Where decisions are made

Create a new blueprint for global private real estate at the 15th annual PERE Asia Summit in Singapore on 31 May – 2 June

Expand your network with global real estate’s most influential gathering of institutional investors, fund and asset managers, developers, and strategic partners.

Taking place over three days of networking and industry-leading content, the Summit helps you secure capital allocations for global real estate investments and be at the forefront of Asian markets.

Download the agenda to view the hot topics impacting Asian investor allocations in 2022 and beyond.

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.

Learn latest allocations trends  

Navigate volatility through various strategies and hot topics featured at the Debt & Financing Forum and the Logistics Forum.

Keynote fireside chat

Driving Asian real estate

PERE’s Industry Figure of the Year in Asia reveals what is in store for the asset class after orchestrating the blockbuster transaction that made ESR the largest real asset manager in Asia-Pacific, and the third-largest listed real estate investment manager globally.

 

Keynote speaker:
Jeffrey Perlman

Managing Director and Head of Asia-Pacific Real Estate and Southeast Asia,

Warburg Pincus

 

Download the agenda to see the trends impacting Asian investors and markets, including:

  • Dissect post-pandemic investor strategies and appetite change
  • Explore the current landscape of real estate markets
  • Identify where the opportunities rising from office, hospitality, and social real estate

Connect with our industry-leading speaker faculty

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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 ...

Asia Summit attendees get more

  • Attend the Asia Summit in Singapore
  • All of PERE’s global events
  • PERE Connect – our new tailored networking service
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more …

 

 

 

Lift your profile at the Asia Summit

The PERE Asia Summit is our flagship annual conference. Attendees are exclusively decision-makers at the leading private real estate investors, fund and asset managers, and developers across the region and globe. Strengthen your market credibility and meet your investment and business goals through:

  • Exclusive investor connections
  • Opportunity to share your thought-leadership
  • High-profile brand visibility
  • And much, much more …

To discuss options that suit your firm, contact our sponsorship team.

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Shape the future of private real estate

 

View the agenda to discover the topics that will be discussed at the PERE Asia Summit.

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Agenda

PERE Asia Summit - Tuesday 31st

Debt & Financing Forum
14:00 - 14:30

Registration and coffee

14:30 - 14:40

Welcome address

Kristin Thorsteins
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Kristin Thorsteins

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

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14:40 - 15:30

Keynote panel: Opportunities and challenges in debt and bank financing in the post-covid world

Valerie Mantot-Groene, Apwinder Foster, Lennart van Mierlo, Trent Winduss
  • Looking ahead: realistic expectations and predictions for the next 5 years
  • Why are the biggest investors dipping their toes in the sector and what are their preferred loan strategies?
  • Dislocated sectors and distressed opportunities – putting capital to work in an uncertain economic environment
Valerie Mantot-Groene, Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene

Regional Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Interim Country Head - Singapore , Apex Group

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Apwinder Foster DRC Savills Investment Management

Apwinder Foster

Head of Product Strategy, DRC Savills Investment Management

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Lennart van Mierlo

Head of Commercial Real Estate Debt, NN Investment Partners

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Trent Winduss

Partner, Head of Asia Secured Debt Investments and Head of Australia, Phoenix Property Investors

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15:30 - 16:10

Presentation: Banking the net-zero transition

Benjamin McCarron
  • How should lenders work with borrowers to develop transition plans?
  • Investor expectations of debt-focused managers and banks
  • Are Asia’s banks aligned to national climate plans?
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Benjamin McCarron

Managing Director, Asia Research and Engagement

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16:10 - 17:00

Panel: Game of loans – the biggest lenders after the pandemic

Rebecca Percossi, Rai Katimansah, Johnny Adji, Akihito Watanabe, Anil Gorthy
  • The race for deals – how are banks and direct lenders competing with distressed and other specialist strategies?
  • Covid and the “new core” – how is debt performing in core real estate sectors?
  • Differentiating factors between various financing sources today
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Rebecca Percossi

Senior Managing Director, APAC, Trimont Real Estate Advisors

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Rai Katimansah

Partner and Portfolio Manager, Multiple Capital Investment Partners

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Johnny Adji Cambridge Associates Asia

Johnny Adji

Senior Investment Director, Cambridge Associates Asia

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Akihito Watanabe

Managing Director, Pierfront Capital

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Anil Gorthy Avenue Capital Group

Anil Gorthy

Senior Portfolio Manager, Avenue Capital Group

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17:00 - 19:00

Grand Opening Cocktails

Logistics Forum
14:00 - 14:30

Registration and coffee

14:30 - 14:40

Welcome address

David Green-Morgan
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David Green-Morgan

Head of Asia Pacific Real Estate Research, MSCI

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14:40 - 15:30

Keynote panel: Delivering value, driving results in industrial and warehousing

Magdelene Chua, Hank Hsu, Jasmin Hu, Bastian van Halder, Gregory Lui
  • In an overheated market, how do global investors make more bang for their buck? Are there still opportunities in the current environment?
  • Last-mile delivery – efficiency is essential
  • Raising ESG ang sustainability standards in logistics and supply chain
Magdelene Chua PwC

Magdelene Chua

Real Estate Partner and Assurance Transformation Leader, PwC Singapore

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Hank Hsu

Chief Executive Officer, Forest Logistics Properties

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Jasmin Hu, Oxford Properties Group

Jasmin Hu

Director, Investments – Asia Pacific, Oxford Properties Group

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Bastian van Halder

Managing Director, Asia, Realterm

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Gregory Lui

Head, Logistics, Europe and USA, Mapletree Investments

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15:30 - 16:10

Presentation: Global industrial and logistics – investors’ number 1 target sector

Michael Bowens, Damian Harrington
  • Impact of supply chain disruption on investors
  • Mergers, acquisitions and evolving strategic alliances
  • Transitioning the sector to sustainable eco-systems
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Michael Bowens

Head of Industrial - Asia, Colliers

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Damian Harrington

Head of Research, Global Capital Markets and EMEA, Colliers

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16:10 - 17:00

Panel: Logistics, warehousing, and e-commerce in Asia – secular trends driving industrial real estate

Nina Yang, Felicia Erh, Charlene Huang, Sharad Gohil, Alysia Reilly
  • How do you see the sector develop in the coming decade? How does the warehouse of the future look like?
  • How is logistics adapting to changes brought by covid?
  • Factors driving growth on industrial real estate
Nina Yang, SJ CityGlobal

Nina Yang

Chief Executive Officer, SJ CityGlobal, Surbana Jurong Consultants

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Felicia Erh M&G Real Estate

Felicia Erh

Portfolio Manager, Fund Management, M&G

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Charlene Huang UBS

Charlene Huang

Co-Head of APAC, Multi-Manager Real Estate, UBS

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Sharad Gohil

Managing Director - Fund and Asset Management, IndoSpace Capital Asia

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Alysia Reilly

Director, Head of Industrial and Logistics, Hines

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17:00 - 19:00

Grand Opening Cocktails

APAC REITs Forum
14:00 - 14:30

Registration and coffee

14:30 - 14:40

Welcome address

Prakash Kharel
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Prakash Kharel

Head of Real Estate Asia Pacific, Apex Group

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14:40 - 15:30

Keynote panel: REITs – capital markets update

Shaldine Wang, Christian Bernasconi, Adrian Chui, Christie Ou, Cecilia Tan
  • Latest trends and opportunities in global real estate; appealing sectors and geographies for investors
  • Covid impact on valuation
  • Comparing REITs in Asia and various markets around the world
Shaldine Wang, Elite Commercial REIT

Shaldine Wang

Chief Executive Officer, Elite Commercial REIT

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Christian Bernasconi

Fund Manager, Partner, B&I Capital

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Adrian Chui

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, ESR-LOGOS REIT

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Christie Ou

Christie Ou

Senior Reporter, PERE

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Cecilia Tan

Chief Executive Officer, Sasseur Asset Management (Manager of Sasseur REIT)

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15:30 - 16:20

Panel: What makes a REIT a sustainable investment?

