Local capital, global opportunities.

The 8th PERE Global Investor Forum: Seoul is back to connect Korean investors with global managers on 15 September 2022.

Expand your network, gain actionable insight, and escalate your fundraising potential by understanding how Korea’s most active private real estate investors are looking to allocate capital.

Understand the needs of local investors and determine the future direction of outbound and domestic capital flows. Key discussions include:

  • Structures that work best for Korean investors investing in funds or direct/co-investing
  • The trend of capital flows into industrial logistics
  • The transformation of green buildings and impact of ESG compliance
  • And more…

Boost your fundraising

Get the latest insight from Korean investors and align your investment strategies with their allocation appetite.

Gain strategic insight

Understand the core sectors and strategies that investors will focus on in 2022 and beyond.

Expand your network

Build closer relationships with Korean investors and global managers through dedicated networking opportunities.

Meet our investor network

Build strong relationships, share the latest market insights, and shape global capital flow with Korea's most influential investor network.
ABL Life Insurance
AIA Life Korea
DGB Life Insurance
Hanwha Life Insurance
Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance
Korea Post Insurance
Mirae Asset Life Insurance
Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Samsung Life Insurance
The Korean Teachers' Credit Union

2022 speakers include

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With thanks to our sponsors

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View the key conversation topics


Download the agenda to understand what to expect at the upcoming event. The PERE Global Investor Forum: Tokyo will discuss trends and strategies across the region.

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Close relationship gaps faster.

Meet the global network in-person

The 8th annual PERE Global Investor Forum: Seoul will be held in-person in Seoul and available virtually on our easy-to-use platform.

Start conversations with investors easier, maximize your exposure around the influential members, and build stronger relationships with global peers.

Global Investor Forum attendees now get 12-month access to our global directory of investors to build your network and relationships across the year. Upgrade to a Global Passport for 12 months access to:

  • All PERE events in-person, including the Global Investor Forum: Seoul
  • New PERE Connect networking service, including functions in global investor hubs and personalized help to increase your visibility in the global network
  • And much more…

Book a tour to see how the Global Passport can help grow your business.

Global network list

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Korean members of our global network

Stay connected with regional leaders, knowledge-share daily challenges, and seek answers from industry titans.
ABL Life Insurance
AIA Life Korea
DGB Life Insurance
Hanwha Life Insurance
Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance
Korea Post Insurance
Mirae Asset Life Insurance
Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Samsung Life Insurance
The Korean Teachers' Credit Union

Join our investor-led network

Explore opportunities with investors from across the globe today with access to the most influential private real estate network.

Want to understand more about who you will meet and what to expect at the Forum? Talk to our team today.

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Explore the trends shaping real estate capital flow


Download the agenda to see the trends shaping Korean investor allocation strategies and markets across the region. These topics will shape the discussions at the PERE Global Investor Forum: Seoul.

Have a topic that you would like to discuss on the agenda? Contact Brix Sumagaysay today.

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Our previous speaking faculty included

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Trey Archer

Sales Director – Asia, GRESB

Trey moved to China after graduating from university in the US, and has lived in Asia ever since. He was first introduced to ESG during his MBA studies in 2016, where he took courses on sustainability and CSR. After discovering a moral desire to be a… Read full bio

Matilde Attolico

Managing Director, Rockpoint

Matilde Attolico is involved in Rockpoint’s Asia Pacific capital raising activities. Ms. Attolico is based in Rockpoint’s London office. Prior to joining Rockpoint in 2021, Ms. Attolico worked at JLL as the Global Head of the Funds Advisory business… Read full bio

Sanghwoi Bae

Chief Executive Officer, ESR Kendall Square REIT

Mr. Sanghwoi Bae joined ESR Kendall Square in 2019 as the head of Income JV investment. He then joined Kendall Square REIT Management to spearhead ESR Kendall Square REIT’s (KOSPI 365550, the “REIT”) IPO and investment. After completing the REIT IPO… Read full bio

Chungha Cha

Co-founder and Chair, Re-imagining Cities Foundation

Cha worked in finance for 20+ years (Citibank in New York, Sydney and Honolulu, Yasuda Trust Bank in Tokyo, Board Member to Asian Merchant Bank and CEO of Lone Star Real Estate Funds in Seoul). And, since 2008, Cha has focused his career on smart, re… Read full bio

Byung Kyu Cheon

Chief Investment Officer, DGB Life insurance

He has 26 years experiences in both the Korean and International financial markets holding progressively more senior positions, first in the trading area, then the fund management industry and finally insurance industry. He has built a well proven an… Read full bio

Sean Egan

CEO, Egan-Jones Ratings

Sean Egan is a founding partner and president of Egan-Jones Ratings Company (EJR), which was organized in 1992 for the purpose of providing timely, accurate credit ratings. Over the past decade, EJR provide risk managers with warnings on Ambac, Count… Read full bio
Jiroo Eoh, ABL Life Insurance

Jiroo Eoh

Team Head, ABL Life Insurance

Jiroo Eoh is the Team Head, leading infrastructure and real assets (real estate) investment team, at ABL Life Insurance (Korea). Previously, Jiroo worked with Macquarie Group (Macquarie Capital and Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, both Austr… Read full bio
Ayaka Fujiwara, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka Fujiwara

