Alison Cooke is Managing Director of Starr International’s Asia Pacific Real Estate Investment strategy, where she is responsible for investment sourcing, underwriting, acquisition and asset management. She has 28 years’ experience in a wide range of real estate functions. Prior to joining Starr in 2008, she was CEO of the HK branch of First American Title Insurance Company and a director at JLL for 16 years, based in the UK, Jakarta and Hong Kong, where she advised clients on real estate strategy in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. Alison holds a degree in Land Management from the University of Reading, UK. She is a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, a Trustee of the Urban Land Institute and Asia Pacific Chair of the WLI.