The biggest LPs. The best GPs. Where decisions are made.

The PERE Asia Summit will return in-person to connect private real estate’s most influential global community of institutional investors, fund and asset managers, and strategic partners.

Meet the region’s biggest allocators and gain leading insight from Asia’s most important investors.  The Summit helps you secure capital allocations for global real estate investments and be at the forefront of Asian markets.

Join in-person or virtually for networking you simply cannot find elsewhere. Build long-lasting relationships, meet the right investors, and make informed investment decisions.

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Join the Summit in-person 

Connect in-person with investors on Day 2 of the Summit (17 November). Join in-person sessions and networking in Hong Kong, Singapore, or Tokyo, all of which will be simultaneously streamed to our virtual platform.

Close your fund faster.

Connect with Asian LPs allocating across a wide spectrum of global real estate strategies in networking sessions and small group meetings

Make more informed investment decisions.

The Summit’s world-class speaking faculty will show you where, and how, you can find attractive investments across the globe.

Reconnect with LPs and peers in-person.

Join in-person networking at the first meetings of our Hong Kong, Singapore, and Tokyo Chapters on day two of the Summit.

Our speaking faculty

Join industry-altering discussions

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

  • LP strategies on funds, direct and co-investments
  • Driving capital to Asia-Pacific hotspots, what’s next?
  • ESG – shaping positive outcomes
  • Office is here to stay – are you?
  • And much more …

Meet Asia’s leading LP community

Build relationships, share the latest market insights, and shape global capital flow with Asia’s most influential LP community.
APG Asset Management
Brunei Investment Agency
CBRE Global Investment Partners
China Ping An Life Insurance
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
Korea Investment Corporation (KIC)
Nippon Life Insurance
Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Temasek Holdings
Tokio Marine Asset Management

What our attendees say

Byron Byrne

Realmont Property Partners

PERE Asia provides a great platform to meet and network with leading real estate groups across Asia and globally.

Bill Schwab

LCI Investment Company

It doesn’t get bigger than the PERE Asia Summit.

Jasmine HU

Oxford Properties

The best real estate networking event of the year!

Now part of the Global Passport

By securing your place at the PERE Asia Summit you will instantly become part of our global network of private real estate leaders shaping the asset class.

Members have year-round access to the global blackbook of investors, frequent touchpoints with the market, and a place at all PERE conferences throughout the year, including:

Year-round private real estate networking

The 14th PERE Asia Summit will take place virtually on our industry-leading platform.

Easily seek out relevant investors, get maximum visibility for your firm, and maintain relationships across the global industry.

Attendance at the Summit is now exclusive to Global Passport members – our new industry-leading LP/GP network. Connect with a wider audience than ever before across the entire year in-person and online.

Book a tour to see how, in addition to attendance at the PERE Asia Summit, membership can help grow your business.


A unique in-person and virtual experience

Secure your next investor

Connect with Asia's leading LPs to secure capital for your firm.
Brunei Investment Agency
China Ping An Life Insurance
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
Korea Investment Corporation (KIC)
Nippon Life Insurance
Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Temasek Holdings
Tokio Marine Asset Management

Asia Summit attendees shape global markets

Your access to the 14th annual PERE Asia Summit will provide more value than ever before, with year-round access to a little blackbook of global real estate’s most influential community.

Close your fund more efficiently.

Utilize year-round access to a little black book of Asian LPs allocating across a wide spectrum of real estate strategies and geographies.

Uncover high-yield opportunities.

Advance your strategic edge on the competition by gaining action-led, unique insights from the thought-leaders shaping the industry.

Save time building your network.

Connect with decision-makers across the globe who can help you create value for your firm through our unrivalled virtual experience.

Stay connected with the global network

Nick Brugman

BNP Paribas

PERE Asia provided a perfect mix between good speakers, high-quality content of discussions and sufficient time for networking. It provides ample opportunities…

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Hidetoshi Ono

Manulife Insurance Company

The conference was a success. Content was relevant, speakers were excellent, organization was flawless, and delegates were interesting. One of the best conferen…

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Peter Sotoloff

Mack Real Estate Credit Strategies

PERE Asia is the thought-leader, in our organization’s perspective, for global decision-makers. The collection of content, speakers and networking relatio…

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Asia Summit attendees get more

By attending the Asia Summit you will join real estate’s most influential global network. Membership will give you:

  • Access to the Asia Summit
  • Virtual access to all of PERE’s global events
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more …

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Download the agenda to see the topics that our speakers will be tackling at the PERE Asia Summit 2021.

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2021 Confirmed speakers:

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

Senior Vice President, Ivanhoe Cambridge

George Agethen is responsible for the investment and asset-management strategies outlined in the Ivanhoé Cambridge’s annual business and strategic plans. He works closely with the Asset Management, Growth Markets team and collaborate with internal an… 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
Arakawa Mitsuhiro

Mitsuhiro Arakawa

Executive Consultant, Russell Investments Japan

Mitsuhiro Arakawa is Executive Consultant, Consulting Dept. for Russell Investments Japan. He joined Russell in January 2007. Prior to joining Russell, he held positions at Daiwa Institute of Research Ltd. (DIR) as Chief Consultant in Pension Investm… Read full bio
Steven Bass AR Capital Advisors

Steven Bass

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, AR Capital Advisors

Steven Bass is Founder and CEO of AR Capital Advisors, a consultancy specializing in cross-border commercial real estate investment in Japan. Steven's real estate investment career spans over 20 years in Japan covering multiple asset classes and stra… Read full bio
Aditya Bhargava Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

Aditya Bhargava

Senior Portfolio Manager, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

Aditya is Acting Head of Asia Pacific Real Estate for ADIA. He joined ADIA in July 2012, focused first on building out the department’s India exposure. His remit expanded to Korea and Japan before he started helping out with broader team activities a… Read full bio

Pei Ya Boon

Sustainability Manager, Asia, Arcadis

Pei Ya is the regional corporate sustainability lead for Arcadis Asia. Pei Ya is responsible for translating Arcadis’ global sustainability strategy into regional programs and goals. She is driving Arcadis Asia’s carbon reduction plan as part of Arca… Read full bio

Jinglei Chen

Managing Director and Founding Member, BEI Capital

Jinglei Chen is the Managing Director and Founding member of BEI Capital. She is responsible for real estate value-added and private lending investment strategy, execution and capital raising. Previously, she was with Grosvenor Asia. Prior to that, s… Read full bio
David Cheong, KKR Asia