Michael Holland, Brian Ho, Caroline Fong, Shern-Ling Koh, Li Choo Sin
  • Investor perspectives on sustainability and decarbonization today and in the future
  • Practical advice for implementing ESG initiatives in real estate
  • Addressing human capital, climate change and DEI
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Michael Holland

Chief Executive Officer, Embassy Office Parks REIT

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Brian Ho

Climate and Sustainability Assurance Leader, Asia Pacific and Southeast Asia, Deloitte

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Caroline Fong

Chief Sustainability Officer, Chief Investor Relations and Capital Markets Officer, Manulife US REIT (MUST)

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Shern-Ling Koh

Portfolio Manager, Principal Real Estate Investors

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Li Choo Sin

Executive Director, Head of Singapore, Perpetual Asia

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16:20 - 17:00

Panel: Spotlight on Singapore REITs

Nupur Joshi, Wee Lih Koh, Ronald Tan, Derek Tan
  • REITs as an investment structure for institutional and high-net-worth investors
  • The role of banks at the heart of the expanding REIT market
  • Comparing sectors that prove resilient, and emerging industry trends
Nupur Joshi REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS)

Nupur Joshi

Chief Executive Officer, REIT Association of Singapore (REITAS)

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Wee Lih Koh

Chief Executive Officer, Keppel REIT

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Ronald Tan

Vice President, Equity Capital Market, Global Sales and Origination, Singapore Exchange

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Derek Tan

Executive Director and Head of Property Research for Singapore, DBS Group Research

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17:00 - 19:00

Grand Opening Cocktails

Agenda

PERE Asia Summit - Wednesday 1st

Global Investor Forum - Day 1
08:00 - 08:45

Registration and coffee

08:45 - 09:00

PEI welcome and opening remarks

Valerie Wong, Helen Sanders-de Lieto
Valerie Wong GuocoLand Group

Valerie Wong

General Manager, Asset Management, GuocoLand Group

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Helen Sanders-de Lieto

Director - Asia Conferences, PEI

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09:00 - 09:50

Keynote panel: State of Asia-Pacific real estate

Tiow Chye Chua, Jing Dong Lai, Kelvin Poa, John Pattar, Jon Tanaka
  • Safe-haven markets and sectors for investors and how geopolitics affect investment behaviour
  • The appeal of retail and high-net-worth individuals on a manager’s portfolio
  • Catching-up with Western peers on the ESG agenda
Chua Tiow Chye Mapletree

Tiow Chye Chua

Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, Mapletree Investments

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Jing Dong Lai

Chief Investment Officer and Chief Executive Officer, Asia, M&G

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Kelvin Poa

Principal, Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow

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John Pattar, KKR Asia

John Pattar

Partner and Head of Real Estate Asia, KKR Asia

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Jon Tanaka

Senior Managing Director, Country Head / Tokyo, Japan, Hines

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09:50 - 10:30

Panel: What is the next big thing?

Ross Du Vernet, Michael Hyun, Shirin Tang, Chris Pilgrim, Ronald Barrott
  • The hottest real estate sectors and why you should invest in them
  • Which alternative sectors offer good returns for investors?
  • How disruptive technologies play a key role on increasing profitability
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Ross Du Vernet

Chief Investment Officer, Dexus

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Michael Hyun

Chief Investment Officer, Crow Holdings

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Shirin Tang

Managing Partner, Morrison & Foerster

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Chris Pilgrim

Director, Global Capital Markets, Colliers

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Ronald Barrott

Founder and Chairman, Pro-invest Group

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10:30 - 11:00

Networking coffee break

11:00 - 11:40

Panel: Carbon neutral by 2050 – how are leading managers advancing decarbonization?

Jeehee Moon, James Cheo, Esther An, David Green-Morgan, Chan Chakravarti, Chiang Wei Ng
  • The race to net-zero – where does Asia stand?
  • Decarbonization – what is the action plan?
  • How to set targets, track performance, benchmark and improve transparency
Jeehee Moon, GRESB

Jeehee Moon

GRESB Representative, Asia ex-Japan, GRESB

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James Cheo, HSBC

James Cheo

Chief Investment Officer, Southeast Asia, Global Private Banking and Wealth, HSBC

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Esther An City Developments Limited (CDL)

Esther An

Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited (CDL)

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David Green-Morgan

Head of Asia Pacific Real Estate Research, MSCI

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Chan Chakravarti

Managing Director, India, Asia-Pacific, Ivanhoe Cambridge

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Chiang Wei Ng

Head of Portfolio Management Asia-Pacific, Allianz Real Estate

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11:40 - 12:10

Presentation: Choppy waters, steady course – European strategies for Asian capital

Alex Jeffrey
Alex Jeffrey, Savills Investment Management

Alex Jeffrey

Chief Executive, Savills Investment Management

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12:10 - 12:50

Panel: Investing in Japan – perspectives from market leaders

Shai Greenberg, Christopher Chiang, Atsushi Takeiri, Joel Rothstein, Tom Silecchia
  • Why Japan is a hotspot for capital allocation
  • Should investors just focus on core sectors?
  • The continuing demand for ESG and sustainability initiatives from investors
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Shai Greenberg

Senior Vice President, Genkai Capital Management

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Christopher Chiang

Head of Real Estate APAC, Credit Suisse Asset Management

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Atsushi Takeiri

Head of Real Estate Japan, BPEA

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Joel Rothstein

Shareholder and Chair – Asia Real Estate Practice, Greenberg Traurig

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Tom Silecchia

Co-head, Japan, Savills Investment Management

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12:50 - 14:10

Lunch break

14:10 - 14:50

Panel: Investors driving capital to APAC hotspots

George Agethen, Richard Massey, Hari Krishna V, Laurent Jacquemin, Paul Guan
  • Are investors as bullish as managers on the shape of recovery?
  • New investment strategies, sectors and regions to explore
  • Embracing ESG and playing a more positive role in society
George Agethen Ivanhoe Cambridge

George Agethen

Co-Head of Asia-Pacific, Ivanhoe Cambridge

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Richard Massey GIC

Richard Massey

Managing Director, GIC

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Hari Krishna

Hari Krishna V

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

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Laurent Jacquemin AXA IM

Laurent Jacquemin

Head of Asia-Pacific, Real Assets, AXA IM – Real Assets

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Paul Guan

Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

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14:50 - 15:20

Keynote fireside chat: Driving Asian real estate

Jeffrey Perlman, Adam Smallman

PERE’s Industry Figure of the Year in Asia reveals what is in store for the asset class after orchestrating the blockbuster transaction that made ESR the largest real asset manager in Asia-Pacific, and the third-largest listed real estate investment manager globally.

