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​Logistics and Warehouse Real Estate
Taking the Plunge on Automation in Last-Mile Facilities

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Wednesday, September 28th
3 - 4pm | British Summer Time (GMT+1)

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Laura Brizuela
Laura Brizuela
Director, Global Committees ProductionGRI Club
Brazil
I am a journalist, international analyst, and currently Director of Global Committees Production at GRI Group. I hold a Ph.D in International Political Economy (UFRJ), a master degree in International Relations (UERJ) and a degree in Journalism (UP). I have experience in Media, Research, and in Communication, as well as in Public Relations.

GRI Club's Global Committees set the professional standard for peer-to-peer knowledge sharing in order to identify new trends, capitalise on growth opportunities and aid dealflow discovery worldwide.

Curated purely by members, spanning 80+ countries, and across all asset classes, each global committee meets once per month via zoom to share current sentiment, investment appetite and debate where the market is going.

This month’s Committee meeting will take a closer look at ESG strategies in the global light industrial & logistics real estate market. Focusing on the importance of health & wellbeing factors post pandemic, how important ESG strategies will be across warehouse design and investment decisions, as well as to understand how to measure relevant indicators and how ESG can impact yields and risk return considerations.

Wednesday, September 28th 2022
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03:00pm - 04:00pm

Logistics and Warehouse Real Estate – Taking the Plunge on Automation in Last-Mile Facilities

  • Warehouse Robotics – New methods of empowering the workflows and the sustainability of the supply chain 
  • Micro-warehouses for Last-mile Delivery – Repurposing unconventional spaces
  • Investment in Automation Technology – The complexity behind financing the new wave
Discussion

Logistics and Warehouse Real Estate – Taking the Plunge on Automation in Last-Mile Facilities

  • Warehouse Robotics – New methods of empowering the workflows and the sustainability of the supply chain 
  • Micro-warehouses for Last-mile Delivery – Repurposing unconventional spaces
  • Investment in Automation Technology – The complexity behind financing the new wave

