Asia Pacific Leadership

ULI Asia Pacific Chairman

Nicholas Brooke

Having been involved in the real estate sector for over 50 years and across three continents, Nicholas Brooke has a wealth of experience across a broad spectrum of roles, from advising on commercial property development and investment, to leading numerous government advisory and public service initiatives. Widely traveled, most of his professional career has been spent in Asia. He has been based in Hong Kong for more than 35 years.

Brooke is currently chairman of Professional Property Services Group, which is a specialist real estate consultancy for the Asia Pacific region, and chairman of the Hong Kong Harbourfront Commission. He has been a ULI member for more than 20 years and has played a major part in its growth across the Asia Pacific.  Brooke was named ULI Life Trustee in June 2018, the first-ever recipient from the region. His two-year term as the ULI Asia Pacific Chairman started on 1 July 2018.

 

ULI Asia Pacific Chief Executive Officer

John Fitzgerald

John Fitzgerald

John opened the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Asia Pacific office in Hong Kong in 2007. As Chief Executive of ULI Asia Pacific he is the Institute’s lead executive in the region responsible for ULI’s strategy, initiatives, and operations across Asia Pacific.

John and his team in Asia Pacific engage the region’s public and private sectors leaders on issues of land use and real estate development with a focus on improving sustainability, affordability, mobility, and infrastructure. John is responsible for key ULI initiatives such as: ULI Asia Pacific Summit, ULI/PwC Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Asia Pacific report, Awards for Excellence, Professional Development, Advisory Services, and strategic partnerships.

Before relocating to Hong Kong, John directed ULI’s Global Study Tour program leading delegations of senior executives and public officials to visit numerous countries with the core mission to exchange best practices on critical land use and development issues. Prior to joining ULI in 1998, John worked for a consulting firm in Washington, DC developing leadership and education programs on Capitol Hill.

ULI Asia Pacific Executive Committee

Nicholas Brooke

Chair
Chairman
ULI Asia Pacific
Central
Hong Kong

Thomas W. Toomey

Ex Officio
Chairman, CEO & President
UDR, Inc.
Highlands Ranch
CO
United States

W. Edward Walter

Ex Officio
Global Chief Executive Officer
Urban Land Institute
Washington
DC
United States

Dr. Ngee Huat Seek

Immediate Past Chairman
Chairman
GLP
Singapore

Tetsuji Arimori

Member
Executive Vice President
Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.
Tokyo
Japan

Albert Chan

Member
Director of DPD
Shui On Land
Shanghai
China

Henry Cheng

Member
CEO / Executive Director
Chongbang Development Group
Shanghai
China

Sean Chuan-Sheng Chiao

Member
President, Asia Pacific
AECOM-AP
Shatin, N.T.
Hong Kong

Raymond Chow

Member
Executive Director, Commercial Property
Hongkong Land Limited
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Alison Cooke

Member
Managing Director - Real Estate
Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia) Limited
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Scott Christopher Dunn

Member
Vice President
AECOM
Singapore
Singapore

Peter Holland

Member
Director International Property Economics
Cistri
Singapore
Singapore

Teng Chye Khoo

Member
Executive Director | Ministry of National Development, Singapore
Centre for Liveable Cities
Singapore

Phil Kim

Member
Managing Director, Asia Pacific
Jerde Partnership
Causeway Bay
Hong Kong

Susan MacDonald

Member
Head of Retail
Mirvac Projects Pty Ltd
Sydney
NSW
Australia

Annabelle Matthews

Member
Planning Services Manager
Brisbane City Council
Yeronga
QLD
Australia

Hiroo Mori

Member
Director and Executive Vice President
MORI BUILDING CO.LTD.
Tokyo
Japan

Blake G. Olafson

Member
Managing Partner
Asia Capital Real Estate Pte Ltd
Singapore
Singapore

Richard T.G. Price

Member
Chief Executive Officer - Asia Pacific
CBRE Global Investors-US
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Raymond D. Rufino

Member
Co-President
TheNetGroup Real Estate Management Corporation
Taguig
Philippines

Delfin Angelo Chua Wenceslao

Member
CEO
D.M. Wenceslao & Associates Inc.
Paranaque
Philippines