Leadership

EXECUTIVE
COMMITTEE

CHAIR

Karen Horstmann
US Head of Acquisitions
Allianz Real Estate of America, Inc.

DEPUTY CHAIR

Kai-yan Lee
Managing Director
Vanke US

TREASURER

Steve McCarthy
Head of North America
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers

CORPORATE SECRETARY

Amy Price
President
BentallGreenOak

MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Mike Hu
Managing Director
Gaw Capital Partners

MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Michael Schram
Director, Private Real Estate
PGGM

CEO

Gunnar Branson
CEO
AFIRE

GENERAL COUNSEL

Paul Meyer
Partner
Mayer Brown LLP

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS

Will McIntosh
Global Head of Research
USAA Real Estate Company

DIRECTOR OF MEMBERSHIP

Janice Stanton
Executive Managing Director, Capital Markets
Cushman & Wakefield

DIRECTOR OF MEMBER RETENTION

Steve Collins
Head, Capital Advisors
JLL

DIRECTOR OF LEGAL AND TAX

R. Byron Carlock, Jr.
US Real Estate Practice Leader
PwC

PRIOR-YEAR CHAIR (2020–21)

Martin Brühl
Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer
Union Investment Real Estate


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Alphabetized by company

Alexia Gottschalch 🇳🇱
US Head of Equity and Global Head of Client Strategy
Aegon
2022

Bardo Magel 🇨🇭
Head of Asset Management International
AFIAA Anlagestiftung
2021–2022

Stanley Iezman 🇺🇸
Chairman/CEO
American Realty Advisors
2022–2023

Helena Olin 🇸🇪
Head of Real Estate
AP2 Second Swedish National Pension Fund
2022–2023

Ignacio Diego 🇪🇸
CEO
Avila Real Estate, LLC
2022–2023

Amy Erixon 🇺🇸
Principal, President, Global Investment Management
Avison Young
2022–2023

Steve McCarthy 🇫🇷
Head of North America
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers
2022–2023

Lili Dunn 🇺🇸
Managing Director
Bell Partners
2021–2022

Amy Price 🇨🇦
President
BentallGreenOak
2021–2022

Amer Hammour 🇨🇭
Chairman
Capital Guidance
2022–2023

Driss Oualkadi 🇩🇪
President, Managing Director
Deka Real Estate Services USA
2022–2023

Jane Gavan 🇨🇦
CEO
Dream Asset Management
2021–2022

João Madeira de Andrade 🇵🇹
Board Member
Fidelidade Property Europe
2021–2022

Mike Hu 🇭🇰
Managing Director
Gaw Capital Partners
2022–2023

Chaim Katzman 🇮🇱
Chairman of the Board
Gazit-Group USA
2022–2023

Michael Krupa 🇨🇳
President
Gemdale
2021–2022

Ian Brownlow 🇭🇰
Board Member and Senior Advisor
Gemini Rosemont
2022–2023

Nicholas Garattini 🇮🇹
Head of Indirect Investments
Generali Real Estate
2022-2023

Tracy Stroh 🇸🇬
Senior Vice President
GIC Real Estate, Inc.
2021–2022

Ralf Wessel 🇸🇬
Head of Fund Management and Business Development
GLP PTE Ltd.
2022–2023

Michael Beattie 🇬🇧
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Grosvenor
2021–2022

Glenn Grimaldi 🇬🇧
Executive Vice President
HSBC Bank USA, NA
2022–2023

Catherine Pfieffenberger 🇩🇪
Managing Director, Head of Development and Construction
Jamestown LP
2022–2023

Abdulaziz Al-Marzooq 🇰🇼
CEO
KFH Capital Investment Company KSCC
2022–2023

Barry Green 🇭🇰
Head of US
Lighthouse Real Estate Investments
2022–2023

Eric C. Wurtzebach 🇦🇺
Senior Managing Director, Head of Americas
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets Inc.
2021–2022

Mike McNamara 🇨🇦
Global Head of Real Estate Investments
Manulife
2021–2022

Ichiro Miyoshi 🇯🇵
Assistant to Division COO, Asset Finance Division
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
2022–2023

Michael Campbell 🇦🇪
Head of Global Real Estate
Mubadala Investment Company
2021–2022

Genghis Hadi 🇸🇦
Cofounder and Managing Principal
Nahla Capital
2022–2023

Marwan Isbaih 🇰🇼
General Manager
National Bank of Kuwait
2022–2023

Peter Viehe-Naess 🇯🇵
Portfolio Manager and Director, Real Estate and Infrastructure Investments
Nippon Life Global Investors Americas, Inc.
2022–2023

Tom McKay 🇯🇵
Executive Vice President and CDO
North America Sekisui House
2021–2022

Randy Giraldo 🇬🇧
Portfolio Manager
Nuveen
2022–2023

Ali O. Alghannam 🇰🇼
CEO
Oqyana Real Estate Company
2022–2023

Michael Schram 🇳🇱
Director, Private Real Estate
PGGM
2021–2022

El Rosenheim 🇮🇱
Founder and CEO
Profimex Ltd.
2022–2023

Byron LaMotte 🇨🇳
Managing Director
Seven Valleys
2022–2023

Maggie Coleman 🇺🇸
Managing Partner
Sera Global
2020–2021

Russel Appel 🇺🇸
Founding Principal
The Praedium Group
2022–2023

Thomas O’Shea 🇨🇭
Managing Director, Head of Portfolio and Client Services
UBS Realty Investors
2022–2023

Kai-yan Lee 🇨🇳
Managing Director
Vanke
2022–2023

Peter Grey-Wolf 🇩🇪
Vice President
Wealthcap Management
2021-2022

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