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Webinar: ESG Investing opportunities for the REF market

05 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00

Capacity: 0 / 0

Join Andrew Petersen, Partner, Alston & Bird, and a superb panel line-up as they focus on ESG Investing opportunities for the REF market. Leveraging more than 20 years of structured finance experience, Andrew guides clients in their private equity and private debt finance transactions involving borrowing, lending, restructurings, workouts, and enforcements. He founded the firm’s Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance (ESG) Advisory Group and counsels clients on ESG compliance and governance

Topics to be discussed: 
- Hear what ESG means for a sponsor, a non-bank lender, an institutional lender and an investor 
- Understand how embracing ESG can benefit real estate ownership, lending and investing 
- Question whether more stick and carrots are needed to incentivize ESG investing? 
- Learn how to manage risk and future proof real estate assets - Recognise ESG good versus ESG poor

- Barry Fowler, Managing Director, Alternative Income, Real Assets, Aviva Investors 
- Apwinder Foster, Head of Investment Strategy, DRC Capital LLP 
- Jim Gott, Senior Director, Mount Street
- Leah Barnes, Sustainability Manager, Commercial Estates Group

Submit your questions in advance of the session to Carol, deadline noon – Monday 3 May

This webinar is free to all CREFCE members 


Non-members can join for a fee of £25 + VAT – contact Louise 
Any queries can be directed to Louise