The 7th Annual Global Institutional Real Estate Investor Forum is the leading investor-centric meeting for LPs investing in private markets.
The forum brings together 300+ investors, funds, and advisers for a two day meeting to discuss sectors, due diligence, and real estate investment opportunities in the US and around the world.
The investor focused event provides a due diligence forum for US and international pension funds, foundations, endowments, fund of funds, family offices, wealth managers, consultants, and sovereign wealth funds interested in direct research on real estate opportunities.
John Catsimatidis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Red Apple Group
Mr. Catsimatidis is the Chairman and CEO of the Red Apple Group. Red Apple Group is primarily an energy company with holdings in oil refining and bio fuels, retail petroleum products, convenience stores, real estate, aviation, and supermarkets, plus investments in both medical and industrial technology. Catsimatidis hosts popular radio programs from his New York studio CatsRoundtable.com. His national program airs on Sunday mornings on the east coast of the United States. Catsimatidis also hosts a live, evening drive time on Wednesdays in New York City. Mr. Catsimatidis’ companies post annual sales of approximately $6 billion. With over 8,000 employees, John Catsimatidis is a major employer in the New York metropolitan area and upstate New York. In 2013, Catsimatidis sought the Republican nomination for Mayor of New York City. Starting as a relatively unknown businessman, Catsimatidis was the runner up in a crowded primary election. Both of the young Catsimatidis’, Andrea and John Jr. work with their father at the Red Apple offices. Andrea Catsimatidis is the Manhattan GOP county chairwoman.
Lenard Tessler, Vice Chairman, Cerberus Capital Management
Mr. Tessler is currently Vice Chairman of private investment firm Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., where he is a member of the Cerberus Capital Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Cerberus in 2001, Mr. Tessler served as Managing Partner of TGV Partners from 1990 to 2001, a private equity firm which he founded. Earlier in his career, he was a founding partner of Levine, Tessler, Leichtman & Co., and a founder, Director and Executive Vice President of Walker Energy Partners. Mr. Tessler is currently Lead Director of Albertsons Companies, a director of Keane Group, Inc. and serves on the Board of Directors for Avon Products, Inc. Mr.Tessler is also a Trustee of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital where he is a member of the Investment Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee.
Mark Teixeira, Partner, Urban Creek Partners
Mark Teixeira is a former Major League Baseball player, spending fourteen seasons with the Texas Rangers, Atlanta Braves, LA Angels, and New York Yankees. Mark was a three time All-Star, won five Gold Glove Awards, and three Silver Sluggers. In 2009, Mark finished second in the AL MVP voting and helped lead the New York Yankees to the World Series title. In 2016 Mark founded Urban Creek Partners, a real estate development company based in Atlanta, GA and also works as a baseball analyst for ESPN. Mark is on the board of directors at DREAM (formerly Harlem RBI), The Greenwich International Film Festival, the Alexander Tharpe Fund at Georgia Tech and is a trustee of the Georgia Tech Foundation where he attended college. Mark lives in Greenwich, CT with his wife Leigh and three children.
Dean Adler, Chief Executive Officer, Lubert-Adler Partners
Mr. Adler is CEO and Co-Founder of Lubert-Adler Partners, L.P., a real estate equity firm with over $6.5 billion in equity and $16 billion of assets under management. Dean is Head of the Investment Committee, and is responsible for leading the strategic direction of the team. Lubert-Adler invests on behalf of, among others, 30 major university endowments, state pension funds, and major foundations. It is headquartered in Philadelphia, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Atlanta. Dean has served on numerous community boards and has served on the City of Philadelphia's Economic Development Summit.