Climate Investment Specialist, Green Climate Fund

Ayaka Fujiwara is Climate Investment Specialist at the Green Climate Fund (GCF)’s Private Sector Facility, where she is responsible for the origination and appraisal of private sector climate projects and programmes since 2018. Ayaka has 12 years of… Read full bio

Eun Young Hyun

Head of Real Estate, Midas International Asset Management

Eun-Young Hyun is Head of Real Estate Division at Midas International Asset Management (“Midas”), where she is responsible for all investment management of Real Estate asset class including investment, asset management, capital raising and fund manag… 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

Sorim Jie

Director, Cushman & Wakefield

Sorim designs marketing campaigns to attract investors, provides disposition advice, and oversees local and international capital market deals. He also oversees commercial real estate transactions, including office, hotel, retail shops, and mixed use… Read full bio

Kyu-Chul Jung

Director, Office of Macroeconomic Analysis and Forecasting, Korea Development Institute (KDI)

Dr. Jung is currently the director of the Office of Macroeconomic Analysis and Forecasting at the Korea Development Institute (KDI). His research area includes macroeconomics and international economics. He has been working on a semi-annual report of… Read full bio

Matthew Kaplan

Managing Director, Almanac Realty Investors

Mr. Kaplan is the Chairperson of Almanac’s investment committee and responsible for overseeing the activities of Almanac and portfolio management of the ARS Funds. He currently serves on the boards of PREP Property Group and ReNew Senior Living. He h… Read full bio

Bomjhun Kim

Real Estate Part Lead, Korean Reinsurance Company

Korean reinsurance company(2015~) Hana Alternative Asset management(2010~2015) Hana Real estate Trust(2007~2009) Samsung Corporation(2004~2007) Bachelor of Science in Architectural engineering at Seoul National University

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

Jinhwan Kim

Deputy General Manager, Korea Teachers’ Pension

Jin Hwan is the Senior Investment Manager of the Overseas/Domestic Real Estate and Infrastructure portfolio at TEACHERS’ PENSION, KOREA. Jin Hwan began his career at the TEACHERS’ PENSION in 2008 and since then he has gained extensive investment expe… Read full bio

Song Ah Lee

Head, Alternative Investment Team 2, Kyobo AXA Investment Managers

Updated bio coming soon.
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
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

Kyung Paik

Head of Korea, Shelter Rock Capital Group

Kyung is Head of Korea for Shelter Rock and CEO of Cayuga Partners, a real estate advisory firm specializing in cross-border transactions, and brings over 20 years of global real estate experience in capital raising, and fund management both in the U… Read full bio

Joon Park

Chief Investment Officer / Executive Vice President, Vestas Investment Management

Updated bio coming soon.

Won Joon Park

Chief Executive Officer, DS Networks Asset Management Company

Won Joon Park currently holds a CEO position at DS Networks AMC, a finance subsidiary of DS Networks which is one of the biggest residential development company in Korea. Prior to the current position, Mr. Park took on various positions in other fina… Read full bio

Wan Sun Park

Head of Alternative Investment Team, Fubon Hyundai Life Insurance

Wansun Park is the Head of Alternative Investment Team in Fubon Hyundai Life Insurance (“FHL”), where he is in charge of managing alternative investment, e.g. private equity, private debt, real estate and infrastructure. Mr. Park has developed the ov… Read full bio
Andrew Shin

Andrew Shin

Head of Investments (Korea), Willis Towers Watson

Andrew Shin joined Willis Towers Watson in 2012 and is Head of Investment Services, Korea, advising Korean institutions. Andrew commenced his investment career in Canada progressing through a number of roles including product development, research an… Read full bio

Eonbin Shin

Partner, ERM

Eonbin Shin has more than 20 years of experience in Sustainability and Climate change consulting services. He has experience in establishing ESG management strategies for Korean conglomerates. Eonbin has led various activities to improve ESG performa… 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. He is Head of Commercial Real Estate Debt and member of the Alternative Credit Management Team within NN Investment Partners, headquartered in The Netherlands. He started… Read full bio

Ian Yoo

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Apath Resilience

Ian Yoo is USGBC Business Partner in South Korea (LEED Certification. Authorized Educational Partner. Reviewing), LEED International 1st Round Table Member, Vice Chair of Korea Green Building Council (KGBC) and Chair of Advisory Committee for Seoul I… Read full bio

Lift your profile at the Global Investor Forum: Seoul

The 8th Global Investor Forum: Seoul is part of the PERE Global Passport. Attendees are exclusively decision-makers at the leading private real estate investors, fund and asset managers, and developers in Korea and globally. Sponsorship gives you:

  • VIP access
  • Thought-leadership opportunities
  • High-profile branding
  • And much, much more …

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

Global Investor Forum: Seoul attendees get more

By attending the Global Investor Forum: Seoul you will join real estate’s most influential global network. Being a member will give you access to:

  • Attend the Global Investor Forum: Seoul in Seoul
  • 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 Forum can help your firm grow.