David Cheong

Managing Director, Real Estate, KKR Asia

David Cheong (Hong Kong) joined KKR in 2015 and is a member of the real estate team. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Cheong was a portfolio manager at LIM Advisors overseeing public and private special situation investments in the Asia-Pacific region based… Read full bio

Brian Chinappi

Partner, Actis

Brian has been working in the growth markets of Asia for over two decades. He joined Actis in 2018 through the sale of Standard Chartered Bank’s Principal Finance Real Estate group, a business he founded in 2010. Under his leadership, this business i… Read full bio

Joyce Chow

Investment Manager, Teacher Retirement System of Texas

Joyce Chow is an Investment Manager for Real Estate at the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. She is responsible for managing and underwriting real estate fund investments and direct investments across all asset types and strategies. Prior to joinin… 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

Deborah Coakley

Executive General Manager, Funds Management, Dexus

Deborah Coakley is Executive General Manager of Funds Management at Dexus, one of Australia’s leading real estate groups. She has responsibility for managing its $16.2 billion funds management platform comprising a number of wholesale pooled funds an… Read full bio
Alison Cooke Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia)

Alison Cooke

Managing Director - Real Estate, Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia)

Alison is currently Managing Director of Starr International’s real estate investment activities in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Starr in 2008, she was CEO of the HK branch of First American Title Insurance Company and a regional director at JLL in… 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

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 ten years of experience in Singapore and Japan, where he has represented leading private equity funds and strategic investors… Read full bio

Rushabh Desai

Chief Executive Officer, Allianz Real Estate Asia Pacific

Rush Desai heads the Asia-Pacific region at Allianz Real Estate Asia Pacific Pte Ltd. He is a member of the Allianz Real Estate Investment Committee and the Allianz Real Estate Executive Committee. Rush is leading the expansion of the Allianz Real Es… Read full bio

Ari Druker

Director, PAG

Ari recently joined PAG within the newly launched regional data center platform that aims to capitalize on the rapidly growing demand for digital infrastructure in Asia. Prior to PAG, Ari was a member of the Investment Banking Coverage Group at Deuts… Read full bio

Daniel R. Dubrowski

Co-Founder and Head of Capital Formation, Lionstone Investments/Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Dan Dubrowski is a co-founding partner of Lionstone Investments. As Head of Capital Formation, he leads capital efforts across the firm’s investment strategies, with primary responsibility for investor relationships, fundraising, marketing and commun… Read full bio

Laurent Fischler

Vice President, Asia-Pacific, Ivanhoé Cambridge

Laurent Fischler is Head of Investments, Asia-Pacific at Ivanhoe Cambridge, based in Hong Kong. He oversees investments in the region and works closely with internal and external stakeholders to implement and deliver the Company’s investment strategi… Read full bio

Robert Fordi

Chief Executive Officer, Realterm

Mr. Fordi is CEO and Managing Partner of Realterm, a $6.5+ billion AUM global multi-strategy real estate private equity firm focused on durable insights into the supply and demand of real assets at the intersection of the global supply chain and evol… Read full bio
Apwinder Foster DRC Savills Investment Management

Apwinder Foster

Head of Investment 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
Tetsuya Fujita

Tetsuya Fujita

Country Manager and Managing Director, CBRE Global Investors Japan

Mr. Fujita has over 30 years of experience in real estate industry. He started his career at Sumitomo Realty & Development Co. Ltd. with which he spent 5 years for residential condo development in Japan and over 13 years in U.S. to oversee Sumito… Read full bio
Koki Fukui Development Bank of Japan

Koki Fukui

Director, Real Estate Finance Department, Development Bank of Japan

Koki Fukui is Director of Real Estate Finance Department at Development Bank of Japan Inc. He is responsible for Overseas Real Estate investing and ESG integration in the real estate. He has more than 16 years of experience in the real estate industr… Read full bio
Anne Gales Threadmark

Anne Gales

Partner and Co-Founder, Threadmark

Anne is a co-founder of Threadmark. She has over 25 years’ experience of capital raising and financial markets, and has advised and raised capital for over 60 different fund managers in real estate, credit, infrastructure and private equity since 200… Read full bio

Victoria Garrett

Head of Residential, Asia Pacific, Knight Frank

In August 2017, Victoria moved to Singapore to be Head of Residential for Asia Pacific and is responsible for growing and developing the Knight Frank Residential business in Asia Pacific, which includes the services of project marketing, internationa… Read full bio

Paul Gillen

Managing Director, Hodges Ward Elliott

Paul is an accomplished real estate professional with over 20 years of experience that includes real estate sales, recapitalizations, acquisitions, financing and asset management. His experience covers all property types and investments throughout th… Read full bio

Shai Greenberg

Senior Vice President, Genkai Capital Management

Shai heads the International Business group at GENKAI Capital Management- a Japanese Asset Management Firm where he is leading the global investment strategy and international fund-raising activities. Shai started his real estate career at a New York… Read full bio
Kate Herfort Macquarie Group

Kate Herfort

Division Director, Client Solutions Group, Macquarie Group

Kate is a Division Director in the Client Solutions Group in Macquarie Asset Management. Kate leads MIRA’s capital raising initiatives in the real estate sector across the Asia Pacific region, responsible for raising capital for real estate funds and… Read full bio
Akihisa Hoshino

Akihisa Hoshino

Deputy General Manager, Investment Management Department, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank

Akihisa Hoshino joined the Mitsui Trust and Banking Company, Limited (current "Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited") in 1992. Since 2005, he has been a fund manager in the pension fund management department and in charge of investing entrusted money… 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 Director at Portman Holdings and China Orient Summit Capital, he has 19 years of commercial,… Read full bio
Cathy Huang, The EXS Capital Group

Cathy Huang

Managing Director, The EXS Capital Group

Cathy co-leads Private Equity Real Estate investments and related Corporate Finance activities for EXS Capital Group in Hong Kong, with a focus on platform level investments in Asia. Prior to joining EXS, Cathy worked at Goldman Sachs in London and H… 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
Zoe Hughes NAREIM

Zoe Hughes

Chief Executive Officer, NAREIM

Zoe has more than 20 years of communications expertise and is currently CEO of NAREIM, the industry association dedicated to the business and organizational strategy of real estate investment management. Founded in 1990, NAREIM today represents real… Read full bio

