The most important Real Estate meeting in Mexico
Past Keynote Speakers
Nuno A Matos
CEO of Grupo Financiero HSBC Mexico. Previously he was Head of Consumer Banking and Wealth Management for HSBC Latin America and Global Head of Small Business Banking for HSBC. Later he would also become Deputy CEO and COO of HSBC Mexico. Before HSBC, Nuno worked over 20 years in Santander, with several positions as Global Head of Individuals Segment in Spain. He was previously Board Member and Head of Retail and Business Banking for Santander United States and Head of Cards and Acquiring Business for Santander Brasil, where he was also CFO and COO of Global Banking, Markets and Commercial Banking; he had the transition from Sovereign Bank to Santander.
El mexicano Eduardo Osuna Osuna cuenta con una larga y fructífera trayectoria en BBVA Bancomer, que inició en agosto de 1994. Osuna conoce muy bien la institución y el sector bancario y financiero; se trata de un ejecutivo bancario muy completo y con una amplia visión de todos los negocios y segmentos que atiende un banco, pues ha sido director general de Hipotecaria Nacional (2006-2010), director general de Banca Comercial (2010-2012) y director general de Banca de Empresas y Gobierno (2012-2015).
Managing Director, Emerging Markets EconCredit Suisse
Chief Investment OfficerEquity International
As Chief Investment Officer, Brian Finerty leads Equity International’s Investments group, overseeing all investment activity and portfolio company management. Drawing from a deep network of relationships and experience in global markets, Brian is responsible for setting investment strategy and guiding the team in originating and executing deals. Brian is also a member of EI’s Management Committee and Investment Committee. Brian is a director of five EI portfolio companies: GuardeAqui, SAMHI, Decameron Hotel & Resorts, Estapar Estacionamentos, and ARG Realty. Brian earned an MBA in analytic finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BBA from the University of Michigan.
Senior Managing DirectorTishman Speyer
Mr. Cherman joined Tishman Speyer in 2001 and is responsible for the firm’s activities in Brazil. He is also a member of the Investment Committee. Prior to his current role, Mr. Cherman held a number of positions on the firm’s Brazil team, including managing the region’s acquisitions and leasing efforts, heading both the residential development and commercial development groups, and serving as Chief Operating Officer. Previously, Mr. Cherman spent 12 years working in the development business, where he managed large-scale commercial and residential projects in Latin America. Mr. Cherman holds a degree in civil engineering from Pontifícia Universidade Católica in Rio de Janeiro and an MBA from the University of São Paulo.
Augusto Arellano Ostoa
CEO of Evercore Partners Mexico. Prior to his current role as CEO, Mr. Arellano was the Senior Managing Director responsible for Evercore Partners Mexico’s Real Estate group. Mr. Arellano pioneered the Fibra (REIT) market in Mexico, structuring the first Fibra in the real estate market (FUNO), the first lodging Fibra (FibraHotel) and the first Fibra in the country specializing in premier quality assets (Danhos). In the past six years, under the direction of Mr. Arellano, Evercore Mexico has participated in several important investment banking transactions in the Mexican real estate market. Mr. Arellano received a B.A. in Economics from ITAM and a Ph.D in Economics from the Carlos III University in Madrid, Spain.
Managing Director & Country HeadPGIM Real Estate
Mr. Lavín is responsible for the business development as well as the implementation of equity and debt strategies of different Prudential Real Estate Investors' Latin America investment platforms. During his tenure at PREI, Mr. Lavín has executed an aggregate of US$4.5 billion of transactions, both in public and private markets, and including debt, equity and M&A. His responsibilities also include managing PREI Latin America's relationships with investment banks, investors, commercial banks and financial institutions. Mr. Lavín has a degree in Industrial Engineering from ITESM in Mexico City and holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was recipient of the Global Star Award.
Federico Martin Del Campo
CEOWalton Street Capital
CEO of Walton Street Capital Mexico where he has led the capital raising and investment of over a billion USD in México. Before joining Walton Street Capital he was a Senior Director at GE Real Estate in Mexico City where he realized equity investments of over USD $350 million. He previously worked as an associate at JP Morgan Securities Inc. in New York. Federico has a degree in Economics from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Subdirector General CIB y BEBanco Sabadell
Mr. Gonzalo Pedro Robina Ibarra serves as Chief Executive Officer of Fibra Uno. He has over 30 years of experience in the real estate sector. Before joining Fibra Uno, he was founder and Chairman of MexFund Private Investmetn Fund created in 2007. He was Chairman of Fenix Capital Group, a real estate fund owned by Deutsche Bank with over 7,000 real estate assets in Mexico and 14,000 properties under its management.
Ignacio Bezares del Cueto
Director General MéxicoGrupo Lar
Ignacio Bezares del Cueto, 47 años. Licenciado en Administración de Empresas por la Universidad CEU de Madrid y MBA por el IESE. Tiene una amplia experiencia en la industria de real estate, como desarrollador de proyectos residenciales y empresariales y gestor de fondos de inversión europeos de vivienda, oficinas y centros comerciales. Ha trabajado en España y México, ocupando puestos de responsabilidad en Sacyr, Banco Santander y Grupo LAR. Desde el año 2008 es director general de Grupo LAR en México.
Founder and Co-CEOThor Urbana Capital
Co-founder and Co-CEO: Mr. Fasja oversees the sourcing, acquisition and development of the company’s projects. Previously as Director of Acquisitions and New Development at GFa, Mr. Fasja was involved in the construction and financing of over 7 million sqf of residential, resort, and retail real estate property in Mexico. While at GFa, Jaime oversaw the development and construction of more than 3 million sqf of projects.
