Guy is currently Managing Director, Real Estate Investments at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Asia Inc. (CPPIB), responsible for the acquisition of real estate investments for the fund across Asia, with a specific focus on Greater China. Since joining CPPIB in 2009 Guy has overseen the growth of the China portfolio to its current equity exposure of over USD3 billion. CPPIB currently has over USD 45 billion invested in property globally of which over USD 10 billion is invested in Asia.
Before joining CPPIB, Guy was Vice President and Chief Representative of Citi Property Investors (CPI) China based in Shanghai. Guy joined CPI in February 2005 and successfully completed over USD 500 million of commercial and residential transactions by asset value in Greater China. In addition to his role in acquisitions, Guy was also actively involved in asset management and was responsible for investor relations for CPI’s Asia Fund, which totalled USD 1.3 billion of commitments.
Prior to joining CPI, Guy worked in the Corporate Finance department of Citigroup both in Hong Kong and Moscow, Russia and was also previously a Managing Director of Savills China for five years, establishing the company’s presence in Shanghai. He holds a MBA from New York University and a MA in Chinese from Oxford University.
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
4:10 PM – 5:10 PM
Grand Ballroom, Lower Lobby, Conrad Hong Kong
A discussion with global investors on how geopolitics, economics, technology, and demographics play out in real estate investment markets. When disruption becomes the norm, how should we position our businesses to capture new opportunities and growth, and where can we find these opportunities in today's rapidly-evolving markets?