GRI Club España

Overview

El Club GRI de Real Estate es un club global del sector inmobiliario. Es el espacio en el que los líderes de la industria se reúnen para entender y lanzar nuevas tendencias e intercambiar experiencias para definir la dirección estratégica para sus empresas.

A través de encuentros personalizados, las reuniones ofrecen una plataforma exclusiva para la construcción de relaciones, el desarrollo de colaboraciones y el fomento de negocio. De igual manera, proporcionan un escenario para debates de alto nivel sobre temas estratégicos de mercado, reconociendo diferentes perspectivas de la industria y, como consecuencia, la dirección del sector.

Sólo se puede acceder al Club por invitación. Si tienes este perfil y crees en la importancia de construir relaciones especiales en pro del crecimiento tanto de tu negocio, estaremos encantados de hablar sobre tu posible participación en el Club.

Miembros del Advisory Board
Brian BetelBrian BetelManaging PartnerASG Iberia Advisors
Daniel Mayans AsionDaniel Mayans AsionManaging Director, Head of SpainFREO Group
Dilip KhullarDilip KhullarManaging DirectorCadena Spain
Javier Beltrán de MiguelJavier Beltrán de MiguelManaging Director, Spain & PortugalThe Carlton Group
Jesús Valderrama MartínJesús Valderrama MartínFounding Partner and Managing DirectorIBA Capital Partners
Jordi Sans DomenechJordi Sans DomenechDirector General InmobiliariaGrup Volumetric
Juan BarbaJuan BarbaPartner & MDMeridia Capital
Miguel PeredaMiguel PeredaManaging DirectorGrupo Lar
Pedro Abella LangaPedro Abella LangaPrincipalH.I.G. Capital
Rafael Avilés UruñuelaRafael Avilés UruñuelaManaging Director, IberiaAres Management
Cristina PérezCristina PérezManaging DirectorKennedy Wilson
Cristina García Peri Cristina García Peri General ManagerHispania Activos Inmobiliarios
David BrushDavid BrushCIOMerlin Properties
Daniel LosantosDaniel LosantosCEONeinver S.A.
Brian Betel
Brian Betel
Managing Partner
ASG Iberia Advisors
SPAIN
Segment: Investment fund
Biography:

Brian is the Managing Partner of ASG Iberia Advisors which is based in Madrid and has quickly grown into one of the largest PERE advisory platforms in Spain with 12 experienced professionals and more than a dozen investments throughout Spain.
Brian worked for more than 14 years at Cerberus Capital Management. Most recently, Brian was based in Madrid as the Managing Director of Cerberus Iberia Advisors. In 2000 Brian opened and ran their Mexico City investment advisory office where he focused on acquisition and asset management of large NPL portfolios. In 2007 he moved to the Netherlands where his Cerberus responsibilities included both asset management and the acquisition of commercial and residential loans and real estate. He worked on projects in Germany, the U.K. and Spain.
Before working at Cerberus, Brian was the country head at Citibank Mexico’s Technical Services Group which managed all real estate valuation, engineering and environmental studies for Citibank Mexico’s new loan origination, NPL and workouts departments. Brian also ran Citibank Mexico’s bad bank REO sales department.
In 2006 Brian was part of the original team working for the Mexican Central Bank’s VVA and then Fobaproa bad bank divisions. He was responsible for selling the REO assets from the intervened banks. He also has worked for Cushman & Wakefield and Grupo Situr in Mexico City. Grupo Situr was the largest publicly listed owner and developer of hotels, master planned resorts, marina’s and golf courses in Mexico.

 

Daniel Mayans Asion
Daniel Mayans Asion
Managing Director, Head of Spain
Spain
Biography:

Daniel Mayans joined FREO Group in 2015 and is responsible for FREO’s Spain operations.
He brings over 18 years of experience in Commercial Real Estate and worked previously for GE Capital Real Estate for almost 9 years where he was the Head of Asset Management in Spain and managed a portfolio of €1,2bn. Before GE he worked for Metrovacesa as Portolio Manager where he also managed a portfolio of €500mm. Earlier in his career he worked for Aguirre Newman heading the Office and Retail department.
Daniel holds a law degree from the FERT University and a Masters in Executive Management from IESE Business School in Barcelona.