Seung-ki Jeong

Manager, DGB Life Insurance

Seung-ki Jeong is responsible for alternative investment including infrastructure in DGB Life Insurance. Prior to DGB Life, he worked for MG Non-Life Insurance company as Alternative Investment Manager in investment team. Prior to MG Non-Life Insuran… Read full bio
Jennifer Johnstone-Kaiser Frontier Advisors

Jennifer Johnstone-Kaiser

Principal Consultant, Property Leader, Frontier Advisors

Jennifer Johnstone-Kaiser joined Frontier in January 2018 as the head of Frontier’s property research program providing consulting and research for clients, both domestically and globally. Jennifer has held many senior positions, most recently as Cou… Read full bio

Adrian Karczewicz

Head of Divestments, Skanska Commercial Development Europe

Adrian Karczewicz – Head of Divestments for Skanska’s commercial development unit in CEE. Responsible for sourcing buyers and conducting transaction processes in four CEE markets: Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Romania. Adrian has over 20 ye… Read full bio

Chung Keun Kim

Managing Director, Investment, Samsung SRA Asset Management

Mr. Kim very recently joined Samsung SRA Asset Management as Chief Investment Officer to spearhead the real estate investment activities globally. Prior to Samsung SRA Asset Management, until recently, he was the head of Infrastructure at KIC. He had… 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
Peter Kim QuadReal Property Group

Peter Kim

Managing Director, Asia, QuadReal Property Group

Peter Kim joined QuadReal as Managing Director, Asia in November 2017. His focus is on building the international portfolio, with an emphasis on our strategy in the Asia Pacific region. Peter was formerly a Senior Portfolio Manager in the Real Estate… Read full bio
Phil Kim, Jerde

Phil Kim

Managing Director Asia Pacific, Jerde Partnership

Phil Kim is a Board Member, Shareholder and Managing Director Asia Pacific at the Jerde Partnership, Inc. in Los Angeles and Asia, focusing on Jerde’s constantly evolving places that has impacted and rejuvenated Asia cities, with the firm recognized… Read full bio
Takako Koizumi, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Takako Koizumi

Head of Investment Management Department, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Takako Koizumi is an Executive Director and Head of Infrastructure & Real Estate Investment at Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments, with over 20 years of experience in alternative assets. She started her career at Citibank in banking and M… Read full bio
Ruben Langbroek GRESB

Ruben Langbroek

Head of Asia Pacific, GRESB

Ruben Langbroek is Head of Asia Pacific for GRESB. Mission-driven and investor-led, GRESB is the environmental, social and governance (ESG) benchmark for real assets. GRESB works in collaboration with the industry to provide standardized and validate… Read full bio
Greg Lapham Savills Investment Management

Greg Lapham

Head of Australia, Savills Investment Management

Greg Lapham, Fund Manager for the Savills IM’s flagship pan-regional fund - Asia Pacific Income and Growth Fund - joined previously from BlackRock where he was a Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of BlackRock's Asia Real Estate business.… Read full bio
Angela Lee HKS

Angela Lee

Office Director, Singapore, 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
Michael Levy Crow Holdings

Michael Levy

Chief Executive Officer, Crow Holdings

Michael Levy is the Chief Executive Officer of Crow Holdings where he is responsible for leading and overseeing the Company’s overall business activities. Joining in 2016 from Morgan Stanley where he was Chief Operating Officer for the Investment Man… Read full bio
John Lim ARA Asset Management Limited

John Lim

Co-Founder and Deputy Chairman, ARA Asset Management Limited

Mr John Lim is Co-Founder & Deputy Chairman of ARA Asset Management Limited (ARA or the Group). He is a Non-Executive Director of ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited, ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited, ARA Asset Management (Prosperity) Lim… Read full bio
Christine Lin Basel Capital

Christine Lin

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Basel Capital

Christine is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Basel Capital, responsible for acquisitions and asset management. Ms. Lin has well over 20 years of experience in asset management and has been investing in real estate since 1998 with a focu… Read full bio
Joyce Lo, Lazard Asia

Joyce Lo

Director, Private Capital Advisory, Lazard Asia

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

Leo Lo

Founder, Asia PropTech

Mr. Leo Lo is a surveyor-turned-serial entrepreneur. Leo is the CEO of Fonto Holdings, which is an integrated corporate based in Hong Kong, dedicated to real estate investment, development, financing and advisory with property technology innovations… Read full bio

Victor Lor

Head of Capital - Asia Pacific, GSA Investment Management

Victor Lor is the Head of Capital, Asia Pacific for GSA Investment Management, based in Hong Kong. He has overall responsibility for GSA’s Asia Pacific investment management & capital (equity & debt) platform. Whilst at GSA, he has underwritten, stru… Read full bio
Isabelle Martin Ivanhoé Cambridge

Isabelle Martin

Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investment Funds, Ivanhoé Cambridge

Isabelle Martin is assuming responsibilities for the Global Funds business unit and for implementation of the investment strategies used by Ivanhoé Cambridge for real estate investment funds, including Proptech initiatives. In that role, she is respo… Read full bio
Richard Massey GIC

Richard Massey

Senior Vice President, 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
Raphael Mertens, Allianz Real Estate

Raphael Mertens

Chief Risk Officer, Allianz Real Estate

Dr. Raphael Mertens is Chief Risk Officer of Allianz Real Estate and is responsible for Allianz Real Estate’s global ESG strategy, overseeing the decarbonization of the company’s portfolio to reach net zero emissions by 2050. He is a member of the Ex… Read full bio

Leonard Meyer zu Brickwedde

President and Chief Executive Officer, Kenzo Capital Corporation

Dr. Leonard Meyer zu Brickwedde is the President and Chief Executive Officer, Kenzo Capital Corporation. Following an apprenticeship in banking and studies of law in Germany with completion of doctoral dissertation, Dr. Meyer zu Brickwedde has been w… Read full bio
Jai Mirpuri, ESR

Jai Mirpuri

Country Head, Singapore (Development) & Thailand, ESR

Jai Mirpuri is one of APAC’s leading industrial & warehousing real estate investment experts with over US$2 billion in funds raised and 50 investments across Japan, China, Singapore, India and Australia over the past 14 years. He is currently Cou… Read full bio
Atsushi Miura Blackstone