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Jeffrey Perlman

Managing Director and Head of Asia-Pacific Real Estate and Southeast Asia, Warburg Pincus

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Adam Smallman, PEI

Adam Smallman

Director – Membership Programs, PEI Media

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15:20 - 16:00

Panel: Fundraising in 2022 and beyond

Tze Sheng Sum, Yvonne Siew, Ambika Goel, Mark Jun, Jon Fiorello
  • Working with institutional investors – how managers can gain an advantage in raising funds
  • How are leading fund managers creating strategies to differentiate themselves in a competitive market?
  • How is fundraising changing in the years to come? What should investors look out for in the post-covid era?
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Tze Sheng Sum

Country Executive Singapore and Mauritius, Alter Domus

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Yvonne Siew

Head, Real Estate Advisory and Investments, Bank of Singapore

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Ambika Goel, Blackstone

Ambika Goel

Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone

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Mark Jun

APAC Head of Client Solutions Officers, CBRE Investment Management

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Jon Fiorello

Managing Director, Real Estate Strategies, KKR

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16:00 - 18:30

One-to-one investor meetings and start of networking drinks

Agenda

PERE Asia Summit - Thursday 2nd

Global Investor Forum - Day 2
07:30 - 08:00

Registration

08:00 - 09:15

Breakfast briefing by Colliers - Global Economic Outlook: Key macro factors influencing capital raising and deployment

Damian Harrington, Chris Pilgrim, John Howald, Wei Leng Tang
  • Impact of rising rates of inflation
  • Comparing rental growth vs construction costs
  • Deep dive on interest rates, yield and value pricing
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Damian Harrington

Head of Research, Global Capital Markets and EMEA, Colliers

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Chris Pilgrim

Director, Global Capital Markets, Colliers

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John Howald

Executive Director, Head of International Capital, Asia Pacific, Colliers

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Wei Leng Tang

Managing Director, Singapore, Colliers

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09:15 - 09:20

Welcome address | Global Investor Forum Day 2

Tze Sheng Sum
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Tze Sheng Sum

Country Executive Singapore and Mauritius, Alter Domus

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09:20 - 10:10

Keynote Panel: The road to recovery - how is the world waking up from the pandemic?

Paul Gillen, Beau Jones, Alberto Agazzi, Tom Lee, Alexandra Crossing
  • Industry leaders on unique opportunities in 2022 and beyond
  • State of play – real estate in global markets after the pandemic
  • Setting the bar on ESG and sustainability
  • Investing in disrupted markets – staying ahead of the pack
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Paul Gillen

Managing Director, Hodges Ward Elliott

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Beau Jones

Senior Managing Director, Global Business Development, Trimont Real Estate Advisors

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Alberto Agazzi

Chief Executive Officer and General Manager GRE SGR, Head of Global Fund Management, Generali Real Estate

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Tom Lee

Managing Director, KKR

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Alexandra Crossing

Head of Asia Pacific, CBRE Global Investment Partners

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10:10 - 10:50

Panel: Australia – a prime location for real estate managers

David Warneford, Natalie Tan, Paul Gately, Michael Cole, Sabine Schaffer
  • Why is the country continuously attracting foreign capital?
  • Up-and-coming sectors to watch out for as the world exits the pandemic
  • The effect of net-zero carbon properties to investor portfolios and traditional bank lenders
David Warneford, Hines

David Warneford

Senior Managing Director, Country Head / Sydney, Australia, Hines

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Natalie Tan

Head of Institutional Capital Development, Dexus

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Paul Gately BPEA Real Estate

Paul Gately

Head of Real Estate Australia, BPEA

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Michael Cole Mingtiandi

Michael Cole

Founder and Chief Analyst, Mingtiandi

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Sabine Schaffer Pro-Invest

Sabine Schaffer

Co-Founder and CEO Europe, Pro-Invest Group

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10:50 - 11:20

Networking coffee break

11:20 - 12:00

Panel: “New economy” real estate – the future of the industry

Joyce Lo, Sanket Sinha, Karen Tan, Andy Tanchyeguan, Tjarko Edzes
  • Up and coming sectors in the world right now and what else to look out for
  • Is Asia becoming the future hub of emerging real estate industries?
  • What should investors consider when allocating capital in alternative sectors?
Joyce Lo, Lazard Asia

Joyce Lo

Director, Private Capital Advisory, Lazard

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Sanket Sinha Lighthouse Canton

Sanket Sinha

Executive Director, Head of Asset Management, Lighthouse Canton

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Karen Tan, CreditEase Asset Management (Singapore)

Karen Tan

Head, Real Estate Fund of Funds, CreditEase Asset Management (Singapore)

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Andy Tanchyeguan

Chief Executive Officer, Tenacity Group

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Tjarko Edzes

Chief Capital Officer, Scape

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12:00 - 12:40

Panel: Digital real estate – investors and operators discuss how to successfully manage data centre operations

Rohit Nanda, Eugene Seo, Carolyn Harrington , Paul Davis, Rangu Salgame
  • How APAC’s technology hubs are reshaping regional real estate
  • What is the data centre of tomorrow? How are they changing in size and scope?
  • Data centre architecture – how organisations back up its information and protect against natural and man-made disasters
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Rohit Nanda

Head of Asia, Principal Investments - Infrastructure, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

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Eugene Seo

Managing Director, Data Centre, CapitaLand Investment

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Carolyn Harrington

Chief Operating Officer, Space DC

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Paul Davis

Partner, Singapore, Morrison & Foerster

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Rangu Salgame, Princeton Digital Group

Rangu Salgame

Chairman & CEO, Co-Founder, Princeton Digital Group

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12:40 - 13:55

Lunch break

Family Office Perspectives
13:55 - 14:00

Welcome address and opening remarks

Valerie Mantot-Groene
Valerie Mantot-Groene, Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene

Regional Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Interim Country Head - Singapore , Apex Group

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14:00 - 14:40

Keynote panel: Looking ahead to 2023

Marta Drummond, Kok Chye Ong, Kirill Zavodov, Will Adams
  • Discover the opportunities in global real estate: the hottest sectors & country markets
  • Find out how family offices are decarbonizing their portfolios
  • What are the new economy/ digital assets of equal value to traditional real estate?
Marta Drummond, Strategic Consultant

Marta Drummond

Principal, Strategic Consultant

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Kok Chye Ong

Managing Director – Head of IDC Platform, Asia (Ex-China), Gaw Capital

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Kirill Zavodov

Head of Real Estate Equity, EMEA, PIMCO

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Will Adams

Executive Director, Private Trust Partners S.A., Luxembourg

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14:40 - 15:20

Panel: Joint ventures, co-investments and working with other family offices

Wing Kiat Cheong, Florence Koh, Christie Ou, Rebekah Woo
  • Motivations and strategies of wealth owners and UHNWIs
  • What do families look for when they invest? What constitutes a good investment partner?
  • Outsourcing and managing your involvement in the business
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Wing Kiat Cheong

