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Thomas Duffell

Thomas Duffell is the Asia Editor for PEI Media. Based in PEI’s Hong Kong office, he is responsible for the cohort of Hong Kong-based reporters and Research & Analytics personnel as the company’s senior editorial representative in the region. He was previously Features Editor for PEI’s private equity real estate title PERE, where he was responsible for the publication's long-form journalism and analysis.

Shifting gears in the secondaries market

Managers of real estate secondaries funds are creating their own niches to put to work the huge sums of dry powder they collected in recent years.

Asia roundtable: Growing from within

Even as increased geopolitical risk threatens to undermine Asia’s continued economic growth, the outlook for real estate in the region remains positive,

Global Investor 50: QuadReal goes global

QuadReal is undertaking an ambitious international growth plan after being launched by bcIMC, one of Canada’s largest institutional investment managers, in 2016. Investors Jonathan Dubois-Phillips of QuadReal and Eric Wurtzebach of Macquarie Capital discuss the challenges and opportunities of going global in today’s marketplace.

Global Investor 50: Macquarie on real estate’s global trendsetters

Capital continues to compete to be invested in global property markets. This is leading the world’s largest pools to commit to the institutionalization of niche sectors and head to ‘growth’ markets in search for outperformance, Macquarie’s Brett Robson tells PERE.

Global Investor 50: Macquarie on real estate’s global trendsetters

Capital continues to compete to be invested in global property markets. This is leading the world’s largest pools to commit to the institutionalization of niche sectors and head to ‘growth’ markets in search for outperformance, Macquarie’s Brett Robson tells PERE.

Global Investor 50: QuadReal goes global

QuadReal is undertaking an ambitious international growth plan after being launched by bcIMC, one of Canada’s largest institutional investment managers, in 2016. Investors Jonathan Dubois-Phillips of QuadReal and Eric Wurtzebach of Macquarie Capital discuss the challenges and opportunities of going global in today’s marketplace.

Klein departs Cromwell for Corestate

The former founder of Park Hill’s Real Estate’s European business is to move on from Australia group Cromwell’s European team after 18 months in the job.

Gaw Capital eats into Fund V equity buying $2.9bn HK retail portfolio

Private equity real estate firm Gaw Capital Partners led a consortium of investors in acquiring a retail portfolio comprising 17 shopping centers in Hong Kong from listed-property company LinkREIT for  HK$23 billion ($2.95 billion; €2.49 billion). The consortium consisted of Gaw and some limited partner co-investors, as well as the private equity arm of New […]

Asia roundtable: Growing from within

Even as increased geopolitical risk threatens to undermine Asia’s continued economic growth, the outlook for real estate in the region remains positive,

Shifting gears in the secondaries market

Managers of real estate secondaries funds are creating their own niches to put to work the huge sums of dry powder they collected in recent years.