Atsushi Miura

Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone

Atsushi Miura is a Managing Director in the Real Estate group and is based in Tokyo. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Miura was a director at Fortress Investment Group, responsible for acquisitions and asset management of real estate investments throug… 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
Shirley Ng Keppel Capital

Shirley Ng

Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Head of Investment, Keppel REIT

Ms Ng joined the Manager in 2018 as Head of Investment, overseeing the multiple acquisitions and divestments across Singapore, Australia and South Korea for the REIT. Prior to joining the Manager, she was a Senior Vice President at Alpha Investment P… Read full bio
Tinchuck Ng Cottonwood Group

Tinchuck Ng

Managing Director, Head of Investments, Cottonwood Group

Ms. Ng is the Managing Director and Co-Head of Investments of Cottonwood Group. In her role as Managing Director, she oversees the Group’s real estate investment activities. Previously, Ms. Ng was Managing Principal at Athena International Capital in… Read full bio
Miki Ogawa, Development Bank of Japan

Miki Ogawa

Director, Development Bank of Japan

Ms. Ogawa joined Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ) in 2013, and is a Deputy Director in Real Estate Finance Department where she focuses on overseas non-listed real estate fund investment (equity/debt, core/core+/value-add), as well as ESG investm… Read full bio
Hidetoshi Ono, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Hidetoshi Ono

Head of Direct Real Estate - Japan, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Hidetoshi Ono recently joined Aberdeen Standard Investments as Head of Direct Real Estate –Japan to build and grow the firm’s direct real estate investment business in the country. He is a member of ASI’s Asia Regional Investment Committee. Currently… Read full bio
Gianlorenzo Paolella KIC

Gianlorenzo Paolella

Senior Director, Korea Investment Corporation

Gianlorenzo Paolella is Senior Director at KIC (Korea Investment Corporation), a position held since 2017. In that role, Gianlorenzo leads the KIC investment programme in Real Estate across the EMEA region. He is also responsible for the Asset Manage… Read full bio
JR Pearce Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System

JR Pearce

Senior Investment Officer, Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System

JR Pearce is a Senior Investment Officer with Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System (SCERS), an $12.0 billion California public pension plan, responsible for portfolio construction and oversight for SCERS’ alternative assets investments in p… Read full bio

Jose Pellicer

Head of Investment Strategy, M&G Real Estate

Jose Pellicer works for M&G real estate as Head of Strategy. In this role he coordinates the top down strategy of the different M&G real estate funds and mandates. He is also chairman of the investment committee. Jose is an economist by backg… Read full bio
Chelsea Perino The Executive Centre

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
Nina Reid M&G

Nina Reid

Head of Responsible Property Investment, M&G Real Estate

Nina has overseen Responsible Property Investment (RPI) within M&G Real Estate for over 10 years, driving its ambitious RPI strategy, which seeks to enrich the lives of people and communities by creating and managing world class places which deli… 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
Satoshi Saito Tokio

Satoshi Saito

Head of Overseas Property Investment, Tokio Marine Asset Management

Mr. Saito is Head of Overseas Property Investment and responsible for all overseas real estate investment activities since April 2021. He started his career at Mori Trust Co., Ltd., where he was involved in acquisition of income producing properties… 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
John Saunders BlackRock

John Saunders

Managing Director, Head of APAC Real Estate, BlackRock

John Saunders, Managing Director, is Head of APAC for BlackRock Real Estate and a member of the Real Estate Global Executive Committee as well as BlackRock’s Asia Executive Committee. Mr. Saunders oversees the day to day operations of the BlackRock A… Read full bio
Sabine Schaffer Pro-Invest

Sabine Schaffer

Managing Partner, Pro-Invest

Sabine is Managing Director of Pro-invest International Asset Management and has a focus on structure and asset management in respect to private equity investments. Sabine began her career 20 years ago at 3i focussing on investments in FMCG and retai… Read full bio

Eugene Seo

Managing Director, Data Centre, CapitaLand

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

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
Jolly Singh CIM

Jolly Singh

Principal, Portfolio Oversight, CIM

Jolly Singh serves as a Principal, Portfolio Oversight at CIM Group. He is actively involved in the composition, operations and investment priorities for CIM’s open-end real estate. Prior to joining CIM Group in 2010, Mr. Singh was an Associate in th… 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

Koji Sugauchi

Director and General Manager, Fund Management Department, Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank

Sugauchi Koji joined Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank in 2016 as a head of investment. His responsibilities include alternative investment, equity and fixed income investments. Prior to the Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank, he joined Dai-ichi Life in 1983. He worked… Read full bio
Kiyosei Sugioka

Kiyosei Sugioka

Managing Director, Head of Alternative Investments, ORIX Life Insurance

Kiyosei Sugioka is a Head of Alternative Investments in ORIX Life Insurance Corporation, covering Private Equity, Infrastructure and Real Estate. Prior to joining ORIX Life in 2019, he was in Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) where he served… Read full bio
Ken Sugimoto GIC (Japan)

Ken Sugimoto

Representative Director, Head of Office, Japan, GIC (Japan)

Ken joined GIC in April 2017 and is the Representative Director overseeing Japan real estate investing. Prior to GIC, Ken worked at Goldman Sachs from 1999 to 2017 as Managing Director in the Merchant Banking and Realty Management Divisions. He worke… Read full bio
Grace Szeto, Christian Super

Grace Szeto

Investment and Operations Manager, Christian Super

Grace is Investment and Operations Manager at Christian Super and has oversight of the Fund’s Property, Growth Alternatives and Growth Impact asset classes. She leads the portfolio construction and strategy, manager research and monitoring, and execu… Read full bio

Chye Guan Andy Tan

Director, Tenacity Group

Mr Andy Tan-Chyeguan is Fellow of Singapore Institute of Directors (SID) and Chairman of Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA) Singapore Chapter, a pan-Asia association for global investors, developers, fund managers and professionals in insti… 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
Claire Tang PERESEOUL20

Claire Tang

Co-CIO, Asia Pacific and Head of Greater China, LaSalle Investment Management

Claire Tang is Head of LaSalle’s Greater China business and is responsible for overseeing acquisition, development management and asset management teams in the region. Previous to the current role, Claire spearheaded the acquisition team in China and… 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
Tammy Tang Colliers

Tammy Tang

Managing Director, China, Colliers

Tammy has over 23 years' experience in the China real estate market, working in both developers, occupiers and brokerage sides. She has worked in Guangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenyang, Chengdu and Xi'an. Her expertise includes site selection, acquis… Read full bio
Eva Tay, Round Hill Capital