Executive Director, Business Concept

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Florence Koh

Principal and Founder, A. Shepard Steward & Koh

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Christie Ou

Christie Ou

Senior Reporter, PERE

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Rebekah Woo

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Pioneer Generation Group of Companies

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15:20 - 15:45

Networking coffee break

15:45 - 16:20

Presentation: Tenant vs. landlords – rethinking offices

Henry Chin, Evelyn Lee
  • How do you tackle the post-covid issues like lack of occupancy?
  • Is flexi-work and work-from-home a fad or here to stay?
  • How can real estate be agile and adaptable?
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Henry Chin

Global Head of Investor Thought Leadership and Head of Research, APAC, CBRE

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Evelyn Lee

Editor, PERE

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16:20 - 17:00

Fireside chat: Succession & success

Julian Kwan, Noor Quek , Marta Drummond
  • How to reconcile modern day values with family legacy?
  • How to tackle family feuds in succession planning?
  • Understanding Gen Z and their life philosophy
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Julian Kwan

Real Estate and Proptech Advisor to Family Office, CEO Co-founder, InvestaX

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Noor Quek

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, NQ International

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Marta Drummond, Strategic Consultant

Marta Drummond

Principal, Strategic Consultant

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17:00 - 17:05

Closing remarks and end of conference

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Executive Director, Private Trust Partners S.A., Luxembourg

Senior executive with over 19 years experience in financial markets and over 10 years developing and structuring investment portfolios, originating secured debt vehicles, designing systematic trading strategies and preparing risk management protocols… Read full bio
Johnny Adji Cambridge Associates Asia

Johnny Adji

Senior Investment Director, Cambridge Associates Asia

Johnny Adji is a Senior Investment Director at Cambridge Associates, based in Singapore, and a member of the Real Assets Investment Group. This global group sources and monitors real asset investments (real estate, infrastructure and global natural r… Read full bio

Alberto Agazzi

Chief Executive Officer and General Manager GRE SGR, Head of Global Fund Management, Generali Real Estate

Alberto Agazzi is the Head of Global Fund Management of Generali Real Estate since November 2017. In his current role, he is in charge of setting up and managing cross-border and local GRE funds, defining their asset allocation and selections, and ma… Read full bio
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
Esther An City Developments Limited (CDL)

Esther An

Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited (CDL)

An active advocate for green building and sustainability for over two decades, Esther has been instrumental in establishing CDL’s leadership in sustainability. It is ranked top real estate company on the 2021 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations… Read full bio

Ronald Barrott

Founder and Chairman, Pro-invest Group

Ronald is Founding Partner and Chairman of Pro-invest Group since the company’s inception. He is a serial entrepreneur with over 40 years of real estate investment, development and project management experience working on a variety of transactional p… Read full bio

Christian Bernasconi

Fund Manager, Partner, B&I Capital

Christian Bernasconi graduated with BA in Political Economy of Industrial Societies from UC Berkeley. Christian held positions at UBS, Paribas Asia Equity and Yamaichi Securities with almost 30 years of Asian equity experience before co-founding B… Read full bio

Michael Bowens

Head of Industrial - Asia, Colliers

Michael Bowens is Head of Industrial for Asia at Colliers. He has lived and worked in Asia for over 20 years across several major cities, and he is currently based in Singapore. During this time, he has worked with some of the world’s largest owners… Read full bio

Chan Chakravarti

Managing Director, India, Asia-Pacific, Ivanhoe Cambridge

Chanakya (Chan) Chakravarti is responsible for implementing, in his territory, the investment and asset-management strategies outlined in Ivanhoé Cambridge’s annual business plan and strategic plan, assisted by a team formed for that purpose. He work… Read full bio
James Cheo, HSBC

James Cheo

Chief Investment Officer, Southeast Asia, Global Private Banking and Wealth, HSBC

James Cheo is Chief Investment Officer, Southeast Asia for Global Private Banking and Wealth at HSBC. Mr. Cheo is a member of the Global Investment Committee for Private Banking and Wealth Management and also a member of the Regional Investment Commi… Read full bio

Wing Kiat Cheong

Executive Director, Business Concept

Founded in 1990, Business Concept (“BC”) is investment holding company of Cheong Wing Kiat’s nuclear family. BC invests in private equity and property, and advises business families in the region. Cheong is also a 3G of Wen Ken Group (“WKG”), a multi… Read full bio

Christopher Chiang

Head of Real Estate APAC, Credit Suisse Asset Management

Christopher Chiang is Head of Real Estate, Asia Pacific at Credit Suisse Asset Management. Christopher is a member of the Real Estate International’s Global Investment Committee and is responsible for leading the regional real estate activities in As… Read full bio

Henry Chin

Global Head of Investor Thought Leadership and Head of Research, APAC, CBRE

Dr. Henry Chin leads CBRE’s investor thought leadership across all regions and oversees all research activity in Asia Pacific. After joining CBRE in 2014, Henry was promoted to CBRE’s Asia Pacific Strategic Group, the board which oversees CBRE’s stra… Read full bio
Magdelene Chua PwC

Magdelene Chua

Real Estate Partner and Assurance Transformation Leader, PwC Singapore

Magdelene is a Real Estate Partner with PwC Singapore with over 20 years of professional experience providing assurance and financial advisory services to multinational and listed clients. Her main focus is in the real estate industry and her key cli… Read full bio
Chua Tiow Chye Mapletree

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. He also directly oversees the Group… Read full bio

Adrian Chui

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, ESR-LOGOS REIT

Mr Chui has more than 20 years of extensive real estate experience, particularly in the REIT sector, across property investments and divestments, funds management and structuring, capital markets, acquisition financing, mergers and acquisitions, and… Read full bio
Michael Cole Mingtiandi

Michael Cole

Founder and Chief Analyst, Mingtiandi

Michael Cole is the founder and managing director of independent real estate intelligence platform Mingtiandi. Since beginning daily publication in 2012, Mingtiandi’s monthly audience has grown to more than 80,000 real estate professionals who rely o… Read full bio

Alexandra Crossing

Head of Asia Pacific, CBRE Global Investment Partners

Alexandra Crossing is the Regional Head for Asia Pacific and the Head of Pacific Investments within CBRE Global Investment Partners. After 9 years in the Singapore office responsible for managing the Asian component of the global separate account cli… Read full bio

Paul Davis

Partner, Singapore, Morrison & Foerster

Paul Davis is a corporate lawyer whose practice focuses on cross-border private equity and real estate transactions. He has 11 years of experience in Singapore and Japan, where he has represented leading private equity funds and strategic investors i… Read full bio
Marta Drummond, Strategic Consultant

Marta Drummond

Principal, Strategic Consultant

Marta Drummond’s career began in Boston. It spans senior private banking positions first in Asia (Hong Kong based) and then in Europe (Paris and London). She left banking to become Head of Strategy for an international law firm and then she accepted… Read full bio

