Board of Directors

2019 AFIRE Board of Directors


Australia

Eric C. Wurtzebach
Senior Managing Director, Macquarie Capital (USA) Inc.
2019-2020

Matthew Strotton
Senior Vice President US Property Funds, QIC
2019-2020

Jaap Tonckens
Group Chief Financial Officer, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
2019


Canada 

Jane Gavan
Chief Executive Officer, Dream Global REIT
2019-2020
 
Lisa Lafave
Senior Portfolio Manager, Real Estate, HOOPP
2019-2020
 
Ted Willcocks
Global Head of Asset Management, Manulife 
2018-2019
 

China

Kai-yan Lee
Managing Director, Vanke
2018-2019
 

Denmark

Michael Nielsen
Chief Executive Officer, ATP Real Estate
2018-2019
 

France

Steve McCarthy
US Head, Asset Management and Transaction
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers
2018-2019
 

Germany

Christoph Donner
Chief Executive Officer, Allianz Real Estate of America LLC
2019-2020
 
Markus Zoppa
Head of the Americas, DEKA Immobilien GmbH
2018-2019
 
Sylvia Gross
Managing Director-Head of Capital Markets, HQ Capital Real Estate
2019-2020
 

Hong Kong

Goodwin Gaw
Managing Principal and Chairman, Gaw Capital Partners
2018-2019
 
Raymond Chow
Executive Director, Commercial Property, Hongkong Land
2019-2020


Israel

Chaim Katzman
Chairman of the Board, Gazit-Group USA
2018-2019

El Rosenheim
Managing Director, Profimex Ltd.
2018-2019


Japan

Jun Asaki
Senior Vice President, Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
2018-2019
 
John E. Westerfield
Chief Executive Officer, Mitsui Fudosan America, Inc.
2018-2019
 
Tomiji Hasegawa
Executive Officer, Investor
Relations Department Head, Tokyu Land Capital Management Inc.
2019-2020


Kuwait

Abdulaziz Al-Marzooq
Chief Executive Officer
KFH Capital Investment Company
2018-2019
 
Marwan Isbaih
General Manager, National Bank of Kuwait
2018-2019
 
Ali O. Alghannam
Chief Executive Officer, Oqyana Real Estate Company
2018-2019


The Netherlands

Phil McAndrews
Head of Real Estate Equity, Aegon
2019-2020
 
Steven Hason
Managing Director and Co-Head, Americas Real Estate; Head, Americas Infrastructure, APG Asset Management
2019-2020
 
Stephen Tross
Managing Director, International Investments Bouwinvest REIM
2019-2020


Norway

Karen Horstmann
Portfolio Manager, Norges Bank Investment Management
2019-2020
 

Singapore

Tracy Stroh
Senior Vice President, GIC Real Estate, Inc.
2019-2020
 
Ralf Wessel
Head of Fund Management and Business Development, Global Logistics Properties Limited
2018-2019
 
Dolf Renaud
Executive Vice President - The Americas, OUE Limited
2019-2020
 

Spain

Ignacio Diego
Chief Executive Officer, Avila Real Estate, LLC
2018-2019
 

Sweden

Helena Olin
Head of Real Estate, AP2 Second Swedish National Pension Fund
2018-2019

Catherine Pfeiffenberger
Senior Vice President, Skanska
2018-2019
 

Switzerland

Bardo Magel
Global Head of Asset Management, AFIAA AG
2019-2020
 
David C. Brainerd
Chief Investment Officer, Capital Guidance Corporation
2018-2019
 
Thomas B. Brown
Partner, LGT Capital Partners
2018-2019
 

United Arab Emirates

Thomas R. Arnold 
Head of Americas, Real Estate, ADIA
2019-2020
 
Brent Steele
Head of Americas RE​, Abu Dhabi Investment Council
2019-2020
 

United Kingdom

Ian D. Hawksworth
Chief Executive, Capital and Counties Properties PLC
2018-2019

Will Gibby
Deputy Fund Manager, Hermes Real Estate Investment Manager Ltd.
2018-2019

G. Christopher McGibbon
Senior Managing Director, Head of the Americas, TH Real Estate
2019-2020
 

Associate                                     

Dietrich Heidtmann
Managing Director-Head of International Capital Markets, GTIS Partners
2018-2019
 
Clyde Holland
Chief Executive Officer and President, Holland Partner Group
2019-2020
 
Ronald M. Dickerman
President, Madison International Realty, LLC
2018-2019
 
Michael F. Streicker
Managing Director, Sentinel Real Estate Corporation
2018-2019
 
Lanhee Yung
Managing Director, Global Capital Raising and Investor Relations, Starwood Capital Group Global, LLC
2019-2020
 


Meetings & Conferences
 

2019 Data & Technology Summit

Deloitte
Chicago, Illinois 
July 9-10, 2019
 

2019 Annual Membership Meeting

Seattle Sheraton Hotel
Seattle, WA
September 10-12, 2019

 

2019 AFIRE at EXPO REAL

Munich, Germany
October 7-9, 2019

Event Registration

  • Jul
    09,
    2019

    We look forward to seeing you in Chiacgo! Tuesday, July 9th Cocktails and Dinner at Prim...

  • Sep
    10,
    2019

    Brief Agenda Tuesday, September 10th: 8:00AM-10:00AM - AFIRE Executive Committee Meeting ...