|DLA Piper's 4th European Real Estate Summit will be held at etc. venues, 155 Bishopsgate, London on November 20, 2019.
This year we will be introducing quick-fire debates alongside our traditional panel sessions and we are excited to hear some interesting and challenging viewpoints in these debates. We are delighted to welcome a fantastic selection speakers and panellists for this event, details of which can be found below.
More speakers are being confirmed all the time, please check back regularly!
Equity Group Investments
Sam Zell is the Chairman of Equity Group Investments (EGI), the private investment firm he founded more than 40 years ago. The firm's investments span industries and continents and include interests in finance, energy, transportation, communications, health care and real estate. Mr. Zell is recognized as a founding father of today's public real estate industry after creating three of the largest REITs in history.
He is also Founder and Chairman of Equity International, a private investment firm focused on building real estate-related businesses in international emerging markets. Mr. Zell has been particularly active in bringing Equity International's companies to the public markets.
Three of these investments are listed on the New York Stock Exchange: Gafisa, a leading homebuilder in Brazil; Xinyuan, a fast-growing regional homebuilder in China; and Homex, Mexico's leading homebuilder. A fourth, BR Malls, Brazil's largest retail property owner and operator, is listed on the Bovespa.
The 2019 summit will be held at etc. venues, 155 Bishopsgate, London.
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