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Grayken Program in International Real Estate 2018 · Tuesday, October 23, 2018


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The China Club
13/F, The Old Bank of China Building
Bank Street, Central
Hong Kong
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
8:00-8:50 amRegistration & Breakfast
8:50-9:00 amWelcome

Joe Gyourko, Martin Bucksbaum Professor of Real Estate, Finance and Business Economics & Public Policy; Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Director, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School

Susan Stutsman Sessa, Managing Director, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School

Maisy Wong, James T. Riady Associate Professor of Real Estate; Assistant Director, Grayken Program in International Real Estate, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School

9:00-10:00 amA Conversation with Marc Rowan, Co-Founder and Senior Managing Director, Apollo Global Management, LLC

Facilitator: Geoffrey Garrett, Dean of the Wharton School; Reliance Professor of Management and Private Enterprise at the Wharton School; Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania

10:00-10:10 amBreak
10:10-11:10 amIs India Property the Next Great Global Growth Story?

India has tantalized property investors for decades. How has the Modi government and the changing competitive landscape in Asia affected the opportunities in India? Hear leading financiers, owners and investors discuss what one needs to do to prosper in India.

Moderator: Anand B. Madduri, Senior Managing Director, Head of the Opportunity Fund in Asia, Lone Star Funds
Panelists: Anil Agarwal, Head of Asian Financial Research, Morgan Stanley
Vinod Rai, Former Comptroller and Auditor General, India
Rajiv Rattan, Founder, RattanIndia Group; Co-Founder, Indiabulls Group
J.C. Sharma
, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, SOBHA Limited 

11:10-11:20 amBreak
11:20-12:20 pmChanging Macro Risks and the Chinese Property Markets

Political and economic factors ranging from global trade wars to national deleveraging strategies are changing the macro environment for investing in and managing real estate companies and properties. Hear from leading investors and owners in China on what the macro situation for micro-level decisions on the ground.

Moderator: Joe Gyourko
Panelists: Goodwin Gaw, Managing Principal and Chairman, Gaw Capital Partners
Grant Horsfield, Founder and Chairman, naked Group
Mark Newman, President, Asia, Lone Star Funds

12:20-1:20 pmIntroduction of Forest Lin, Maisy Wong

Forest Lin, Managing Partner, Tencent Investment, How to Find the Next Generation Platform Companies?

1:20-1:30 pmClosing Remarks

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