is the Director of Public Affairs at INREV, a position he has held since the
spring of 2011. In that role, he leads INREV’s efforts to track and shape the
development of European regulatory initiatives that could affect non-listed
real estate funds.
He is based in Brussels, where INREV opened a Public Affairs office in the spring of 2012. He was also formerly responsible for the professional standards portfolio at INREV. As a lawyer, he has also worked in Germany, Italy, Turkey and in Washington DC, where he was involved in legislative and regulatory development.
|09.30 - 10.15||
The future of REIFs
Technology, ESG, Brexit, tax, substance… What keeps real estate fund managers awake at night? (part II – following 2018)
|10.15 - 10.35||
AML – applying regulatory expectation for PE and RE in practice
AML/CTF regulation contains rules that players need to translate into their operational reality. This panel will look at some practical questions of the PE/RE industry, such as applying AML/CTF regulations to the PE/RE assets cycle.
|11.20 - 12.05||
Structuring a RE fund with the investor's jurisdiction in mind
Wherever you are, a Luxembourg property vehicle will allow you to invest worldwide… but small differences apply. Find out what they are.
Different approaches to risk management
There is no one way: in- or outsource risk management? Early involvement and post-deal stress testing: how to organise the process? Which reporting tools to use?
|15.30 - 16.10||
RE regulation and tax alert
What are the key considerations for RE fund structuring in an ever-changing regulatory and tax environment? Fund distribution is changing and so are the fund types used (open-ended). How does this influence NAV calculations? Is the expectation shifting towards short-term (re)structuring? What effect does ATAD II have?
|16.10 - 16.55||
Putting capital to work in infrastructure