Global Governing Trustees

The Global Governing Trustees serve as the high-level leadership group of ULI, responsible for representing and serving as the voice of the broad and diverse membership in substantive matters facing ULI in the execution of its mission, including:

  • Electing the Global Chairman, the Global Board of Directors, Life Trustees, the ULI Foundation Board of Directors, and the Foundation Chairman.
  • Framing the broad direction and agenda of ULI.
  • Providing intellectual capital for the organization and for creating vibrant connections to organizational issues and initiatives.

Global Governing Trustees

Peter Ballon

Chair
Global Head of Real Estate
CPP Investment Board
Toronto
ON
Canada

W. Edward Walter

Global CEO
Global Chief Executive Officer
Urban Land Institute
Washington
DC
United States

Clarissa Alfrink

Member
Frankfurt
Germany

Tetsuji Arimori

Member
Director
Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.
Tokyo
Japan

Dr. Thomas R. Arnold

Member
Senior Advisor
University of Florida
Gainesville
FL
United States

Kenneth F. Bernstein

Member
President, Chief Executive Officer
Acadia Realty Trust
Rye
NY
United States

Michael K. Berry

Member
President
Hillwood, A Perot Company
Fort Worth
TX
United States

Tim Blackburn

Member
Chief Executive
Swire Properties Limited
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Prof. Dr. Stephan Bone-Winkel

Member
ceos Investment GmbH
Berlin
Germany

Jonathan H. Brinsden

Member
CEO
Irvine Company Office Properties
Irvine
CA
United States

Marty Burger

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Silverstein Properties
New York
NY
United States

Joseph C. Canizaro

Past Chair
President/Chief Executive Officer
Columbus Properties, LP
New Orleans
LA
United States

Benjamin Cha

Member
Founder and Chair
Seradac Foundation
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

James J. Chaffin, Jr.

Past Chair
Chairman
Chaffin Light Management, LLC
Okatie
SC
United States

Hei Ming Cheng

Member
Founder and Chairman
KaiLong Investment Management (Shanghai) Co., Ltd
Shanghai
China

Frank Cohen

Member
Senior Managing Director Real Estate
Blackstone
New York
NY
United States

Margaret Coleman

Member
Sera Global
Chicago
IL
United States

Michael M Collins

Member
Founder + CEO
Grayson Capital
Kansas City
MO
United States

Sarah Cooper

Member
Managing Director, Global Head of Real Estate Equity Sales, Hong Kong Leadership Team
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Central
Hong Kong

Fernando Costa

Member
Assistant City Manager
City of Fort Worth
Fort Worth
TX
United States

Dr. Matthew L. Cypher

Member
Director, Real Estate Initiative
Trinity Management and development
Washington
DC
United States

Stephan de Fay

Member
Grand Paris Amenagement
Paris
France

Xavier Denis

Member
Chief Development Officer
AG Real Estate
Brussels
Belgium

Rushabh Desai

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Allianz Real Estate
Singapore
Singapore

Bradford Dockser

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Green Generation
Bethesda
MD
United States

Jeffrey A. Dritley

Member
Managing Partner
Kearny Real Estate Company
Los Angeles
CA
United States

Scott Christopher Dunn

Member
Chief Strategy Officer & Vice President, Asia
AECOM
Singapore
Singapore

Hala El Akl

Member
Senior Director for ESG and Operations
Oxford Properties Group
London
United Kingdom

Ame Engelhart

Member
Central
Hong Kong

Collete English Dixon

Member
Executive Director, Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate
Roosevelt University
Chicago
IL
United States

Carlos Febres-Mazzei

Member
Managing Principal
Quaker Lane Capital
Boston
MA
United States

Juergen Fenk

Member
CEO
Primonial REIM

Antonio Fiol-Silva, FAIA

Member
Founding Principal
SITIO architecture + urbanism
Philadelphia
PA
United States

Harry H. Frampton, III

Past Chair
Chairman & Founding Partner
East West Partners
Vail
CO
United States

Michael J. Franco

Member
Vornado Realty Trust
New York
NY
United States

Marnix Galle

Member
Executive Chairman
IMMOBEL SA/NV
RPM Bruxelles / RPR Brussel
Belgium

Goodwin Gaw

Member
Chairman and Managing Principal
Gaw Capital Partners
Causeway Bay
Hong Kong

Jonathan Geanakos

Member
Executive Managing Director, Global Co-Head / Investor Client Relations
JLL
Boston
MA
United States

Alexander Gebauer

Member
CEO West Europe
Allianz Real Estate
Paris
France

Lisa Y. Gordon, CPA

Member
COO
City of Atlanta
Atlanta
GA
United States

Derek Goring

Member
Executive Vice President, Development
Northcrest Developments
Toronto
ON
Canada

Mark A. Grinis, CPA

Member
Americas Real Estate, Hospitality & Construction Leader
Ernst & Young, LLP
New York
NY
United States

Greenlaw Grupe, Jr.

