Event Overview:

SMARTInvest Real Estate: The Future is REITs

In this event we explored how and why leading REITs are building their capacity to grow, providing innovative answers to traditional questions and preparing to differentiate themselves for the future.

Topics discussed included riding the MENA REIT wave, succession planning and the REIT route for family offices,the technology edge and why REITs must evolve intelligently and entering the next phase of the REIT growth cycle.


Abdul wahab Al-Halabi
Group Chief Investment Officer, Equitativa Group

Racha Alkhawaja
Group Chief Distribution & Development Officer, Equitativa Group

Remi Ishak
Chief Financial Officer, Equitativa Group

Fadi Nwilati
Chief Executive Officer, KAIZEN Asset Management Services

Richard Clarke
Partner and Head of Deal Advisory MESA, KPMG Lower Gulf

Mohanad Alwadiya 
Chief Executive Officer, Harbor Real Estate

Sponsors: Equitativa Group, KAIZEN Asset Management Services


Date: March 18, 2018