30

Panel: Green buildings – the new role of real estate in health and wellbeing

Jinglei Chen, Thomasin (Tommy) Crowley , Angela Lee, Desmond Sim, Valerie Wong
  • Trends for health promotion as a new focus for ESG reporting
  • Metrics for user experience to measure the impact of occupier health and wellbeing
  • Overcoming barriers to sustainable design and anticipating impacts on business sectors
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Jinglei Chen

Managing Director and Founding Member, BEI Capital

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Thomasin (Tommy) Crowley

Global Director of Asia Pacific, WiredScore

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Angela Lee HKS

Angela Lee

Managing Director, Partner, Asia Pacific, HKS

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Desmond Sim

Chief Executive Officer, Edmund Tie & Company (SEA)

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Valerie Wong GuocoLand Group

Valerie Wong

Managing Director, Asset Management, GuocoLand Group

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14:30 - 15:00

Presentation

Yvonne Huang
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Yvonne Huang

Lead Representative, GRESB

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15:00 - 15:30

Networking coffee break

15:30 - 16:15

Panel: Meet real estate’s Women of Influence

Gemma Burgess, Joanna Frank, Valerie Mantot-Groene, Kemmy Tan

Hear from the industry’s most dynamic female leaders as published in PERE’s annual real estate Women of Influence list. Learn how they have demonstrated their impact on the industry, whether it be overseeing billions of dollars of real assets globally, acting as staunch advocates for other women on the rise and spearheaded the creation of women’s networks at their organizations.

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Gemma Burgess

Chief Executive Officer, Ferguson Partners

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Joanna Frank

Founding President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Active Design (CfAD)

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Valerie Mantot-Groene, Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene

Regional Managing Director, ASEAN, Apex Group

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Kemmy Tan

Chief Executive Officer, M+S

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16:15 - 17:00

Panel: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – changing the future of business

Nupur Joshi, Christopher Kimm, Diana Reeves, Miao Song, Kristin Thorsteins
  • Why diversity matters to returns – a modern approach that goes beyond gender
  • The role of finance in improving social issues
  • The biggest challenges and opportunities in diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace
Nupur Joshi REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS)

Nupur Joshi

Chief Executive Officer, REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS)

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Christopher Kimm, DWS

Christopher Kimm

Head of Real Estate, Asia Pacific , DWS

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Diana Reeves, Cabot Capital Partners

Diana Reeves

Director, Cabot Capital Partners

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Miao Song

Chief Information Officer, GLP

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Kristin Thorsteins

Regional Head of Partnership Growth APAC, International Workplace Group (IWG)

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17:00 - 18:00

Networking cocktails

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Global Investor Forum – Day 1 (All times in Singapore/ UTC+8) - Wednesday 22nd

Global Investor Forum – Day 1
07:30 - 09:00

Registration and coffee

08:00 - 09:00

Institutional investor breakfast briefing (invitation only)

09:00 - 09:20

Opening remarks: A view from the commentary box

Evelyn Lee, Bill Schwab

PERE’s editor-in-chief discusses the year that was, big ideas shaping real estate and how the asset class is changing.

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Evelyn Lee

Editor, PERE

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Bill Schwab

Executive Chairman, LCI Investment Company

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09:20 - 10:05

Keynote panel: Mapping the next decade of real estate investing

Devin Chen, Samuel Chu, Frank Garcia, Chris Pilgrim, Peng Wei Tan, Sophie van Oosterum
  • Understanding the future landscape of real estate investing
  • The effects of geopolitics on real estate in international markets
  • Comparing traditional vs alternative sectors in US real estate
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