Ross Du Vernet

Chief Investment Officer, Dexus

Ross Du Vernet is Chief Investment Officer (CIO) at Dexus, having oversight of the investment management function for Dexus balance sheet. Ross also has responsibility for transactions and property development activities across the wider Dexus group.… Read full bio

Tjarko Edzes

Chief Capital Officer, Scape

Tjarko Edzes is Chief Capital Officer at Scape, based in Sydney. He is responsible for sourcing and managing capital partnerships globally, as well as pursuing innovative investment strategies and executing real estate acquisition opportunities. Tjar… Read full bio
Felicia Erh M&G Real Estate

Felicia Erh

Portfolio Manager, Fund Management, M&G

Felicia is the portfolio manager for M&G Asia Property Fund, responsible for investment strategy and fund performance with oversight of acquisitions, divestments and asset management. Prior to joining M&G Real Estate, Felicia was with Soilbui… Read full bio

Jon Fiorello

Managing Director, Real Estate Strategies, KKR

Jon Fiorello (New York) is a Managing Director and leads KKR’s Real Estate Strategies Team. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Fiorello was a managing director at Fortress Investment Group, which he joined from Mount Kellett Capital Management LP. Prior to th… Read full bio

Caroline Fong

Chief Sustainability Officer, Chief Investor Relations and Capital Markets Officer, Manulife US REIT (MUST)

Caroline is the Chief Investor Relations (IR) and Capital Markets Officer and also the Chief Sustainability Officer at MUST. She is responsible for IR, communication, sustainability and helps to steer the strategy and the equity capital markets requi… Read full bio
Apwinder Foster DRC Savills Investment Management

Apwinder Foster

Head of Product Strategy, DRC Savills Investment Management

Apwinder Foster has over 20 years of experience in finance, real estate and capital markets. Prior to DRC Capital LLP Apwinder was the Chief Financial Officer of Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate Plc. a FTSE 250 listed entity. Prior to joining Kenned… Read full bio
Paul Gately BPEA Real Estate

Paul Gately

Head of Real Estate Australia, BPEA

Mr. Gately joined BPEA in 2019 as Managing Director and Head of Asset Management for BPEA Real Estate. Mr. Gately has over 30 years’ of real estate investment and asset management experience. He joined BPEA from Fudo, the real estate investment fund… Read full bio
Ambika Goel, Blackstone

Ambika Goel

Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone

Ambika Goel is a Managing Director in the Real Estate Group and is based in Singapore. Ms. Goel is involved in Blackstone Real Estate’s capital raising, investor relations and business development across Asia. Before joining Blackstone in 2020, Ms. G… Read full bio

Paul Gillen

Managing Director, Hodges Ward Elliott

Paul Gillen is a Managing Director in Hodges Ward Elliott’s Commercial Investment Advisory practice and is a highly accomplished real estate professional. His experience includes commercial real estate sales, acquisitions, financings, and asset manag… Read full bio

Sharad Gohil

Managing Director - Fund and Asset Management, IndoSpace Capital Asia

Sharad Gohil is the Managing Director, Fund & Asset Management at IndoSpace, India’s largest investor, developer, and manager of Grade A industrial and logistics real estate, with a portfolio of over 49 million square feet industrial and logistic… Read full bio
Anil Gorthy Avenue Capital Group

Anil Gorthy

Senior Portfolio Manager, Avenue Capital Group

Mr. Gorthy is responsible for directing the investment activities of the Avenue Asia Strategy and has over 20 years of investment experience in Asia. Prior to joining Avenue in 2014, Mr. Gorthy was a Managing Director and Partner at Pacific Alliance… Read full bio

Shai Greenberg

Senior Vice President, Genkai Capital Management

Shai is a Senior Vice President at GENKAI Capital Management- a trailblazing Japanese Asset Management Firm. In addition to investing throughout the capital stack in commercial real estate Shai is investing in and supporting groundbreaking innovation… Read full bio

David Green-Morgan

Head of Asia Pacific Real Estate Research, MSCI

With over 20 years’ experience in the real estate industry, across both the public and private sectors, David specializes in delivering market-leading real estate capital markets data, research, analytics and strategies to clients. MSCI Real Estate i… Read full bio

Paul Guan

Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Paul Guan is a partner in the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis and leads the Firm’s Asia private equity real estate practice. Paul regularly advises international and regional private equity investors and financial institutions on cross-borde… Read full bio

Carolyn Harrington

Chief Operating Officer, Space DC

Carolyn Harrington is Chief Operating Officer of SpaceDC, a visionary data center partner who provides efficient, resilient and network rich data center solutions. Carolyn oversees not only the overall operations of the data centers, but also the bus… Read full bio

Damian Harrington

Head of Research, Global Capital Markets and EMEA, Colliers

Damian Harrington 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… Read full bio

Brian Ho

Climate and Sustainability Assurance Leader, Asia Pacific and Southeast Asia, Deloitte

Brian is the Climate & Sustainability Assurance Leader for Deloitte Asia Pacific and Southeast Asia. He has 18 years of experience in providing professional services, and his expertise includes sustainability strategy, sustainable finance, ESG di… Read full bio

Michael Holland

Chief Executive Officer, Embassy Office Parks REIT

Mike Holland is Chief Executive Officer of Embassy REIT, India’s first and only listed REIT. Embassy REIT listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange in April 2019 and in January 2021, the business had a market capitalisation of approx USD 4.5bn. Embassy REI… Read full bio

John Howald

Executive Director, Head of International Capital, Asia Pacific, Colliers

John Howald is an Executive Director and Head of International Capital for Asia Pacific for the Capital Markets and Investment Services business in Colliers. He has over 15 years of experience securing investment opportunities and divesting large sca… 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
Jasmin Hu, Oxford Properties Group

Jasmin Hu

Director, Investments – Asia Pacific, Oxford Properties Group

Jasmin Hu is a Director of APAC Investments in the OMERS real estate business (Oxford Properties), based in Singapore. She is involved in developing and executing Oxford Properties APAC investments strategy, with a particular focus on India and Austr… Read full bio
Charlene Huang UBS

Charlene Huang

Co-Head of APAC, Multi-Manager Real Estate, UBS

Charlene Huang was appointed APAC Portfolio Manager for Multi-Managers Real Estate (MM-RE) in December 2014. She is responsible for investment selection and growing the MM-RE client and product franchise for the Asia Pacific region. Charlene first jo… Read full bio

Michael Hyun

Chief Investment Officer, Crow Holdings

Michael Hyun is Managing Director, Chief Investment Officer of Crow Holdings where he is responsible for business development, M&A and strategic investment initiatives. He has been affiliated with the firm since 2019. Prior to joining, Michael fo… Read full bio
Laurent Jacquemin AXA IM

Laurent Jacquemin

Head of Asia-Pacific, Real Assets, AXA IM – Real Assets

Laurent is currently Head of Asia-Pacific at AXA IM – Real Assets. He is responsible for all operations in the Asia-Pacific region, including overseeing investment, asset management and capital raising activities from the offices in Japan, South Kore… Read full bio
Alex Jeffrey, Savills Investment Management