Eva Tay

Head of Capital Markets (Asia)/ Executive Vice President , Round Hill Capital

Eva is the Head of Capital Markets (Asia) and Executive Vice President for Round Hill Capital, a leading specialist real estate investment, development and asset management firm that has invested in over 135,000 accommodation units globally since inc… Read full bio
Claire Thielke Hines

Claire Thielke

Country Head, Greater China, Hines

Ms. Thielke is responsible for acquisitions, development, and new business generation in Greater China. Prior to joining the Asia Pacific team, Claire served as Chief Operating Officer of Investment Management for Hines, overseeing new product develo… 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
Roberto Versace APG

Roberto Versace

Managing Director and Head of Listed Real Estate Asia Pacific, APG

Mr. Roberto Versace is a Managing Director and Head of Listed Real Estate Asia Pacific at APG Asset Management Asia. Prior to joining APG in 2017, Roberto was the Managing Director and Lead Portfolio Manager at EII Capital Management in London. From… Read full bio
Henrike Waldburg Union Investment Real Estate

Henrike Waldburg

Head of Investment Management Global, Union Investment Real Estate

Henrike Waldburg is Head of Investment Management Global at Union Investment Real Estate GmbH. Union Investment Real Estate GmbH (UI) is one of the largest real estate investment managers in Europe, offering open-ended property and Special Funds with… Read full bio
Tim Wang GLP China

Tim Wang

Co-President of Logistics and Industrial Real Estate, GLP China

Tim Wang is Co-President of Logistics and Industrial Real Estate for GLP China and is responsible for co-leading the growth and strategy of the company’s logistics and industrial real estate business in China. Tim has over 20 years of experience in t… Read full bio
Shusaku Watanabe Nuveen

Shusaku Watanabe

Managing Director, Head of Japan Real Estate, Nuveen Real Estate

Shu is Managing Director, Head of Japan Real Estate at Nuveen Real Estate who is responsible for and leads all direct real estate investments in Japan. Shu joined the Nuveen in 2016 completing Nuveen's first, debut investment in Japan investing in Gi… 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
Kim Wright CPPIB Asia

Kim Wright

Managing Director, Head of Listed Real Estate Investments, CPPIB Asia

Kim Wright is Managing Director, Head of Listed Real Estate of CPPIB Asia. Kim is responsible for CPP Investments’ listed real estate investments and is a member of the Real Estate Investment Committee which oversees our public and private global rea… Read full bio
Nina Yang, SJ CityGlobal

Nina Yang

Chief Executive Officer, SJ CityGlobal

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
Hideki Yano, Sumisho Realty Management

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

Richard Yue

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, ARCH Capital Management

Richard Yue co-founded ARCH Capital and has over 25 years of experience in the Asian real estate industry. Richard’s experience includes investing over US$5.0 billion of equity around Asia across core, core-plus, value-add, and opportunistic strategi… Read full bio

Wanshi Zheng

Group Chief Strategy and Planning Officer, Frasers Property

Wanshi is responsible for the development and integration of Frasers Property’s group strategy across the diverse businesses and markets the Group operates in, while working in collaboration with the senior leadership team. She also oversees the Grou… Read full bio
Zoe Zuo Angelo Gordon

Zoe Zuo

Co-Head of China Real Estate, Angelo Gordon

Zoe Zuo is based in Hong Kong and is Co-Head of Greater China Real Estate for Angelo Gordon, responsible for real estate investment and asset management in mainland China and Hong Kong. Prior to joining the Asia real estate team in 2009, Zoe was empl… Read full bio

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Day 1 - Tuesday 16th

all times in Hong Kong/ Singapore time zone
08:45 - 09:45

Panel: State of the global industry

Zoe Hughes, Joyce Chow, Robert Fordi, Daniel R. Dubrowski, Paul Gillen, Michael Levy, Jolly Singh
  • Maintaining relationships and building partnerships during covid
  • Investment opportunities in North America
  • One year in – how Biden’s tax plan impact real estate in the US
  • How sustainability standards ensure success for investors and communities
Zoe Hughes NAREIM

Zoe Hughes

Chief Executive Officer, NAREIM

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Joyce Chow

Investment Manager, Teacher Retirement System of Texas

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Robert Fordi

Chief Executive Officer, Realterm

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Daniel R. Dubrowski

Co-Founder and Head of Capital Formation, Lionstone Investments/Columbia Threadneedle Investments

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Paul Gillen

Managing Director, Hodges Ward Elliott

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Michael Levy Crow Holdings

Michael Levy

Chief Executive Officer, Crow Holdings

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Jolly Singh CIM

Jolly Singh

Principal, Portfolio Oversight, CIM

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09:45 - 10:30

Panel: Investor strategies on funds, direct and co-investments

Shirin Tang, Aditya Bhargava, Koki Fukui, Isabelle Martin, Kate Herfort
  • Sectors that will become appealing to real estate investors in 2022
  • Safe-haven markets for investors post-covid and how geopolitics affect investment behaviour
  • What type of investment strategies benefit LPs the most?
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Shirin Tang

Managing Partner, Morrison & Foerster

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Aditya Bhargava Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

Aditya Bhargava

Senior Portfolio Manager, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

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Koki Fukui Development Bank of Japan

Koki Fukui

Director, Real Estate Finance Department, Development Bank of Japan

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Isabelle Martin Ivanhoé Cambridge

Isabelle Martin

Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investment Funds, Ivanhoé Cambridge

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Kate Herfort Macquarie Group

Kate Herfort

Division Director, Client Solutions Group, Macquarie Group

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10:30 - 11:15

Panel: Asia as a strategy for portfolio diversification

Tinchuck Ng, Tiow Chye Chua, Rushabh Desai, Richard Yue, JR Pearce
  • Zooming in on core real estate – is this the best option in the region?
  • Investing in Asian emerging markets vs developed countries – finding the right risk-return balance in region’s geographies
  • Building relationships and sourcing partnerships during the pandemic
Tinchuck Ng Cottonwood Group

Tinchuck Ng

Managing Director, Head of Investments, Cottonwood Group

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Chua Tiow Chye Mapletree

Tiow Chye Chua

Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, Mapletree Investments

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Rushabh Desai

Chief Executive Officer, Allianz Real Estate Asia Pacific

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Richard Yue

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, ARCH Capital Management

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JR Pearce Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System