Dilip Khullar
Dilip Khullar
Managing Director
Cadena Spain
Spain
Biography:

Dilip is Cadena's Managing Director for Spain and in this capacity responsible for all aspects of Cadena's property development and investment activities on the Iberian Peninsula, having worked in Spain for 22 years.
Prior to joining Cadena, Dilip held senior positions with US developer Hines and was previously Managing Director of Canadian investor and developer TrizecHahn Spain.
Dilip holds undergraduate and post graduate degrees in Economics and Land Economy and an Advanced Certificate in innovation, management and technology from the MIT Sloan School of Business. Dilip is a UK trained Chartered Surveyor and a member of the Urban Regeneration Council of the Urban Land Institute Europe.

Félix Llorente Sanz
Félix Llorente Sanz
CEO
Wilcox
Spain
Biography:
FORMACIÓN: • IESE - Programa Alta Dirección de Empresas • Licenciado en Administración y dirección de empresas (Universidad de Wolverhampton). • Técnico en Administración y dirección de empresas (ICADE). • Máster en Dirección Financiera (CEF). • High Exe...
Javier Beltrán de Miguel
Javier Beltrán de Miguel
Managing Director, Spain & Portugal
The Carlton Group
Spain
Biography:
Mr. Beltran is Managing Director of the Carlton Group for Iberia and has more than 18 years of investment banking, real estate and capital markets experience throughout Spain, Portugal and rest of Europe. Most recently, he was a Managing Director of UniCredit’s Investment Banking division and had previously worked for UBS, Morgan Stanley and Barclays Capital. Over his career, Mr. Beltran has intervened in the completion of more than $20 billion in European transactions, including a wide spectrum of equity and mezzanine investments and direct lending transactions. He holds a PDG degree from IESE Business School and graduated from CUNEF with a BD in Business Administrations & Finance.
Jesús Valderrama Martín
Jesús Valderrama Martín
Founding Partner and Managing Director
IBA Capital Partners
Spain
Biography:
Founding Partner and Managing Director of IBA Capital Partners. He graduated in Economic and Business Sciences and specialized in Finance from the University of Bayreuth, Germany. His career started at the International Department of the Eurohypo Bank ...
Jordi Sans Domenech
Jordi Sans Domenech
Director General Inmobiliaria
Grup Volumetric
Spain
Biography:

Jordi Sans is General Manager of Volumetric. Member of the family owners.
Since 1999 leads real estate division of Grup Volumetric, and with his team of professionals has developed 270,000 sqm of land and built 437,000 sqm, mainly residential.
He has also managed refurbishment projects, logistics, commercial and office buildings.
In 2006 he started up partner companies in Poland, Romania and Hungary recruiting local management teams and adapting to each country the systems and working philosophy of the group. In those countries we have built 1,150 homes.
Under his management Volumetric has developed projects continuously since 2000.

Juan Barba
Juan Barba
Partner & MD
Meridia Capital
Spain
Biography:
Juan Barba joined Meridia Capital in September 2014 coming from SAREB where he was Head of Transactions – of a portfolio of 50 billion euros. At Meridia Capital he is responsible for the real estate business strategy & execution. Prior to Meridia he was ...
Miguel Pereda
Miguel Pereda
Managing Director
Grupo Lar
Spain
Biography:

Miguel Pereda has over 25 years experience in the RE sector. Currently he is MD & member of the executive board of Grupo Lar, a real estate company with vast experience in the sector that operates in Europe & Latin America. He also is Director of Lar España Real Estate which in March 2014 was the first REIT to be floated in the Spain. Earlier in his career, Miguel occupied for six years the post of CEO of Grupo Lar Grosvenor.
He holds a degree in Economics and Business Studies from the UCM, a Master’s Degree in Tax Consultancy from ICADE and an MBA from the IE, the Breakthrough Program for Senior Executives taught by the IMD and a real estate program at HBS.In 2015 He recieved the "Fellow" designation, as an "Eminent Member" from RICS.

