España GRI 2018Madrid, May 23th - 24th

Overview

España GRI is a get-together of senior investors, lenders and developers active in the Spanish real estate market.

Much like a conversation in your own living room, the discussion format enables you to interact and engage. Quickly find the right partners for your business, build high value relationships, and continue the conversation afterwards.

Agenda

Wednesday. May 23rd, 2018

14.00 - 15.00 Registration


15.00 - 16.15 Keynote


16.15 - 17:00 Networking Break


17.00 - 18:00 Discussion


18:00 - 18:30 Networking Break


18.30 - 19.30 Discussion


19.30 - 20.00 Drinks Reception


20:00 - 22.30 Networking Dinner

Thursday. May 24th, 2018

09.00 - 09.30 Registration


09.30 - 10.30 Global Investors Spain


10.30 - 11.15 Networking Break


11.15 - 12.15 Discussions


12:15 - 12:45 Networking Break


12.45 - 13.45 Discussions


13.45 - 15.30 Lunch


15.30 - 16.45 Discussions


16.45 - 18.00 Farewell Drinks

Loredana Carollo

Loredana Carollo

Club Director, SPAIN

+ 44 (0)20 7121 5065

[email protected]
Loredana Carollo
+ 44 (0)20 7121 5065
Club Director, SPAIN
GRI Club
Biography:

Loredana Carollo is the Director Andean & Southern Cone and is responsible for the GRI meetings in Argentina, Colombia, Chile and Peru. She is Venezuelan- Italian and has lived in Caracas, Washington DC, Barcelona and London. Loredana holds a Bachelor of Social Communications from Universidad Santa María in Caracas, her hometown.

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2017 Participants
Christian GartnerChristian GartnerPortfolio ManagerAbu Dhabi Investment Authority
Lluís CasamitjanaLluís CasamitjanaPartnerActual Capital Advisors
Carsten CzarnetzkiCarsten CzarnetzkiCountry Head SpainAEW Europe
Nikos KoulourasNikos KoulourasExecutive Director - Private Equity FundAEW Europe
Hauke BredeHauke BredeChief Risk OfficerAllianz Real Estate
Miguel Torres LangMiguel Torres LangHead of IberiaAllianz Real Estate
Rafael Avilés UruñuelaRafael Avilés UruñuelaSenior Advisor - SpainAres Management
Brian BetelBrian BetelManaging PartnerASG Iberia Advisors
Cliff WagnerCliff WagnerSenior Vice PresidentAvenue Capital
Ezequiel Domínguez LucenaEzequiel Domínguez LucenaCoordinador General de Planeamiento, DesAyuntamiento de Madrid