Alex Jeffrey

Chief Executive, Savills Investment Management

Alex Jeffrey became the Global Chief Executive for Savills Investment Management in October 2019. He is also a member of the Group Executive Board of Savills Plc. Alex was previously with M&G Investments (the investment arm of Prudential Plc) fro… Read full bio

Beau Jones

Senior Managing Director, Global Business Development, Trimont Real Estate Advisors

With more than 20 years of commercial real estate finance experience, Mr. Jones has substantial commercial real estate underwriting and asset management expertise. His experience includes both domestic and international investments of all major prope… 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

Mark Jun

APAC Head of Client Solutions Officers, CBRE Investment Management

Mark Jun is APAC Head of Client Solutions Officers and is responsible for managing client relations. His client base includes Korean and foreign investors investing both in and out of Korea. During his 12 years of experience in the industry, Mark has… Read full bio

Rai Katimansah

Partner and Portfolio Manager, Multiple Capital Investment Partners

Rai has over 20 years of experience in real estate private debt and private equity, and has completed transactions in major cities in Asia, Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Prior to co-founding Multiple Capital Investment Partner… Read full bio

Prakash Kharel

Head of Real Estate Asia Pacific, Apex Group

Prior to joining APEX's APAC team, Prakash spent 20 years in real estate finance and accounting. He has held senior finance and operations roles for property, assets and fund managers in Australia and Singapore, including 8 years with one of the worl… Read full bio

Florence Koh

Principal and Founder, A. Shepard Steward & Koh

Florence is a Principal and Founder of A. Shepard Steward & Koh Pte Ltd, a family management office focused on direct private investments, joint ventures and collaborations with family businesses and corporate partners. She is the Chairman and Co… Read full bio

Shern-Ling Koh

Portfolio Manager, Principal Real Estate Investors

Shern is a portfolio manager for Principal Real Estate Investors, the dedicated real estate unit of Principal Global Investors. He is responsible for researching Asian Pacific listed property securities for the team’s global real estate strategies. S… Read full bio

Wee Lih Koh

Chief Executive Officer, Keppel REIT

Mr Koh is the CEO of Keppel REIT Management, the Manager for Keppel REIT, an SGX-listed commercial REIT which currently owns approximately $9 billion worth of Grade A commercial assets in Singapore, Australia and South Korea. Mr Koh has over 25 years… Read full bio
Hari Krishna

Hari Krishna V

Global Leadership Team, Managing Director, Real Estate, 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

Julian Kwan

Real Estate and Proptech Advisor to Family Office, CEO Co-founder, InvestaX

Julian was born and raised in Sydney Australia and has founded 6 companies over his 20-year career based in Asia, including social media/technology, real estate investment & development, proptech and blockchain. He has spent his life starting bus… Read full bio

Jing Dong Lai

Chief Investment Officer and Chief Executive Officer, Asia, M&G

Jing Dong Lai (JD) is the CIO and CEO, Asia at M&G Real Estate. He started his career in M&G in October 2016 as Director, Head of Acquisitions, APAC and Head of Japan prior to taking on his new role in 2021. He has more than 18 years of Asia… 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

Tom Lee

Managing Director, KKR

Tom Lee (Sydney) joined KKR in 2021 as a Managing Director. He is responsible for the firm’s Real Estate business in Australia/New Zealand and the Asia Core Plus Real Estate strategy. Mr. Lee serves on the Asia Real Estate Investment Committee. Prior… 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

Gregory Lui

Head, Logistics, Europe and USA, Mapletree Investments

Mr Gregory Lui is the fund manager of Mapletree US & EU Logistics Private Trust (MUSEL). MUSEL is a logistics-focused fund invested in a portfolio of 262 logistics assets across 26 states in the US and 20 European cities across 7 European countri… Read full bio
Valerie Mantot-Groene, Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene

Regional Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Interim Country Head - Singapore , Apex Group

Valerie Mantot-Groene is the APAC Regional Managing Director and Interim Country of Head for Singapore. Valerie leads the firm’s growth and performance across the APAC region. She brings more than 20 years’ experience in the alternative asset managem… Read full bio
Richard Massey GIC

Richard Massey

Managing Director, GIC

Richard Massey is a Senior Vice President in the real estate arm of GIC. He is responsible for business development, transactions, strategies and asset management of GIC’s real estate portfolio across Australia and New Zealand. Richard joined GIC in… Read full bio

Benjamin McCarron

Managing Director, Asia Research and Engagement

Benjamin McCarron is the Founder and Managing Director of Asia Research & Engagement (ARE) and Lead Representative for GRESB in Asia-ex Japan. He founded ARE in 2013 to provide specialist research, consulting, and engagement services on the finan… Read full bio
Jeehee Moon, GRESB

Jeehee Moon

GRESB Representative, Asia ex-Japan, GRESB

Jeehee Moon is Asia Representative for GRESB, an investor-driven organization committed to assessing the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance of real assets globally. She leads engagement in Korea and Southeast Asia with industry s… Read full bio

Rohit Nanda

Head of Asia, Principal Investments - Infrastructure, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Rohit has around 13 years of experience in Private Equity, Banking and Consulting. He is currently the Head of Principal Investments – Infrastructure in SMBC in charge of building a multi-country, multi-sector infrastructure focused equity investment… Read full bio

Chiang Wei Ng

Head of Portfolio Management Asia-Pacific, Allianz Real Estate

Chiang Wei Ng is Senior Director Portfolio Management of Allianz Real Estate Asia-Pacific and Fund Manager for AREAP Core I, Allianz Real Estate’s first third party equity fund. Chiang Wei joined the company in 2019 and is based in Singapore. Prior t… Read full bio

Kok Chye Ong

Managing Director – Head of IDC Platform, Asia (Ex-China), Gaw Capital

Mr. Ong joined Gaw Capital in 2021 as Managing Director – Head of IDC Platform, Asia (Ex-China). He spearheads Internet Data Centre (IDC) platform investments for Gaw Capital Partners outside of the China region. Prior to joining Gaw Capital Partners… 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

Rebecca Percossi

Senior Managing Director, APAC, Trimont Real Estate Advisors

Rebecca leads Trimont’s APAC business with overall responsibility for Trimont’s investment advisory services, credit and asset management, and operational services across the region. Based in Sydney, Rebecca serves on the firm’s Operating Committee a… Read full bio

Jeffrey Perlman

Managing Director and Head of Asia-Pacific Real Estate and Southeast Asia, Warburg Pincus

Jeffrey Perlman is a Managing Director, Head of Southeast Asia and Asia-Pacific Real Estate and a member of the firm’s Executive Management Group. Mr. Perlman leads Warburg Pincus’ investments in Southeast Asia in addition to the firm’s Real Estate e… Read full bio

Chris Pilgrim

Director, Global Capital Markets, Colliers

Chris Pilgrim is a Director of Colliers, a Nasdaq and Toronto Stock Exchange listed leading diversified professional services and investment management organisation. Chris holds a senior leadership position within Colliers Global Capital Markets plat… Read full bio

Kelvin Poa

Principal, Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow

Kelvin is a principal in the Financial Services Practice Groups in Singapore. He is also the chair of Baker McKenzie's Asia Pacific Private Equity Group and a member of the Global Private Equity Steering Committee. Kelvin is recognised by various leg… Read full bio

