GRI Club returns to Portugal
One of the most exclusive business clubs in the world, the GRI Club returns to Portugal between 20 and 21 September 2021 at Lisbon’s Marriott Hotel.
The event will provide a two-day get-together for senior investors, lenders and developers active in the Portuguese real estate market. So far 70 investors and movers and shakers, many from Portugal’s property and banking sector, have signed up.
On the agenda this year is ‘Innovative Housing and Living Models – what are the main challenges on asset operation?; Golden Visa – What are the main challenges of Portugal’s top investment destinations?; Capital Flows – Local JVs – the future or little equity to play?; Lending & Capital Transactions – Low liquidity, how to remain competitive after the recovery?; NPLs & Distressed Opportunities – Bargains here or still waiting for the bottom?; Future Offices – Still resilient or post COVID demand shuffle?; Hospitality – Distressed Wave or Recovery possible through acquisitions?; Local Investment & Urban Agenda – Underwriting risk, are all parties aligned? Retail and Logistics – Reimagine physical stores or reinvent landlord/tenant partnerships? Residential – Fundamentals never better or pricing not matching demand?.
The chairs of the panels for the tentative programme will include Bruno Lobo of S&A Capital, Diogo Ivo Cruz, Invest Lisboa, Rita Marques, Secretary of State for Tourism, Carlos Andrade Novo Banco, José Araújo, Millennium, João Bugalho, Whitestar Asset Solutions, João Tinoco The Edge Group, Nuno Antunes, HipoGes Iberia S.L., Julio Delgado, Quinta da Ombria, Hugo Lima, Lucios, Miguel Luz, Cascais Town Council, João Carlos Lelis, Sonae Sierra, Paulo Coelho, Lurra Capital, João Sousa JPS Group, José Carlos Botelho, Vanguard Properties, João Pita, Round Hill Capital, Paulo Barradas, Norfin, among many others.
The GRI Club is a global fraternity of real estate leaders. Members find the club a useful way to maintain valuable relationships, find new business partners, and strengthen their global networks.
Through tailor made occasions, its meetings offer a unique platform for the construction and deepening of relationships, development of partnerships, and fostering business. They are also a stage for high level debates on strategic market themes, recognising the different perspectives of the industry.
The Club is by invitation only and press attendance is governed by strict rules in which the speaker’s identities remain secret and opinions are not quoted directly. For more information go to: https://www.griclub.org/club/real-estate/gri-club-portugal_20.html