The Waldorf Hilton, Aldwych, London

11 October 2016

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The Estates Gazette, 4th Property Asset Management Summit, in partnership with Cushman & Wakefield will be held on October 11th 2016 at The Waldorf Hilton, Aldwych.

Focusing on the life cycle of an asset from managing and driving value, it will look at what occupiers want and how the industry will need to embrace change.

Asset managers and other experts will explain the concrete steps they are taking to deal with macro trends in business, the investment climate and other factors that are influencing asset management.

If you would like to

  • Keep abreast of the latest trends in property management;
  • Progress your continuing professional development;
  • To obtain knowledge on latest initiatives/policy in property asset management;
  • And network with your colleagues from across the sector,

Then this event is for you.

Who should attend?


Asset Managers

  • Property Asset Managers
  • Commercial Property Management
  • Head of Property Management
  • Property Asset Management teams
  • Built Asset Consultancies


  • Directors
  • Partners
  • Associate Directors
  • Surveyors
  • Architects

Investors / Developers

  • Institutional Investors – Property Asset Management teams
  • Developers
  • Asset Managers
  • Fund Managers
  • Investment Managers
  • Senior Partners


Day schedule

Tuesday 11 October

Registration and breakfast Main room Main room
CHAIR'S INTRODUCTION: David Hatcher, Head of News & Finances, Estates Gazette Main room Main room
PANEL DISCUSSION: Achieving growth in your asset management portfolio, with Matt Kelly (Investment Director, Anglezark), Pete Finnerty (Commercial Director EMEA, MRI Software), Richard Croft (Chief Executive Officer, M7 Real Estate LLP) and John Maddison (Partner, Quadrant Estates). Main room Main room
Coffee break
What will changes to business rates mean for the property sector? Blake Penfold (Business Rates Consultant,, Jonathan Cole (Acquisitions Manager, Ellandi) and Ion Fletcher (Director of Policy, British Property Federation) discuss. Main room Main room
PANEL DISCUSSION: EPC ratings where are we now - 18 months to deadline? With Vicky Cotton (Environmental Director, Workman LLP) and Simon Clouston (Director - Commercial Property & Energy Services, WSP Group). Main room Main room
All the findings from the Real Estate Technology Survey. John Cuppello (CEO, Qube Global Software) and Andrew Walker (MD, Remit Consulting) discuss. Main room Main room
Digital disruption: innovate or perish, with Juliette Morgan (Head of Futures Group, Cushman & Wakefield). Main room Main room
PANEL DISCUSSION: What do occupiers want? With Susana Clarke (Head of Asset Services Spain, Cushman & Wakefield). Main room Main room
How to achieve value in sustainability now, with Caroline Hill (Head of Sustainability, Land Securities). Main room Main room
Refreshment break Main room Main room
What the hell is wellbeing and why does it matter? With Despina Katsikakis (Transforming Workplace Expert). Main room Main room
PANEL DISCUSSION: New technologies in building space and design, with Roger Hawkins (Architect/Partner, Hawkins Brown) and Laurence Kemball-Cook (CEO and Founder, Pavegen). Main room Main room


Cushman & Wakefield asset services



Antony Schober

Commercial Director, Asset Services EMEA

Jonathan Keeley

Head of London Asset Services

Catherine Lambert

Retail Asset Managment

Nikki Ford

EMEA Retail Marketing Manager