Noor Quek

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, NQ International

Noor graduated in 1972 from the University of Singapore with a degree in Business Administration. Her experience spans more than 40 years in a broad range of banking and financial advisory services with established financial institutions including Ci… Read full bio

Alysia Reilly

Director, Head of Industrial and Logistics, Hines

Alysia joined Hines in April 2021 as a Director responsible for industrial acquisitions and developments in Australia. She will lead the establishment of the Australian Industrial & Logistics platform, with over 15 years of real estate investment… Read full bio

Joel Rothstein

Shareholder and Chair – Asia Real Estate Practice, Greenberg Traurig

Joel H. Rothstein is Chair of the Asia Real Estate Practice of the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig. A leading international real estate attorney, he advises financial institutions, private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds, real estate… Read full bio
Rangu Salgame, Princeton Digital Group

Rangu Salgame

Chairman & CEO, Co-Founder, Princeton Digital Group

Rangu has been a transformative growth leader throughout his career, having made market changing impacts at Tata Communications, Cisco Systems and Verizon Communications. He has been turning company business portfolios into high value outcomes, partn… Read full bio

Helen Sanders-de Lieto

Director - Asia Conferences, PEI

Helen joined PEI in 2014 as a conference producer and in 2017 became the Director of Events for the Asia region. Helen oversees the team who create over 14 events per year across Private Equity, Infrastructure, Private Real Estate and Private Debt in… 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 the inception of the business, she was instrumental in establishing Pro-invest as one of the leading integrated real estate p… Read full bio

Eugene Seo

Managing Director, Data Centre, CapitaLand Investment

Eugene is Managing Director of Data Centre and steers the overall investment strategy for Data Centres. He joined CapitaLand (formerly known as Ascendas) in 2013 as Portfolio Manager. In 2015 he charted the company’s growth strategy and identified Da… 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

Tom Silecchia

Co-head, Japan, Savills Investment Management

Tom focuses on investor and lender relationships, transaction structuring, as well as the overall Japanese business's investment strategy, management and operations. He co-founded Merchant Capital with Tadaaki Kurozumi, joining us in 2014 following i… Read full bio

Li Choo Sin

Executive Director, Head of Singapore, Perpetual Asia

Sin Li Choo, based in Singapore, leads our experienced team of local trust specialists. She is one of our qualified Trustee Resident Managers and acts as the Executive Director in Singapore. She has oversight over the trust business in Singapore, inc… Read full bio
Sanket Sinha Lighthouse Canton

Sanket Sinha

Executive Director, Head of Asset Management, Lighthouse Canton

Sanket leads the Asset Management business at Lighthouse Canton and is the portfolio manager for the life sciences R&D real estate strategy at the firm. He joined Lighthouse Canton in 2018 and successfully set up and led the Private Markets busin… Read full bio
Adam Smallman, PEI

Adam Smallman

Director – Membership Programs, PEI Media

Adam joined PEI in December 2018 in a new role as Head of Content Strategy. Previously he spent three years with investment bank Liberum and held leading editorial and content roles at Dow Jones and Informa PLC. His responsibility is to ensure PEI’s… Read full bio

Tze Sheng Sum

Country Executive Singapore and Mauritius, Alter Domus

Sum has held various roles in the banking and financial services industry throughout his career, which spans over a decade. Prior to joining Alter Domus, Sum spent close to four years at a global fund administration and corporate services firm, leadi… Read full bio

Atsushi Takeiri

Head of Real Estate Japan, BPEA

Mr. Takeiri joined BPEA in 2021 as Managing Director and head of real estate investments in Japan. Before joining BPEA, Mr. Takeiri spent nine years at Fortress Investment Group Japan, where he was Managing Director in charge of sourcing, underwritin… Read full bio

Cecilia Tan

Chief Executive Officer, Sasseur Asset Management (Manager of Sasseur REIT)

Ms Tan brings with her to the Group more than 20 years of professional career experience spanning across a wide spectrum of real estate expertise in real estate investment banking, real estate direct investment, REIT management, real estate fund mana… Read full bio
Karen Tan, CreditEase Asset Management (Singapore)

Karen Tan

Head, Real Estate Fund of Funds, CreditEase Asset Management (Singapore)

Karen Tan is responsible for providing real estate alternative investment solutions to CreditEase’s clients. She is head of the Real Estate Fund of Funds business. She has had more than 20 years in the wealth management industry and over a decade’s e… Read full bio

Derek Tan

Executive Director and Head of Property Research for Singapore, DBS Group Research

Mr Derek Tan is an Executive Director and Head of Property Research for Singapore at DBS Group Research. Over the past 15 years, Derek has helped to raise the profile of the Singapore Property Research franchise for DBS, and has been involved in vari… Read full bio

Natalie Tan

Head of Institutional Capital Development, Dexus

Natalie joined Dexus in July 2021 as the Head of Institutional Capital Development. In this role, Natalie is responsible for the creation and execution of the institutional capital strategy for Dexus’ Funds Management business. This includes the mana… Read full bio

Ronald Tan

Vice President, Equity Capital Market, Global Sales and Origination, Singapore Exchange

Ronald Tan is the principal responsible for the marketing & business development of attracting Real Estate listings in particular REITs across global markets for Singapore Exchange (SGX) for the last 14 years, where it is now the largest Global R… Read full bio

Jon Tanaka

Senior Managing Director, Country Head / Tokyo, Japan, Hines

Mr. Tanaka is Senior Managing Director and Country Head overseeing new business initiatives throughout Japan. He brings more than 20 years of Japan real estate development and investment experience to the firm. Before joining Hines, he was Managing D… Read full bio

Andy Tanchyeguan

Chief Executive Officer, Tenacity Group

Mr Andy Tanchyeguan is the CEO of Tenacity Group, a private equity group that advises sovereign wealth funds, institutional investors, developers and disruptors of business on multibillion dollar investments in real estate, alternatives and technolog… Read full bio

Shirin Tang

Managing Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Shirin Tang is a corporate lawyer with 20 years of experience practicing in New York and Singapore. Her practice focuses on guiding clients through all stages of the real estate investment cycle, including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, the f… Read full bio

Wei Leng Tang

Managing Director, Singapore, Colliers

Wei Leng Tang is Managing Director of Colliers in Singapore and 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 through delivery of customised… Read full bio

Kristin Thorsteins

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

Kristin leads development in Singapore and Malaysia for IWG PLC, the global leader in flexible workspaces, and support growth in APAC though strategic partnerships, portfolio transactions and multi-market occupier opportunities. Prior to joining IWG,… Read full bio

Bastian van Halder

Managing Director, Asia, 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

Lennart van Mierlo

Head of Commercial Real Estate Debt, NN Investment Partners

Lennart has spent his career in the Banking and Investment Management industry. Currently he is Head of Commercial Real Estate Debt and member of the Alternative Credit Management Team within NN Investment Partners, headquartered in The Netherlands.… Read full bio
Shaldine Wang, Elite Commercial REIT