Past Chair
Chairman
The Grupe Company
Stockton
CA
United States

Beatrice Guedj

Member
Directrice de la Recherche et de l'Innovation
Swiss Life Asset Managers France
Paris
France

Manfred Guenterberg

Member
Member of the Executive Board
Wolfsburg AG
Wolfsburg
Germany

Karim Habra

Member
Head of Europe and Asia-Pacific
Ivanhoé Cambridge Inc.
Paris
France

Mary M. Hager

Member
Executive Director
Greystar
Dallas
TX
United States

Vanessa Hale

Member
Head of Insights & Residential Research
BNP Paribas Real Estate Advisory UK
London
United Kingdom

Sophie Henley-Price

Member
Partner, Managing Director
STUDIOS Architecture
Paris
France

Faron A. Hill

Member
President
Peregrine Oak
Atlanta
GA
United States

Jeffrey D. Horowitz

Member
Bank of America
New York
NY
United States

Karen Horstmann

Member
Head of Equity Acquisitions
Allianz Real Estate
New York
NY
United States

Diane Hoskins, AIA

Member
Co-CEO
Gensler
Washington
DC
United States

Lars Huber

Member
CEO, European Region
Hines Europe Ltd
London
United Kingdom

Yu-Ning Hwang

Member
Chief Planner and Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Urban Redevelopment Authority
Singapore
Singapore

Chris Igwe

Member
Founder
Chris Igwe International
Paris
France

Linda J. Isaacson

Member
Partner
Asia Capital Real Estate Pte Ltd
New York
NY
United States

Robert J. Ivanhoe

Member
Chair, Global Real Estate Practice
Greenberg Traurig
New York
NY
United States

Brian A. Jackson

Member
Executive Vice President, Social Impact Investing
JBG SMITH Properties
Bethesda
MD
United States

Xavier Jongen

Member
Managing Director,
Catella Residential Investment Management GmbH
Berlin
Germany

Louise Kavanagh

Member
Chief Investment Officer & Head of Funds Management, Asia Pacific
Nuveen
Central
Hong Kong

Anne Kavanagh

Member
Member of the Management Board, CIO
PATRIZIA AG
London
United Kingdom

Michael F. Kelly

Past Chair
Retired Managing Director
Madison Marquette
Edina
MN
United States

London Kemp

Member
Director of Global Real Estate & Facilities
Amazon
Malibu
CA
United States

Richard A. Kessler

Member
Chief Operating Officer
Benenson Capital Partners
New York
NY
United States

James D. Klingbeil, Sr.

Past Chair
Klingbeil Capital Management
San Francisco
CA
United States

Bryan J. Koop

Member
EVP, Boston Region
Boston Properties
Boston
MA
United States

Tassos Kotzanastassis

Member
Managing Director
8G Capital Partners Limited
Nicosia
Cyprus

Carola Lavén

Member
CEO and Board Member
Besqab AB
Danderyd
Sweden

Ashley Lawrence

Member
Head of Alternatives
AGF Management Ltd.
Toronto
ON
Canada

Xiaomei Lee

Member
Regional Managing Principal
Gensler
Shanghai
China

Kristine Keng Yan Li

Member
Senior Deputy General Manager, Portfolio Leasing Department
Henderson Land Development Company Limited
Central
Hong Kong

Carrie Mengjie Liu

Member
General Manager
China Life Asset Management Co. Ltd.
Shanghai
China

Jane Lloyd

Member
Director
Third Shift Enterprises Pty Ltd
Sydney
NSW
Australia

Stephanie Lo

Member
Executive Director
Shui On Land
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Bethany Logan Ropa

Member
Managing Director
UBS Investment Bank
New York
NY
United States

Susan MacDonald

Member
Cbus Property
Paddington
NSW
Australia

Ian Mackie

Member
Chair
ULI Australia
Brisbane
QLD
Australia

Todd W. Mansfield

Past Chair
Principal
Mansfield Company
Charlotte
NC
United States

Roy Hilton March

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Eastdil Secured
New York
NY
United States

Jodie W. McLean

Member
Chief Executive Officer
EDENS
Washington
DC
United States

Susan Meaney

Member
Los Altos
CA
United States

Stuart Mercier

Member
Managing Director, Head of Asia (Real Estate)
Brookfield Asia Pacific
Shanghai
China

Hiroo Mori

Member
Director and Executive Vice President
Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Tokyo
Japan

Kelly Sewell Nagel

Member
Senior Vice President
Residy
Bethesda
MD
United States

Timothy J. Naughton

Member
Chairman and CEO
AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
Arlington
VA
United States

Daniel M. Neidich

Member
CEO
Dune Real Estate Partners LP
New York
NY
United States

Jeremy H M Newsum

Past Chair
Swavesey
United Kingdom

Robert Thomas O'Brien, Jr.

