Cass Real Estate Club

2018 Programme

Time Location Session Title Speakers
8:00 – 9:00 Cass Business School Registration & Breakfast  
9:00 – 9:10 Conference Auditorium  Welcome Marianne Lewis,
Dean of Cass Business School



Edward Alexson,
MSc Real Estate Investment at Cass Business School

9:10 – 9:45 Conference Auditorium Opening Keynote Elisabeth Troni, 
Head of EMEA Research at Cushman & Wakefield
9:45 – 10:45 Conference Auditorium Is Retail Going To Survive The Surge From Logistics
Jon Sleeman,
Lead Director at JLL Logistics and Industrial Research


Sally Bruer,
Head of Research at Tritax


Ekaterina Avdonina,
Managing Director at Delin Capital Asset Management


Ed de Blaby,
MSc Real Estate Investment at Cass Business School 

10:45 – 11:00 Main Reception Room Coffee  
11:00 – 12:00 Conference Auditorium Lending Panel Lesley Chen Davison,
Director of Banking and Treasury at Delancey (Moderator)


Sharon Quinlan,
Managing Director at Barclays


Ben Eppley,
Managing Director at Apollo 


Clive Bull,
Director at Deutsche Bank


Chris Bennett,
Senior Director at DekaBank


Shawn Kaufman,
Director of Debt Strategies at TH Real Estate

12:00 – 13:30 Main Reception Room Lunch  
13:30 – 14:30 Conference Auditorium Is the Build to Rent sector a panacea? Mark Andrews,
Professor at Cass Business School


Rick de Blaby,
Executive Vice Chairman at Get Living


Andrew Brentnall,
Director of Residential Capital Market at Savills


George Braithwaite,
Director of Residential Funding at JLL

13:30 – 14:30 LG002/003 Careers Workshop Dartmouth Partners
14:30 – 15:00 Main Reception Room Coffee  
15:00 – 15:25 Conference Auditorium Keynote Speaker
Elisabeth Teo-Pennell, 
Managing Director at PGIM Real Estate
 15.25 – 16.25 Conference Auditorium Private Equity: Delivering Value Add Returns in the Current Phase of the Cycle  Gergely Koos-Hutas,
Co-Founder of the Cass Real Estate Club


Jason Oram,
Partner at Europa Capital


Van J. Stults,
Managing Director and Founding Partner at Orion Capital Managers


Keith Breslauer,
Founder and Managing Director at Patron Capital Partners


Kean Hird,
Partner at Catalyst Capital 

16:25 – 16:30 Conference Auditorium Closing Statements  
16:30 – Late Main Reception Room Drinks and Networking