JR Pearce

Senior Investment Officer, Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System

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11:15 - 12:05

Panel: China and the Greater Bay Area

Nina Yang, Tammy Tang, Hank Hsu, Claire Thielke , Tim Wang
  • Betting on the future – what does the GBA hold for real estate investors and how does this affect the Hong Kong property market?
  • How are the office and logistics sectors fairing in China in the current environment? What are the niche sectors to look out for?
  • What is the secret sauce for developers to succeed in this increasingly competitive market?
Nina Yang, SJ CityGlobal

Nina Yang

Chief Executive Officer, SJ CityGlobal

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Tammy Tang Colliers

Tammy Tang

Managing Director, China, Colliers

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Hank Hsu

Chief Executive Officer, Forest Logistics Properties

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Claire Thielke Hines

Claire Thielke

Country Head, Greater China, Hines

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Tim Wang GLP China

Tim Wang

Co-President of Logistics and Industrial Real Estate, GLP China

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12:05 - 12:55

Panel: Spotlight on Australia

Jennifer Johnstone-Kaiser, Deborah Coakley, Greg Lapham, Grace Szeto
  • Beyond the mainstream, where should investors look for diversification?
  • New fund strategies for investors – what would make them stand out?
  • Managing assets under current travel restrictions
  • Repurposing retail – what can be done?
Jennifer Johnstone-Kaiser Frontier Advisors

Jennifer Johnstone-Kaiser

Principal Consultant, Property Leader, Frontier Advisors

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Deborah Coakley

Executive General Manager, Funds Management, Dexus

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Greg Lapham Savills Investment Management

Greg Lapham

Head of Australia, Savills Investment Management

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Grace Szeto, Christian Super

Grace Szeto

Investment and Operations Manager, Christian Super

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12:55 - 14:20

Break

14:20 - 15:10

Panel: Opportunities and challenges in debt funds in the post-covid world

Joel Rothstein, Alberto Agazzi, Apwinder Foster, Seung-ki Jeong
  • Diversifying from equity to debt – why are the biggest investors dipping their toes in the sector?
  • Where do the boundaries of an ESG-focused lender’s responsibility lie when structuring a deal?
  • Dislocated sectors and distressed opportunities – putting capital to work in an uncertain economic environment
  • Looking ahead: realistic expectations and predictions for the next 5 years for real estate debt
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Joel Rothstein

Shareholder and Chair – Asia Real Estate Practice, Greenberg Traurig

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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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Apwinder Foster DRC Savills Investment Management

Apwinder Foster

Head of Investment Strategy, DRC Savills Investment Management

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Seung-ki Jeong

Manager, DGB Life Insurance

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15:10 - 15:30

Presentation: Riding the cycle - how to include European real estate markets for global diversification

Henrike Waldburg

Followed immediately by investor-only roundtable: Real estate sectors that Japanese and Korean LPs should not miss

Henrike Waldburg Union Investment Real Estate

Henrike Waldburg

Head of Investment Management Global, Union Investment Real Estate

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15:30 - 16:00

Roundtable: Investing in European real estate markets

Doyle Kim, Chung Keun Kim
  • Core real estate – in the constantly changing face of mainstream investing, which sector provides the best returns?
  • Niche/alternative sectors – where should investors look for diversification?
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Doyle Kim

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

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Chung Keun Kim

Managing Director, Investment, Samsung SRA Asset Management

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16:00 - 16:50

Panel: ESG – shaping positive outcomes

Anne Gales, Pei Ya Boon, Nina Reid, Ruben Langbroek, Raphael Mertens
  • E: carbon neutral by 2050: how are leading managers advancing decarbonization?
  • S: addressing social and economic issues through sustainable investments. How important is “social” in different countries?
  • G: how good governance can reduce operational and reputational risks
Anne Gales Threadmark

Anne Gales

Partner and Co-Founder, Threadmark

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Pei Ya Boon

Sustainability Manager, Asia, Arcadis

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Nina Reid M&G

Nina Reid

Head of Responsible Property Investment, M&G Real Estate

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Ruben Langbroek GRESB

Ruben Langbroek

Head of Asia Pacific, GRESB

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Raphael Mertens, Allianz Real Estate

Raphael Mertens

Chief Risk Officer, Allianz Real Estate

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16:50 - 17:40

Panel: Spotlight on Europe

Evelyn Lee, Adrian Karczewicz, Jose Pellicer, Gianlorenzo Paolella , Sabine Schaffer
  • Comparing and contrasting different markets in Europe
  • The rise of ESG and the evolution of regulations in the region
  • Sectors that are poised for growth after the pandemic
  • Innovations in asset management in the current era
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Evelyn Lee

Editor, PERE

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Adrian Karczewicz

Head of Divestments, Skanska Commercial Development Europe

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Jose Pellicer

Head of Investment Strategy, M&G Real Estate

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Gianlorenzo Paolella KIC

Gianlorenzo Paolella

Senior Director, Korea Investment Corporation

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Sabine Schaffer Pro-Invest

Sabine Schaffer

Managing Partner, Pro-Invest

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Day 2 - Wednesday 17th

Hong Kong (all times in local time zone)
09:00 - 10:00

Keynote panel: Driving capital to Asia-Pacific hotspots, what’s next on the horizon?

Christie Ou, Kim Wright, Peter Kim
  • State of play – real estate after the pandemic
  • Evaluating the effects of covid on developed and emerging markets
  • Assessing valuations in listed vs. private markets. Are investors getting maxed out? How do you find value in a low interest environment?
  • How important is ESG in Asia? How do investors factor this into their pricing and investment framework?
Christie Ou

Christie Ou

Senior Reporter, PERE

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Kim Wright CPPIB Asia

Kim Wright

Managing Director, Head of Listed Real Estate Investments, CPPIB Asia

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Peter Kim QuadReal Property Group

Peter Kim

Managing Director, Asia, QuadReal Property Group

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10:00 - 10:30

Keynote address: Asian Real Estate After Covid

John Saunders

BlackRock reveals their secrets on investing for the soaring 20’s, opportunities that should not be missed and sustainable investing on the road to net zero.