Pedro Abella Langa
Pedro Abella Langa
Principal
H.I.G. Capital
Spain
Segment: RE Investment Managers
Biography:

Pedro is a Principal of H.I.G. Capital’s Real Estate team based in Madrid with responsibility for sourcing & executing RE transactions in Spain & Portugal. Pedro has over 30 years’ experience in the RE sector, and prior to joining H.I.G. he was in charge of the Spanish investment activities of Stam Europe, RE Fund Manager and AM. 
Prior to joining Stam Europe, he was the Development and Commercial Director of the French Developer Nexity in Spain for 7 years. He began his career with CBRE handling different roles.Pedro holds a diploma of Estates Management from the Alcalá de Henares University and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS). He also serves on a number of boards. Pedro speaks Spanish, English & French.

Rafael Avilés Uruñuela
Rafael Avilés Uruñuela
Managing Director, Iberia
Ares Management
SPAIN
Biography:
Mr. Aviles began working with AML July 2013 upon AREA Property Partners’ merger into Ares. Both at Ares, and previously at AREA since 2010, he has helped manage and originate deals in Spain and Portugal. He has over 28 years experience in real estate, including in investment and development of commercial and residential property. Mr. Aviles studied Naval Architecture and Engineering at Madrid University and has a degree from IE in Madrid. He was a MD for Grosvenor Spain and then a Director of Grosvenor Continental Europe from 2002 to 2010. Before Grosvenor, he had been a partner of JLL and MD for Procisa and Hammerson Spain during the 90’s. He is a member of the RICS.
Cristina Pérez
Cristina Pérez
Managing Director
Kennedy Wilson
SPAIN
Biography:

Ms Perez Liz, based in Madrid, is the Managing Director of Kennedy Wilson Spain and has almost 20 years of investment banking, real estate and capital markets experience throughout Spain and the rest of Europe. Prior to joining Kennedy Wilson, she was a Managing Director of Banco Santander’s restructuring unit for medium size corporates, and had previously played different roles at PwC, and Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan in London . Over her career, Ms Perez has intervened in the completion of more than 25bn in European real-estate related transactions, including equity, direct lending, mezzanine, securitisation, and restructuring work.

Cristina García Peri
Cristina García Peri
General Manager
Hispania Activos Inmobiliarios
David Brush
David Brush
CIO
Merlin Properties
Spain
Biography:
David Brush has over 30 years’ experience as a real estate professional. He started his career at Philadelphia National Bank in 1983 and moved to Bankers Trust (now part of Deutsche Bank) as a Vice President in 1987. During his 20-year tenure at Bankers ...
Daniel Losantos
Daniel Losantos
CEO
Neinver S.A.
Biography:

Daniel Losantos is the Chief Executive Officer at NEINVER - a leading pan-european development, asset management and investment management company. The group has operations in France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal and Spain with well over € 2 Billion in Assets under Management. Daniel is an Industrial Engineer by ICAI (Universidad Pontificia de Comillas) and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School. In the past Daniel has worked in A&G as Junior and Senior Client Relationship Officer, joined NEINVER in 2011 as Head of Business Development, later became Managing Director and has recently been appointed CEO for the Group.

REQUISITOS PARA SER MIEMBRO DEL CLUB

Sé invitado por un miembro del Advisory Board o 3 miembros y sé aprobado por el Comité del Club

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María Isidro

María Isidro

Club Director, Spain

+44 (0)20 7121 5089

maria.isidro@griclub.org
María Isidro
María Isidro
maria.isidro@griclub.org
+44 (0)20 7121 5089
Club Director, Spain
GRI
Biography:

María is currently directing the GRI Club for the Spanish market. Prior to this, she directed the GRI meetings in Italy (2015) and Central and Eastern Europe, and collaborated in the British and Indian Real Estate markets. She has developed an extensive network in the sector.

She holds a BA in History, a MSc in Physical Anthropology, doing her Master Thesis at the University of Cambridge, and has an extensive background in International Archaeology projects in Spain, Jordan, UK, Italy and France. In addition to these countries, she has lived in the US, Brazil and Chile, being completely fluent in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and English.

She currently takes part in several Human Rights projects related to Crimes against humanity and Conflict resolution.