Rahul Idnani, Global Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Head of Portfolio Management, Nuveen Real Estate
Mr. Idnani is the Global COO and U.S. Head of Portfolio Management of Nuveen Real Estate. In the Americas, Rahul manages a $92 billion real estate portfolio across all property types and risk styles for global institutional and retail clients. He also leads strategy and corporate development activities for the platform globally. Prior to his current role, Rahul held senior positions within TIAA’s asset management platform leading the acquisition of Nuveen Investments and expansion of the real assets platform, including farmland, timber and infrastructure. Rahul previously held leadership roles at ING Group, where he supported the restructuring efforts and ultimate IPO of Voya Financial.
Michael Levy, Chief Executive Officer, Crow Holdings
Mr. 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 Management Division and a member of the firm’s Management Committee, Michael had a longstanding career in real estate finance and investments. He previously held various positions at Morgan Stanley including Head of Traditional Asset Management, COO and CFO for Real Estate Investing and co-head for Real Estate Investment Banking. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1998 from Salomon Brothers and began his professional career at Prudential Securities. Michael is a member of the Real Estate Roundtable, the Policy Advisory Board at the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics at Berkeley, the Advisory Board at the Institute for Real Estate Operating Companies and a ULI Foundation Governor. He earned his B.S. at NYU’s Stern School of Business and his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.
Robert Morse, Chairman, Bridge Investment Group
Mr. Morse brings 30 years of experience in commercial and investment banking and private equity fund management. Since the inception of Bridge Investment Group, Mr. Morse has been integrally involved in the formation, management, strategy and capitalization of the group. Mr. Morse is a 1977 graduate of Yale College, Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude, and a 1981 graduate of the Harvard Business School and the Harvard Law School. Mr. Morse serves on a variety of charitable organization boards, including the Yale President’s Council on International Activities, The Nature Conservancy Asian Council, the Asia Society and the Whitney Museum Directors’ Council.
Todd Henderson Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer, Real Estate - Americas DWS
Paul Von Steenburg Managing Director - Investments Commonfund
Scott Stone Chief Investment Officer Pentegra
Mark Singer Assistant General Counsel APG Asset Management
Yaman Shukairy General Counsel TPG Real Estate
Chris Lee Member, Head of Real Estate Americas KKR
Jeff Giller Partner, Head of Real Estate StepStone Group Real Estate
Jae Yoon Chief Investment Officer New York Life Investment Management
Isaac Carmignani Board Member, Investment Committee New York City Board of Education Retirement System
Scott Greenman Director of Investment Operations The Principia Private College
Phil Greenberg Managing Director, Real Estate Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System (SERS)
Rick Romano Head of Global Real Estate Securities PGIM Real Estate
Gila Cohen Managing Director, Real Estate and Private Equity MUFG
Michael Maturo President, Chief Financial Officer RXR Realty
Eric Newman Treasury Manager City of Stamford
Alex Cabe Director of Investments, Investment Consultant USI Consulting
Sara Eisen Squawk on the Street CNBC
Peter Braffman Managing Director GCM Grosvenor
· Global Real Estate Investing
· Investing in US Real Estate
· Fundamental Factors in Real Estate Manager Selection
· Private Credit & Special Opportunities
· Navigating Fund Operations & Formation Including Regulatory and Structural Considerations
· Value-Add and Opportunistic vs. Core and Core Plus Investments
· Sourcing, Practicing Efficient Due Diligence & Downside Risk Mitigation
· Alternative Investment Outlook
· Real Estate Value Dislocation: Trying to find Non-Correlated Real Estate Investments
· Impact of Tax Reform on Real Estate Strategies
· Technology, Security, & Intelligence Influence in Real Estate
· Real Assets – Investments in Real Estate, Energy and Infrastructure
· Allocation Plans
· Outlook on Emerging Markets
· Limited Partner Roundtable
|Registration Type||$Fee (USD)||12/31/69|
|Pre-Early Bird I||$ 899||06/28/19|
|Pre-Early Bird II||$1,100||07/31/19|
|Early Bird I||$1,300||08/30/19|
|Early Bird II||$1.500||09/27/19|
|Pre-Event Registration I||$1,700||10/31/19|
|Pre-Event Registration II||$1,900||11/29/19|