The PERE Japan Forum 2021 is part of the PERE Global Passport!

The PERE Global Passport subscription is a new way for private real estate’s investors and industry leaders to elevate fundraising and advance investment strategies.

The PERE Japan Forum 2021 is now just one of the many essential touchpoints with global markets that you will get throughout the year with your PERE Global Passport.

Elevate your fundraising with Japan’s LP giants

The 10th anniversary of the PERE Japan Forum will connect Japan’s leading allocators to global real estate fund managers to guide capital from the region to projects across the world.

Join the virtual networking sessions and live discussions with Japan’s most influential community of institutional investors, fund and asset managers, strategic partners, and advisors to broaden your network for new business opportunities.

The PERE Japan Forum will help you:

  • Maximize your fundraising through unlimited access to Japanese key LPs allocating across a wide spectrum of real estate strategies
  • Advance your strategic edge on the competition by keeping up to date with a vast array of opinions from Japanese LPs relevant to your firm
  • Uncover the latest high-yield opportunities across local markets with unique insights from the decision-makers shaping the industry
  • Utilize time in the most efficient way by connecting with the people who can help you create value for your firm

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Develop lasting relationships.


As border controls and travel restrictions continue, the Forum brings together global investors and fund managers to their Japanese peers for smooth and effective relationship-building.


Discover investment opportunities.


Connect with the global community of trendsetters to discover investments and partners who can accelerate the growth of your firm.


Understand local trends.


With local experts sharing what is driving Japanese markets, gain a strategic edge through deep understanding of the strategies delivering high yields.


Enhance your decision-making with the PERE community



Our global community is at the cutting-edge of real estate across a wide spectrum of investment strategy and geography. View the video for a few of the key insights from our 2020 virtual experiences.

Meet Japan’s largest LP community

Build relationships with Japan’s leading private real estate investors, share the latest market insights, and shape global capital flow at PERE Japan Forum this February.
Advantest Corporate Pension Fund
AISIN Employees' Pension Fund
Aozora Bank
Asahi Mutual Life Insurance
Bank of Yokohama
DENSO Pension Fund
Farmers’ Pension Fund
Japan Co-Op Insurance Consumers' Co-Operative Federation
Japan Post Bank
Japan Post Insurance
Mitsui & Co
Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance
National Federation of Mutual Aid Associations for Municipal Personnel
National Kyosai Federation of Japan Agricultural Cooperatives (ZENKYOREN)
Nomura Funds Research & Technologies
Nomura Trust And Banking
ORIX Life Insurance Corporation
Osaka Shoko Shinkin Bank
Pension Fund Association
Resona Bank
Shinkin Central Bank
Shinsei Bank
Sumitomo Life Insurance
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance
The Gibraltar Life Insurance
The Norinchukin Bank
Tokio Marine Asset Management
Tokyo University of Science
Trust Capital


Kevin Colket

Global Hospitality Investment Group

PERE goes out of their way to bring GPs, LPs, and other people from the industry together, to not only discuss ideas, but even discuss new deals.


at Japanese LP

The virtual platform helped me to make business decisions and investment adjustments during covid.

Senior executive

at global fund manager

Insightful content from top industry experts along with significant virtual networking capabilities.

2020 featured speakers

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Join global real estate’s most influential community

By securing your place at the PERE Japan Forum you will instantly become part of our global community of private real estate leaders shaping the asset class with a one-year subscription to the PERE Global Passport.

As a Passport holder, you will receive one year of 24/7/365 access to the global blackbook of investors, monthly touchpoints with the market, and a place at our remaining conferences throughout the year.

Your subscription includes:

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2020 featured speakers

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

Tjarko Edzes

Director Asia-Pacific Investments, Bouwinvest Asia-Pacific

Tjarko is Director Asia-Pacific at Bouwinvest Real Estate Investors. He is based in Sydney where he has set up Bouwinvest Asia-Pacific office. In this role he is responsible for managing Bouwinvest Asia-Pacific team and investment strategy, which is… 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

Hans Heijligers

Chief Executive Officer, IHG ANA Hotels Group Japan

Hans Heijligers is CEO of IHG ANA Hotels Group Japan, the leading international hotel company in Japan with 32 hotels and nearly 10,000 rooms. Appointed to this role in January 2016, Hans oversees the operations and performance of IHG ANA brands incl… Read full bio

Atsushi Higuchi

Head of Business Development, Xymax Real Estate Investment Advisers

Updated bio coming soon.

Daisuke Kitta

Head of Real Estate Japan, Blackstone

Daisuke Kitta is the Head of Blackstone Japan, Head of Real Estate Japan and is a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone based in Tokyo. Mr Kitta is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Real Estate group’s investment activities in Japan a… Read full bio
Hidetoshi Ono

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

Seth Sulkin

President and Chief Executive Officer, Pacifica Capital

Seth R. Sulkin is President and CEO of Pacifica Capital K.K., a Tokyo-based developer of hotels and commercial properties with more than 25 years of real estate investment experience in Japan. He is also CEO of Pacifica Hotels G.K., a franchisee oper… Read full bio

Shunsuke Yamamoto

Managing Director, Fortress Investment Group

Shunsuke Yamamoto is head of hospitality investment for Fortress Investment Group in Japan responsible for acquisitions as well as asset management. He is also Chairman and Representative Director for Mystays Hotel Management, a hotel management comp… Read full bio
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