BlackRock to discuss global real estate securities at Hamburg summit
Blackrock’s James Wilkinson (pictured) and Steve Ralff will discuss Global Real Estate Securities at the InvestmentEurope Pan European Fund Selector Summit held in Hamburg on 7-9 October.
During their presentation, the speakers will focus on the benefits of the asset class relative to other sources of real estate exposure and how BlackRock seeks consistent alpha via its proprietary risk and valuation framework.
James Wilkinson, managing director, is the co-global CIO of the Global Real Estate Securities Group with 18 years investment experience. He was previously a fund manager at Thames River Capital where he worked on a range of traditional long only and long/short real estate securities funds, including the S&P Capital IQ Gold rated Thames River Real Estate Securities Fund.
Steven Ralff is a director and member of the Real Estate Product Strategy team within BlackRock Alternative Investors. He is responsible for marketing and developing products for the Global Real Estate Securities Group.