John Saunders BlackRock

John Saunders

Managing Director, Head of APAC Real Estate, BlackRock

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10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 11:45

Panel: Investing in the future of living

Cathy Huang, Jinglei Chen, Christine Lin, Victor Lor, Leslie Chua
  • How occupier expectations are reshaping residential real estate
  • The continued growth of multifamily
  • Senior housing and retirement living
  • Student accommodation
Cathy Huang, The EXS Capital Group

Cathy Huang

Managing Director, The EXS Capital Group

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Jinglei Chen

Managing Director and Founding Member, BEI Capital

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Christine Lin Basel Capital

Christine Lin

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Basel Capital

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Victor Lor

Head of Capital - Asia Pacific, GSA Investment Management

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Leslie Chua, Heitman

Leslie Chua

Senior Vice President, Director, Heitman

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11:45 - 12:30

Panel: Opportunities for investors after covid

Zoe Zuo, Laurent Fischler, Claire Tang, Leo Lo
  • Alternative sectors – where can you build scale and boost returns?
  • Zooming in on data centres and the growing digital economy
  • How big is the potential for life sciences?
  • Future-proofing the “new economy” sectors
Zoe Zuo Angelo Gordon

Zoe Zuo

Co-Head of China Real Estate, Angelo Gordon

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Laurent Fischler

Vice President, Asia-Pacific, Ivanhoé Cambridge

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Claire Tang PERESEOUL20

Claire Tang

Co-CIO, Asia Pacific and Head of Greater China, LaSalle Investment Management

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Leo Lo Asia PropTech

Leo Lo

Founder, Asia PropTech

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12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 - 15:00

Panel: Logistics and warehousing

David Cheong, Brian Chinappi, Rachel Tong
  • What does the warehouse of the future look like?
  • Growth potential in e-commerce market – should you pay attention to last mile delivery?
  • In a highly-competitive market, is there still value in logistics?
David Cheong, KKR Asia

David Cheong

Managing Director, Real Estate, KKR Asia

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Brian Chinappi

Partner, Actis

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Rachel Tong, Value Partners Group

Rachel Tong

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

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15:00 - 16:00

Panel: Office is here to stay – are you?

Alison Cooke, Chelsea Perino, Roberto Versace, Phil Kim
  • Reconfiguring space and office assets to the new occupier – improved buildings, quality design, wellness rating, etc.
  • What is the new way of working and how will this develop over time?
  • De-centralizing or Re-centralizing?
Alison Cooke Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia)

Alison Cooke

Managing Director - Real Estate, Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia)

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Chelsea Perino The Executive Centre

Chelsea Perino

Managing Director, Global Marketing and Communications, The Executive Centre

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Roberto Versace APG

Roberto Versace

Managing Director and Head of Listed Real Estate Asia Pacific, APG

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Phil Kim, Jerde

Phil Kim

Managing Director Asia Pacific, Jerde Partnership

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16:00 - 17:00

Member-only networking cocktails

Singapore (all times in local time zone)
09:00 - 10:00

Keynote panel: Driving capital to Asia-Pacific hotspots, what’s next on the horizon?

Joyce Lo, Richard Massey, Jai Mirpuri, George Agethen, Chye Guan Andy Tan
  • State of play – real estate after the pandemic
  • Evaluating the effects of covid on developed and emerging markets
  • Assessing valuations – are investors getting maxed out? How do you find value in a low interest environment?
  • How important is ESG in Asia? How do investors factor this into their pricing and investment framework?
Joyce Lo, Lazard Asia

Joyce Lo

Director, Private Capital Advisory, Lazard Asia

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Richard Massey GIC

Richard Massey

Senior Vice President, GIC

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Jai Mirpuri, ESR

Jai Mirpuri

Country Head, Singapore (Development) & Thailand, ESR

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George Agethen Ivanhoe Cambridge

George Agethen

Senior Vice President, Ivanhoe Cambridge

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Chye Guan Andy Tan

Director, Tenacity Group

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10:00 - 10:30

Keynote address: Looking Beyond the Pandemic

John Lim

Asia-Pacific’s leading real assets manager predicts what the future holds for real estate investors as the world goes into recovery.

John Lim ARA Asset Management Limited

John Lim

Co-Founder and Deputy Chairman, ARA Asset Management Limited

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10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 11:45

Panel: Investing in the future of living

Victoria Garrett , Esther An, Desmond Sim, Eva Tay
  • How occupier expectations are reshaping residential real estate
  • The continued growth of multifamily
  • Co-living – the next big thing in resi?
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Victoria Garrett

Head of Residential, Asia Pacific, Knight Frank

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Esther An City Developments Limited (CDL)

Esther An

Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited (CDL)

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Desmond Sim

Chief Executive Officer, Edmund Tie & Company (SEA)

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Eva Tay, Round Hill Capital

Eva Tay

Head of Capital Markets (Asia)/ Executive Vice President , Round Hill Capital

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11:45 - 12:30

Panel: Data centres – emerging hotspot

Paul Davis, Rohit Nanda, Rangu Salgame, Eugene Seo
  • What role does Asia play in the digital sector?
  • Are data centers a real estate play or are they best suited for infrastructure portfolios?
  • Addressing the power supply and carbon emission issue in the sector
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Paul Davis

Partner, Singapore, Morrison & Foerster

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Rohit Nanda

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

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Rangu Salgame, Princeton Digital Group

Rangu Salgame

Chairman & CEO, Co-Founder, Princeton Digital Group

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Eugene Seo

Managing Director, Data Centre, CapitaLand

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12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 - 15:00

Panel: Opportunities for investors after covid

Magdelene Chua, Sanket Sinha, Karen Tan, Wanshi Zheng
  • In a highly-competitive market, is there still value in logistics?
  • Alternative sectors – where can you build scale and boost returns?
  • Zooming in on life sciences and the growing digital economy
  • Future-proofing the “new economy” sectors
Magdelene Chua PwC

Magdelene Chua

Real Estate Partner and Assurance Transformation Leader, PwC Singapore

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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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Wanshi Zheng

Group Chief Strategy and Planning Officer, Frasers Property

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15:00 - 16:00

Panel: Office is here to stay – are you?

