Executive Director (Finance) George Chan hosted the Roundtable in REIW Summit
Asia’s largest real estate industry gathering – the 13th Annual REIW Asia 2014 – was organized from June 25 and 26 in Singapore. Mr George Chan, China Xintiandi Executive Director – Finance, participated in the roundtable themed “Driving income returns and value creation through retail anchored mixed-use”. He also joined the GP-LP Summit and Yardi’s private luncheon.
Mr Chan highlighted the uniqueness of China Xintiandi’s master-planned communities and the multiplier effect on businesses in the area. Unlike companies focused on “Big box” type of mixed-use developments, China Xintiandi design their products with cities’ cultural background in mind, it also maintains an active program of cultural & entertainment events that encourage repeat visits and enhance consumer loyalty. He demonstrated how communities that are emotionally connected to people drive better returns and contribute positively to the prosperity of their districts.
(Real estate industry specialists at the REIW Asia forum)