Jorge Ávalos is Founding Partner and CEO of Fibra MTY, which went public in its initial public offering in December 2014. With more than 27 years of experience in the Finance Sector, Jorge was previously a Member of the Administrative Council of Banco Invex, and further acted as General Director of the bank’s Northern Region. Jorge serves on the board of directors of several public and private companies and additionally participates in several trade associations, such as the Asociación Mexicana de Fibras (AMEFI), where he serves as a Member of the Communications and Marketing Committee.
Mr. Monroy joined Macquarie in 2012 and has a total of 18 years of real estate investment and development experience. Prior to joining Macquarie, he was a partner in a real estate development and investment firm focused on residential and retail real estate development, primarily in Mexico City. He is a former director of acquisitions at Acadia Realty Trust, a former vice president of international at Loews Cineplex Entertainment, and a former private equity professional at Onex Investment Corp.
President Latin AmericaPrologis
Mr. Gutiérrez has been in the real estate sector since 1989, including President for Latin America for Prologis where he is responsible for all Brazil and Mexico related activities including operations, investments, acquisitions and industrial property development. Mr. Gutiérrez was co-founder of “Fondo Opción” (formerly G. Acción), the first public real estate company in Mexico, where he acted as Chief Executive Officer and is currently a member of the Executive Committee of Consejo de Empresas Globales. He is also a member the board of directors of Finaccess and Central de Estacionamientos. He also served as President of the AMPIP (The Mexican Association of Private Industrial Parks) from 2005 to 2006.
CEO of Fibra Inn, Advisor, Hotel Manager and Administrator. He has more than 27 years of experience in the real estate industry and more than 34 years of experience in the area of Finance. Responsible for REIT management, property acquisition and development. He graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; He has a Masters in Business Administration from the Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresas (IPADE) and Member, Former Vice-President, Secretary and President of the 2003 Forum of the Monterrey Chapter of IMEF, the prestigious Mexican Institute of Finance Executives, which has among its members with Mexico's leading finance executives.
Senior Portfolio ManagerADIA
Chairman and CEOVERTEX Real Estate
Mr. Ricardo Zúñiga is Founding Partner, Chairman and CEO of Vertex Real Estate Investors, a private equity real estate platform focused on investing third party institutional capital in Mexico’s Real Estate Sector. Prior to his current responsibilities he was CEO of BCBA, Principal at O’Connor Capital Partners, Director at Hines Interests, Associate at Marriott Hotels and Operations Manager for Hardin Construction Group. Over his more than 23 years of real estate experience Mr. Zúñiga has been involved in either the construction, development, or financing of more than USD 3 billion of real estate property in Mexico including all asset classes.
Salvador Cayón es Director General de Fibra Shop cuenta con más de 15 (quince) años en el sector inmobiliario, principalmente en el área comercial y 3 (tres) años en el sector de vivienda. Su experiencia incluye el desarrollo, construcción, comercialización y venta de los proyectos que desarrolla. Ha participado en el consejo de administración de la empresa perteneciente a la familia Cayón Harinera de Irapuato y Molino Cayón, Industria de Harina de Trigo, y derivados. Contador Público por el Tecnológico de Monterrey (Campus ciudad de México) y cuenta con diversos diplomados en negocios, familia y administración.
President & CEOFinsa
Head of US East Coast and Latin AmericaUnion Investment Real Estate
Tal Peri is Head of U.S East Cost & Latin America for Union Investment Real Estate. He joined Germany’s largest open-ended real estate fund in 2010 in the New York office and has since closed $3.7 billion in acquisition & disposition transactions. Prior to this role, Tal was an Associate Director at WestLB, New York, where he was responsible for $1.3 billion in real estate acquisition & development finance transactions.
Managing Director-Capital Advisors,LatAmCBRE
Tim Gifford is the Head of CBRE’s Investment Banking Business for Latin America, CBRE Capital Advisors Latin America, focusing on complex cross-border investment advisory services throughout Latin America. Mr. Gifford advises institutional investors on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing of commercial real estate throughout Latin America. Working closely with CBRE office locations in Latin America, he provides clients seamless capital markets advisory service. Mr. Gifford has more than 20 years of experience in commercial real estate and investment banking business in various Latin American and Caribbean markets.
Managing Director Plataf. InmobiliariaArtha Capital
Vicente Naves Ramos, is a Civil Engineer graduated with Honorable Mention from Universidad La Salle, has an MBA (Master in Business Administration) from IPADE, in addition to various courses. The Naves Engineer has 31 years of work experience, more than 25 years in real estate development, always with an ascending career. He has extensive experience as CEO in leading development companies and infrastructure concessionaires. He was a Member of the ARA Consortium Board of Directors (2008-2011), Leadership and direction of high-performance and multifunctional teams, and Vice President of the National Chamber of Industry for the Promotion and Development of Housing (CANADEVI), from 2000 to 2011.
Victor Manuel Requejo
PresidenteBanco Inmobiliario Mexicano
Director - MexicoGRI Club
Jorge Ayala is Director of GRI in Mexico. He is responsible for the Real Estate Club. He began his career in the hospitality sector where he worked for more than 5 years. Later, he entered the commercial area where he has more than 4 years of experience in business development through Latin America and the United States. He has a degree in Business and Hospitality Administration from the Universidad Iberoamericana.
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