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Confirmed Participants

Alfredo Rizo
Alfredo Rizo
Terranum
Alistair Calvert
Alistair Calvert
Gramercy Property Trust- Europe
Aloke Bhuniya
Aloke Bhuniya
Ascendas-Firstspace
Andrea Himmel
Andrea Himmel
Himmel + Meringoff Properties
Anshul Singhal
Anshul Singhal
Welspun One
Artie Ioakim
Artie Ioakim
NVELOP Real Estate
Ben Bannatyne
Ben Bannatyne
Prologis
Ben Segelman
Ben Segelman
DHL
Bento Maciel
Bento Maciel
BSP Empreendimentos Imobiliários
Brian Oravec
Brian Oravec
IndoSpace
Charles Pease
Charles Pease
GXO Logistics - UK
Christian Jamison
Christian Jamison
Valor Real Estate Partners
Christopher Zeuner
Christopher Zeuner
7R
David Ebbrell
David Ebbrell
M7 Real Estate
Alfredo Rizo
Alfredo Rizo
CEOTerranum
Colombia
Mr. Rizo is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Terranum Private Equity Fund, a developer and operator of office, logistics and industrial assets. Prior to his current position Mr. Rizo was the Corporate Vice-President of Terranum where he played a critical role in the definition and implementation of the investment planning and strategy as well as the definition of the capital structure the corporate strategy and the corporate governance.
Alistair Calvert
Alistair Calvert
CEOGramercy Property Trust- Europe
United Kingdom
Mr. Calvert is CEO of Gramercy Europe Limited, which was formerly ThreadGreen Europe. Mr. Calvert established the original ThreadGreen business in 2006, launching its first fund in 2007, and subsequently selling the business to Gramercy Property Trust in December 2014. Simultaneously with Gramercy Property Trust being acquired by Blackstone in October 2018, Gramercy Europe became an independent fund manager through a management buyout from Blackstone. Under Mr. Calvert’s leadership, Gramercy Europe has transacted on more than £2.2 billion of logistics and light industrial property in the past 4 years.
Aloke Bhuniya
Aloke Bhuniya
CEOAscendas-Firstspace
India
Mr Aloke Bhuniya is the Chief Executive Officer of the Ascendas-Firstspace platform. Aloke brings with him 17 years of experience across Real Estate Investment & Development, Private Equity and M&A Transactions across industries in India. Previously, Aloke has spent over 9 years in Everstone group, managing the various initiatives of the group in real estate, which included IndoSpace and Everstone Capital. As Managing Director of IndoSpace Capital Advisors, Aloke was responsible for investment to develop Industrial Real Estate in India. His responsibilities included identifying investment opportunities, monitoring developments, achieving financial closure and exiting projects after development and leasing.
Andrea Himmel
Andrea Himmel
PrincipalHimmel + Meringoff Properties
USA
Andrea is a CIO & Principal at Himmel + Meringoff Properties, one of the largest privately-held, vertically-integrated commercial real estate owners in NYC. Founded in 1979, we own and operate a large portfolio of office buildings in Manhattan and industrial warehouses in the boroughs for the long-term. We work with like-minded institutional and alternative equity partners. We target well-located, high quality, under-performing real estate in which our hands-on management, targeted capital infusion, aggressive redevelopment, and focused leasing create long-term value. We are known for closing complex deals creatively, flexibly, and quickly. Andrea is on the Board of Habitat for Humanity + The Manhattan Chamber of Commerce.
Artie Ioakim
Artie Ioakim
Partner & Chief Investment OfficerNVELOP Real Estate
United Kingdom
Artie is the Chief Investment Officer of NVELOP Real Estate, a business which he co-founded in 2019. Prior to co-founding NVELOP, Artie spent 10 years in real estate advisory and investing at Macquarie Group where he was Managing Director and Head of Real Estate in Europe (2009-19). At Macquarie, Artie was involved with over €30 billion of real estate transactions across Europe and Asia Pacific, largely in logistics and industrial real estate.
Ben Bannatyne
Ben Bannatyne
PresidentPrologis
Netherlands
Ben Bannatyne is president of Prologis Europe and chairman of the company’s European Management Executive Committee. He is responsible for Europe’s leading logistics real estate platform, which comprises 17 million square meters across 12 countries, as of 30 June 2019. Previously, Ben served as the company’s managing director and regional head for Central & Eastern Europe – a role which he held for more than seven years - with overall responsibility for the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia. Ben joined Prologis in 2008 from JLL where he was managing director for Central Europe. An accomplished leader, Ben brings significant real estate knowledge and expertise with more than 25 years’ experience.
Ben Segelman
Ben Segelman
Global Capital Markets Lead, Real Estate SolutionsDHL
United Kingdom
Ben is an experienced property professional having worked on both the principal and advisory side of the commercial property markets in the UK, Europe and within the Emerging Markets. He has a deep knowledge of fund and asset management (UK and Europe) and investment management (UK, Europe and CEE region). Within the Emerging Markets, Ben has managed equity and debt funds and sought to develop and attract new business opportunities globally through mergers and acquisitions.
Bento Maciel
Bento Maciel
Head of Business DevelopmentBSP Empreendimentos Imobiliários
Brazil
Executive deeply interested in Real Estate and Technology, with extensive experience in supporting global organizations such as HSBC, Bradesco, Philips, AES and Scania to deliver their value proposition through the optimization of their Real Estate assets. While managing occupants, Bento coordinated several projects to optimize Operations, resulting in relevant assets dispositions. On the landlord side, leads Business Development and Commercial department for BSP since 2018, supporting their increasing results and providing Asset Management to Bradesco Group. With an academic background in IT, Private Equity and Business Administration, has a natural thinking about how value creation can be more sustainable through redesigning of ....
Brian Oravec
Brian Oravec
CEO & Managing PartnerIndoSpace
India
Mr. Oravec is the Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of IndoSpace Capital Asia. With $2.0 billion in AUM across four investment vehicles, IndoSpace is the largest developer and owner of modern industrial and logistics real estate in India. Prior to leading IndoSpace, Brian focused on investments and business development for Aeroterm, the air cargo vertical of Realterm. Before joining Realterm, Brian was with Citigroup Corporate and Investment Bank in New York. Brian has an MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University and a Bachelor of Arts in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University.
Charles Pease
Charles Pease
Head of Real Estate EuropeGXO Logistics - UK
France
Charles is a chartered surveyor who has been working in the industrial, logistics and technology sectors of commercial real estate for the last 28 years across Europe, Middle East and Africa. He has worked for several international companies including Deluxe Entertainment, SEGRO, General Electric and Walt Disney and for the last 18 months has been with XPO Logistics where he heads up Real Estate for Europe. Leading a team of ten people he manages over 4.5 million square metres of logistics and transport space in 15 countries.
Christian Jamison
Christian Jamison
Managing PartnerValor Real Estate Partners
United Kingdom
Christian Jamison is the managing partner of Valor Real Estate Partners LLP (‘Valor’), a pan-European industrial platform, headquartered in London, focused on urban/infill industrial and logistics properties. Founded in 2016 by Christian and his partners, Valor is a full-service development management and investment business with offices in London and Paris. The company currently manages a 75 asset portfolio totalling approximately 6 million sq. ft on behalf of global investors. Prior to Valor, Christian established and served as CEO of Delin Property until 2016 and previously held senior roles at JP Morgan, GE Capital and Credit Suisse.
David Ebbrell
David Ebbrell
CEOM7 Real Estate
United Kingdom
David Ebbrell is the Chief Executive Officer for M7 Real Estate. He is responsible for sourcing new properties across Europe. Prior to co-founding M7 in 2009, David was a Fund Director at GPT Halverton where he was responsible for Funds with a combined value of €600m. These included BIP (which invested in German and Dutch multi-let industrial property) and DAF (which invested in Dutch multi-let industrial office properties). As Fund Director, David had responsibility for acquisitions, portfolio performance, client reporting and asset management strategy. He was also responsible for many of the acquisitions made by the Halverton Babock Industrial fund; his primary responsibility being the German and French acquisitions.
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