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Christian Gartner
Portfolio Manager
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
UAE
Biography:
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Lluís Casamitjana
Partner
Actual Capital Advisors
Spain
Biography:
Lluís Casamitjana is a third generation member of a family dedicated to construction and real estate development since 1922. He joined the company at a young age, and in 1985 became President and Executive Director of Espais Promocions Immobiliaries. Applying a strategic alliances policy, which enabled him, from the 1990s, to achieve the development and construction of more than 1,393,000 m2 of real estate. At the beginning of the 2000s, he initiated the company’s international expansion, creating and directing the company’s own management teams in the USA, France and Poland. In 2011, he founded ACTUAL CAPITAL ADVISORS together with other directors at Espais.
Carsten Czarnetzki
Country Head Spain
AEW Europe
United Kingdom
Biography:
Carsten is Country Head for Spain as well as portfolio manager for AEW Europe Value Investors, a core-plus/value-add fund actively acquiring office assets across Europe. Carsten has over 15 years’ experience in acquiring and managing real estate assets throughout the US and Europe. Prior to joining AEW, Carsten was a Director at Generali, previously also working at Deutsche Bank M&A, JER Partners and Starwood Capital Group. Carsten is a German national, fluent in English, Spanish and French.
Nikos Koulouras
Executive Director - Private Equity Fund
AEW Europe
United Kingdom
Biography:
Nikos is an Executive Director in the Private Equity Funds at AEW Europe. He is responsible for deal origination and execution with an emphasis on UK, Southern Europe and CEE. Before joining AEW, Nikos was a Director and Co-Head of the Real Estate division at Salamanca Group, where he executed and managed investments in residential, commercial and retail developments across CEE, Spain, UK and Brazil. Nikos started his career as an architect with Ashton Raggatt McDougall and later joined the origination team at Merrill Lunch’s Real Estate group where he covered Switzerland, Germany and France. Nikos holds an MBA from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Architecture from RMIT.
Hauke Brede
Chief Risk Officer
Allianz Real Estate
Biography:
Dr. Hauke Brede is Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Global Executive and Investment Committee of Allianz Real Estate (ARE) in Munich. ARE provides Real Estate investment and Asset Management services for Allianz Group companies worldwide, managing approximately €50 billion of equity and debt investments. Before he joined Allianz Real Estate, Hauke Brede was Director at US Consultancy Gen3 Partners (Boston), Project Leader at Boston Consulting Group (Munich) and Chief Operating Officer (COO) Risk Management at Hypo Group (Munich).
Miguel Torres Lang
Head of Iberia
Allianz Real Estate
Biography:
Miguel Torres is the Head of Iberia of Allianz Real Estate since opening the Madrid office in July 2016. Before joining Allianz, Miguel worked for GE Capital over 20 years in the real estate and infrastructure sectors in Madrid, Mexico, New York and London. His last two assignments where has Head of GE Capital Real Estate in Mexico (2013-15) and Spain (2011-13). Miguel has an MBA from Columbia University in New York, and is a graduate of Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (Madrid) in business and economics (E2).
Henrique de Polignac de Barros
Chairman
APPII
Biography:
• Economy degree, by ISEG School of Economics & Management – Portugal; • Founder and President of the Board of APPII – the Portuguese Association of Real Estate Developers and Investors, from 1991 up to now; • Founder and Vice-president of the Board of CPCI – the Portuguese Confederation of the Real Estate and Construction Sector; • Founder and Permanent Member of the Housing Council of the Lisbon City Hall; • Founder and Member of the “Observatório do Imobiliário de Lisboa”; • Member of the Advisory Board of SIL – Portuguese Real Estate Fair; • Founder and President of several portuguese and international real estate companies.
Rafael Avilés Uruñuela
Senior Advisor - Spain
Ares Management
Spain
Biography:

Rafael Aviles began working with AML on July 2013 upon AREA Property Partners’ merger into Ares. Both at Ares, and previously at AREA since 2010, he has had the responsibility for the Iberian business helping to manage and originate deals in Spain and Portugal. He has c.30 years experience in real estate, including 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 Director and then MD for Grosvenor Spain and a Director of Grosvenor Continental Europe from 2002 to 2010. Before Grosvenor, he had been investment partner at JLL and MD at Procisa and Hammerson Spain during the 90’s. Currently, Rafael's main act

Jesús Abellán Gómez
CEO
Arum Group
Spain
Biography:

Jesús Abellán holds a degree in Business Administration and an MBA from ESADE (Barcelona). He also completed the Financial and Management Program at Stanford University (California). He began his career at Banc de Sabadell, holding various positions related to financial markets and investment funds and on the treasury desk at Sabadell Multibanca. Subsequently he spent five years as Financial Director at Cilsa before becoming Head of Corporate Finance at MedGroup, a real estate investment and management company backed by George Soros’s real estate investment fund. He spent 12 years at MedGroup in different roles, ultimately becoming Managing Director.

Brian Betel
Managing Partner
ASG Iberia Advisors
Spain
Segment: Private Equity Real Estate Investment
Biography:
Brian has worked for more than 22 years doing acquisitions, dispositions and asset management of a wide range of commercial and residential real estate and loan portfolio workouts in 6 countries. Brian ended a 14 year career at Cerberus as the MD in Spain before moving on to open the Activum Iberia SG office in Spain.
Cliff Wagner
Senior Vice President
Avenue Capital
Spain
Ezequiel Domínguez Lucena
Coordinador General de Planeamiento, Des
Ayuntamiento de Madrid
Biography:
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