Angela Lee, Shirley Ng, Charlene Huang, Valerie Wong
  • De-centralizing or Re-centralizing?
  • What is the new way of working and how will this develop over time?
  • Reconfiguring space and office assets to the new occupier – improved buildings, quality design, wellness rating, etc.
Angela Lee HKS

Angela Lee

Office Director, Singapore, HKS

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Shirley Ng Keppel Capital

Shirley Ng

Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Head of Investment, Keppel REIT

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Charlene Huang UBS

Charlene Huang

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

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Valerie Wong GuocoLand Group

Valerie Wong

General Manager, Asset Management, GuocoLand Group

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16:00 - 17:00

Member-only networking cocktails

Tokyo (all times in local time zone)
09:00 - 10:00

Keynote panel: Post Pandemic investing themes for Japanese investors

Steven Bass, Hideki Yano
  • Understanding the sector by sector impact of the pandemic – which sectors are recovering quickest?
  • Real Estate markets and recovery in U.S vs. Europe and Japan.
  • Are we seeing permanent paradigm shifts and changing demand in areas such as office? What are the implications for investors?
Steven Bass AR Capital Advisors

Steven Bass

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, AR Capital Advisors

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Hideki Yano, Sumisho Realty Management

Hideki Yano

President and Chief Executive Officer, Sumisho Realty Management

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10:00 - 10:30

Keynote address

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 11:45

Panel: Investing in Japan

Tetsuya Fujita, Atsushi Miura, Ken Sugimoto, Hidetoshi Ono
  • Investing in Tokyo post pandemic – opportunities and threats
  • Real estate drivers: Logistics and datacentres
  • Investing in Japan’s regions
Tetsuya Fujita

Tetsuya Fujita

Country Manager and Managing Director, CBRE Global Investors Japan

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Atsushi Miura Blackstone

Atsushi Miura

Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone

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Ken Sugimoto GIC (Japan)

Ken Sugimoto

Representative Director, Head of Office, Japan, GIC (Japan)

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Hidetoshi Ono, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Hidetoshi Ono

Head of Direct Real Estate - Japan, Aberdeen Standard Investments

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11:45 - 12:30

Panel: Post pandemic growth sectors

Ari Druker, Shai Greenberg, Leonard Meyer zu Brickwedde, Shusaku Watanabe
  • Global growth areas post pandemic
  • Core vs Value add strategies
  • Beyond mainstream sectors, where are the bright spots in niche sectors?
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Ari Druker

Director, PAG

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Shai Greenberg

Senior Vice President, Genkai Capital Management

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Leonard Meyer zu Brickwedde

President and Chief Executive Officer, Kenzo Capital Corporation

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Shusaku Watanabe Nuveen

Shusaku Watanabe

Managing Director, Head of Japan Real Estate, Nuveen Real Estate

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12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 - 15:00

Panel: Working successfully with Japanese gatekeepers

Mitsuhiro Arakawa, Akihisa Hoshino, Satoshi Saito
  • Understanding the do’s and don’t’s for pitching LPs
  • Understanding the role of the gatekeeper in Japan
  • Building GP/Gatekeeper relationships
Arakawa Mitsuhiro

Mitsuhiro Arakawa

Executive Consultant, Russell Investments Japan

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Akihisa Hoshino

Akihisa Hoshino

Deputy General Manager, Investment Management Department, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank

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Satoshi Saito Tokio

Satoshi Saito

Head of Overseas Property Investment, Tokio Marine Asset Management

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15:00 - 16:00

Panel: Japanese LP investing strategies

Takako Koizumi, Miki Ogawa, Koji Sugauchi, Kiyosei Sugioka
  • How do LPs currently view Real Estate compared to other alternative asset classes?
  • Is appetite increasing post pandemic?
  • Risk appetites amongst investors – are higher risk strategies being considered?
Takako Koizumi, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

Takako Koizumi

Head of Investment Management Department, Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments

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Miki Ogawa, Development Bank of Japan

Miki Ogawa

Director, Development Bank of Japan

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Koji Sugauchi

Director and General Manager, Fund Management Department, Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank

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Kiyosei Sugioka

Kiyosei Sugioka

Managing Director, Head of Alternative Investments, ORIX Life Insurance

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16:00 - 17:00

Member-only networking cocktails

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Discuss Asian real estate after covid with BlackRock

Fresh off raising $1.175 billion for BlackRock Asia Property Fund V, Head of BlackRock’s APAC real estate business John Saunders will share where he sees future prospects in the region after covid.

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John Saunders
Managing Director, Head of APAC Real Estate
BlackRock

A unique in-person and virtual experience

Asia Summit attendees get more

By attending the Asia Summit and Hong Kong Chapter meeting, you will join real estate’s most influential global network. Membership will give you:

  • Attendance at the Asia Summit
  • Invitation to all Chapter Meetings
  • Virtual access to PERE’s global events
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more

Regional connections, global opportunities

Join us in-person on 17 November at Sofitel Singapore City Centre, Singapore for networking and live panel sessions.

Day 2 of the Asia Summit will be the first Singapore Chapter meeting of the new Global Passport LP/GP network – a community that is open to all members based in Singapore or passing through.

Network with Singapore-based speakers and LPs, catch up with old acquaintances and meet the new players in the city.

Join the Asia Summit for more connections than ever before as part of our unique in-person and virtual experience.

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Join our Keynote

Looking Beyond the Pandemic with ARA Asset Management

John will share ARA’s award-winning strategies and their perspective on where the best opportunities lie in the post-pandemic real estate landscape.

Join the “Industry Figure of the Year: Asia” (Global PERE Awards 2020) for the opening address.

Keynote speaker
John Lim
Co-Founder and Deputy Chairman
ARA Asset Management

A unique in-person and virtual experience

Asia Summit attendees get more

By attending the Asia Summit and Singapore Chapter meeting, you will join real estate’s most influential global network. Membership will give you:

  • Attendance at the Asia Summit
  • Invitation to all Chapter Meetings
  • Virtual access to PERE’s global events
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more

Regional connections, global opportunities

Join us in-person on 17 November at the Shangri-La, Tokyo for networking and live panel sessions.

Day 2 of the Asia Summit will be the first Tokyo Chapter meeting of the new Global Passport LP/GP network – a community that is open to all members based in Tokyo or passing through.

Network with Tokyo-based speakers and LPs, catch up with old acquaintances and meet the new players in the city.

Join the Asia Summit for more connections than ever before as part of our unique in-person and virtual experience.

View the latest in-person agenda

PERE Asia agenda

View agenda

A unique in-person and virtual experience

Asia Summit attendees get more

By attending the Asia Summit and Tokyo Chapter meeting, you will join real estate’s most influential global network. Membership will give you:

  • Attendance at the Asia Summit
  • Invitation to all Chapter Meetings
  • Virtual access to PERE’s global events
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more