PERE Global Investor Forum 2012
Kennedy Wilson is a real estate operating company that provides a diversified array of real estate investments and services in the U.S., Europe and Japan. The company was founded in 1977 as a real estate auction business and has since grown into a vertically integrated international real estate firm headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA with 23 offices throughout the U.S., United Kingdom, Ireland and Japan. Kennedy Wilson is an industry leader, with assets under management of approximately $12 billion and managing more than 50 million square feet of office, retail, industrial and residential properties.
The company is defined by two core business segments: KW Investments invests our capital and our equity partners’ capital in multifamily, residential and office properties as well as loans secured by real estate. KW Services provides a full array of real estate related services to investors and lenders, with a strong focus on financial institution-based clients.
Henderson Global Investors is a leading multi-asset independent investment management company managing €80.0bn in assets. We are a major investor in the global property market with over 30 years in-depth experience working on behalf of segregated direct mandates, pooled funds, property securities and fund of funds clients.
We have a global property presence with offices in London, Paris, Frankfurt, Luxembourg, Milan, Madrid, Vienna, Hamburg, Chicago, Hartford, Beijing, Hong Kong and Singapore, managing €14.9bn of property assets.
Our property funds are managed by specialist teams who offer expertise with a difference, applying their own experience and dedication to the management and style of their portfolios. Each team is supported by our experienced senior Property Management Team as well as an integrated property investment platform. This platform includes finance, debt and currency management, performance analytics, client care, fund and transaction structuring, development and research.
We have consistently shown innovation in investment ideas remaining committed to constantly reviewing our processes in order to best address our clients’ needs and interests.
Note: All figures as at 31 March 2012
The Xander Group Inc. is an institutional investment firm focused on long term, value investing. Xander invests primarily in businesses which operate in the infrastructure, hospitality, entertainment, retail and real estate sectors, and currently manages equity capital in excess of US$ 2 billion. The firm’s over 80 professionals comprise experienced investment, venture and asset management teams supported by a dedicated advisory and operations group. The firm operates from a network of offices in London, Mauritius, New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Singapore.
Since 2005, Xander has committed a large part of its equity capital to the Indian market. The firm’s portfolio comprises over 50 million square feet and includes integrated townships, group housing, office complexes, large format retail centers, urban mixed-use projects, and industrial facilities. The firm is also invested in over 1,850 hotel keys and 950 kilometers of toll roads.
Tristan Capital Partners are a London-based real estate investment management company, specialising in investment strategies in all property types across the UK and continental Europe for select institutional and private investors.
Their pan-European real estate investment funds include "core-plus" and "value added/opportunistic" strategies with total assets under management of €3.0bn.
Tristan Capital Partners has built a top-tier, independent investment management boutique, owned and managed by its principals with 45 members of staff in six locations. Their professionals have developed a multi-year, multi-fund track record which has established the firm as one of the leading investment teams in Europe.
Yardi is a global leader in the design, development, and support of integrated asset and property management software for organizations of all sizes. With 30 years of experience delivering responsive and innovative real estate software and services, Yardi serves clients around the world from offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The company understands the unique requirements of the real estate industry and has the technical expertise and vision necessary to create powerful solutions for those needs which facilitate growth and profitability for its clients.
Yardi Investment Management™ enables significant operational savings and increased returns from today’s highly competitive investment climate. Real-time views of investment activity and asset operations with tenant-level detail allow investors, managers, and fund advisors to monitor and adjust investment strategies easily for consistent growth and profitability. Built-in, GAAP-based accounting and ownership structure tracking automate rule-based consolidations, equity accounting, contributions and distributions, waterfalls, eliminations, and more. Comprehensive, customizable reporting allows users to conduct in-depth performance analyses and track complex deal structures from anywhere, at any time, so they can respond quickly to market fluctuations and strengthen returns.
The Yardi Investment Management Suite is an integrated set of browser-based investment management tools designed specifically for the real estate industry. Centralized property financial and operating data enable integrated consolidations, allocations, valuations, forecasting, business intelligence, CRM, and investor reporting. The Yardi Investment Management Suite accommodates all types of real estate investments, including wholly owned assets, joint ventures, equity participation, leveraged and unleveraged equity investments, debt vehicles, and more. It supports small and large individual, institutional, and off-shore investors as well as investment managers, property managers, and consultants.
For more information, visit www.yardi.com.
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