Christie Ou is the Asia-Pacific reporter for PERE covering the private equity real estate markets in the region. Prior to joining PERE, she covered Asia’s business market for Bloomberg Business Week Chinese and the credit market for UK-based Private Debt Investor. She is a native speaker of Cantonese and Mandarin, with solid command of writing and speaking
in English. Christie holds her bachelor degree at London School of Economics and a master degree in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.
The private equity giant has been given a vote of confidence in its controversial appointment of John Pattar in 2018 after it raised 40% of the capital for its first Asia real estate fund from investors also invested in his former Fudo Capital fund series.