Chairing PERE China Forum 2017 In Shanghai

It was a pleasure to chair the PERE China Forum 2017 last week in Shanghai. I felt there was less talk on markets overall and more on very specific real estate ‘products’ this year across all sectors and niches; interesting to hear perspectives on inbound and outbound investments from leading players including Fosun, Vanke and the discussions involving the major PERE LPs and GPs. We also heard that a solid due diligence is no less vital for the Chinese buying in the US than for the Western firms coming in to China…