Shaldine Wang

Chief Executive Officer, Elite Commercial REIT

Ms Shaldine Wang is the Chief Executive Officer of the Manager. Ms Wang has over 25 years of experience in corporate finance, financial management and investments. Prior to her present appointment, she was the Portfolio Director of Elite UK Commercia… Read full bio
David Warneford, Hines

David Warneford

Senior Managing Director, Country Head / Sydney, Australia, Hines

David is the senior managing director and country head of Australia, responsible for the day-to-day operation of Hines management and investment activities, including capital transactions, asset management, refurbishment and development projects. War… Read full bio

Akihito Watanabe

Managing Director, Pierfront Capital

Aki joined Pierfront Capital in 2019 and is actively involved in the origination, structuring, negotiating and monitoring of transactions at the firm, with a core focus on real estate. Pierfront Capital is a Singapore based fund manager that offers b… Read full bio

Trent Winduss

Partner, Head of Asia Secured Debt Investments and Head of Australia, Phoenix Property Investors

Mr. Winduss has over 19 years’ experience in the origination and execution of structured real estate investments including senior debt, stretch senior debt, mezzanine debt, distressed debt, preferred equity and equity transactions. As the Head of Asi… Read full bio
Valerie Wong GuocoLand Group

Valerie Wong

General Manager, Asset Management, GuocoLand Group

Ms Valerie Wong is the General Manager (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 tr… Read full bio

Rebekah Woo

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Pioneer Generation Group of Companies

Born and raised in Singapore, Rebekah has more than 20 years of investing and business experience, spanning across government, major financial institutions and family offices. Rebekah is currently the CEO & CIO of a single family office actively… Read full bio
Nina Yang, SJ CityGlobal

Nina Yang

Chief Executive Officer, SJ CityGlobal, Surbana Jurong Consultants

Ms Nina YANG assumed the role of CEO, SJ CityGlobal in 2019. SJ CityGlobal provides development management services, starting from the initiation and visioning of a project to handing over and exiting completed assets. Prior to joining Surbana Jurong… Read full bio

Kirill Zavodov

Head of Real Estate Equity, EMEA, PIMCO

Mr. Zavodov is an executive vice president and portfolio manager in the London office, where he co-leads the European real estate equity team. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2020, he was a managing director in the merchant banking division of Goldman Sach… Read full bio

North America Panel: US and Canadian investors discuss strategies for 2022

9 February 2022 | Virtual

  • Latest trends and opportunities in global real estate
  • Appealing sectors and geographies for investors
  • Strategies for investing in Asia – finding the right risk-return balance in region’s geographies
  • And more…

William H. Schwab
Executive Chairman
LCI Investment Company

Joyce Chow
Director – Real Estate
Teacher Retirement System of Texas

Sylvain Fortier
Chief Investment and Innovation Officer
Ivanhoe Cambridge

JR Pearce
Senior Investment Officer – Real Estate
Sacramento County ERS

Europe Panel: European investors explore strategies for diversifying real estate investments

16 February 2022 | Virtual

  • Sectors that will become appealing to real estate investors in 2022
  • Safe-haven markets for investors post-covid and how geopolitics affect investment behavior
  • Types of investment strategies that benefit investors the most
  • And more…

Rene Buck
CEO
BCI Global

Robert-Jan Foortse
Head of European Property Investments
APG

Rainer Komenda
Head of Real Estate Investment
BVK

John O’Driscoll
Global CIO, Head of Investment
AXA IM

PERE Asia Summit 2022 - Covid precautions

Our venue
Raffles City Singapore

 

To help keep you and your peers safe, we require you to follow the Covid principles below to ensure the smooth running of the PERE Asia Summit 2022.

All attendees must provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status before checking into the event’s venue. All attendees will be required to wear a filtering face piece mask without a ventilation valve. All attendees will be required to take a Rapid Antigen Test within 24 hours prior to the event day and provide proof of a negative test result to gain entry to the conference.

To expedite this process, PEI Media and our venue will be using the physical copy of vaccination, or digital proof of COVID-related health insights from “TraceTogether” and “HealthHub” mobile apps. Complete your health screening with the apps ahead of time for expedited check-in and entry. We will NOT be accepting any other form of record of vaccination at the event. We are only accepting physical proof, photos of the vaccination record or digital proof via selected mobile apps.

Questions? Please contact asiaevents@peimedia.com.

The below information is as of 20 April 2022 and will be updated if health, safety and security guidelines change.

What additional measures are being followed at PERE Asia Summit 2022?

We would like to ensure our attendees feel confident as they return to attending our in-person events. Click here for Raffles City Singapore document outlining actions the hotel is taking.

What is the current Covid-19 situation in Singapore? I plan to travel to Singapore to attend this conference, what are the current travel restrictions?

Singapore Government updates the latest Covid-19 news on their website, also click here to view the latest quarantine measures for inbound travellers.

Do I need to be fully vaccinated or have a negative COVID-19 test to attend?

When you arrive at the event, you’ll need to provide proof that you’re:

  • fully vaccinated* against COVID-19 according to your national vaccine programme
  • having a negative result of Antigen Rapid Test taken within 24 hours prior to event entry

Please take a photo of your Antigen Rapid Test negative test result and show to the organizer before registration.

(*Definition of fully vaccinated varies among cities, however, you will be required to take your 2nd dose at least 14 days before the event i.e. 17 May 2022)

How to show my vaccination?

You can present your vaccination record through:

  1. TraceTogether mobile app,
  2. HealthHub mobile app or
  3. COVID-19 Vaccination Record (Hard copy)

What do I need to do if I receive my vaccination outside of Singapore?

If you had received your vaccination outside of Singapore

  • Please click here to view the list of recognized Covid-19 vaccines outside Singapore
  • Guests must prepare and present Covid-19 Vaccination Record (issues outside Singapore)

Do I need to wear a mask?

All attendees will be required to wear a filtering face piece mask without a ventilation valve in the hotel’s public spaces at all times.

What I need to do before collecting my name badge at the venue?

You can present your vaccination record through:

  • TraceTogether Application or
  • a physical vaccination card

If you are resident in Singapore, you must download the TraceTogether Application on your mobile phone. You need to open the App on your phone to scan for SafeEntry before entering the venue.

Foreigners will be asked to download the TraceTogether Application on their mobile phone upon arriving in Singapore and if they take vaccination which is recognized by WHO, they will be issued a Pass which they can use for entry to the venue.

What happens if I cannot attend the event because I have COVID-19 symptoms, have tested positive or am unable to travel due to changes in quarantine rules?

You can take part in the conference online and we will provide a partial credit to the next in-person PERE event. Credits remain at the discretion of PEI Media.

Will there be any tracking of participants in the event of a positive COVID-19 test result?

Yes, if needed we will be asked to report any cases to The Department of Health for further handling.

Any questions regarding the event and vaccination requirements should be sent to asiaevents@peimedia.com.

Asia Summit attendees get more

By attending the Asia Summit you will join real estate’s most influential global network. Being a member will give you access to:

  • Attend the Asia Summit in Singapore
  • All of PERE’s global events
  • PERE Connect – our new tailored networking service
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more …

Talk to our team to find out how the Summit can help your firm grow.