Member
Partner and Vice Chairman, US Real Estate Services Leader
Deloitte
Chicago
IL
United States

Steve O'Connell

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Grosvenor
San Francisco
CA
United States

Junho Pok

Member
Head of RE Development
IGIS Asset Management Co., Ltd
Seoul
South Korea

Lee A. Polisano

Member
Founding Partner and CEO
PLP Architecture
London
United Kingdom

Thomas Poulis-Leinberger

Member
Executive Director / Head of Asset Management and Developments LOGISTICS Europe
AEW Capital Management L.P.
Frankfurt am Main
HE
Germany

Amy G. Price

Member
President
BentallGreenOak
San Francisco
CA
United States

Sara B. Queen

Member
MD and Head of Real Estate Equities
MetLife Investment Management
New York
NY
United States

Tyrone Rachal

Member
President
Urban Key Capital Partners
Atlanta
GA
United States

Kristina Raspe

Member
Vice President, Global Real Estate & Facilities
Apple Inc.
Cupertino
CA
United States

Alan Razak

Member
AR Spruce LLC
Philadelphia
PA
United States

Dr. Georg Reutter

Member
Chairman of the Board
DZ HYP AG
Hamburg
HH
Germany

Susheela Rivers

Member
Office Managing Partner, Hong Kong, Co-Chair Global Real Estate Sector and Head of Real Estate Asia Pacific
DLA Piper -HK
Central
Hong Kong

Joseph B. Rose

Member
President
Rose Urban Strategies
New York
NY
United States

Ralph Rosenberg

Member
Partner, Global Head of KKR Real Estate
KKR
New York
NY
United States

Randall K. Rowe

Past Chair
Chairman
Green Courte Partners, LLC
Chicago
IL
United States

Raymond D. Rufino

Member
CEO
NEO
Taguig
Philippines

Peter S. Rummell

Past Chair
Principal
Rummell Company
Jacksonville
FL
United States

Eiji Sakaguchi

Member
President & CEO
CBRE K.K.
Tokyo
Japan

Dr. Christian Schede

Member
Co-Chair Global Real Estate Practice
Greenberg Traurig
Berlin
Germany

Giancarlo Scotti

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Reale Compagnia Italiana SpA
Milano
Italy

Edward Siskind

Member
Cale Street Partners
London
United Kingdom

John So

Member
Managing Director and Head of Asia Pacific
BentallGreenOak
Central
Hong Kong

Hilary Spann

Member
Managing Director, Head of Americas, Real Estate Investments
New York
NY
United States

Gayle Starr

Member
Special Consultant
Prologis
San Francisco
CA
United States

Jon Tanaka

Member
Senior Managing Director, Japan Country Head
Hines-AP
Tokyo
Japan

William S. Taubman

Member
Chief Operating Officer
Taubman
Bloomfield Hills
MI
United States

Prof. Marilyn Jordan Taylor

Past Chair
Professor of Architecture & Urban Design
University of Pennsylvania School of Design
Philadelphia
PA
United States

Khoo Teng Chye

Member
Chairman
ULI Asia Pacific
Singapore
Singapore

J. Ronald Terwilliger

Past Chair
Chairman
Terwilliger Pappas Multifamily Partners
Oyster Bay
NY
United States

Benett Theseira

Member
Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific
PGIM Real Estate
Singapore
Singapore

Owen D. Thomas

Immediate Past Chair
Chief Executive Officer
Boston Properties
New York
NY
United States

Lynn Thurber

Past Chair
Chairman - JLL Income Property Trust
LaSalle Investment Management
Hamilton
MT
United States

Thomas W. Toomey

Past Chair
Chairman and CEO
UDR, Inc.
Highlands Ranch
CO
United States

François X. Trausch

Member
Head of Marketing West Europe
Allianz Real Estate
Paris
France

D. Michael Van Konynenburg

Member
President
Eastdil Secured
Santa Monica
CA
United States

Sophie van Oosterom

Member
Global Head of Real Estate
Schroder Real Estate Investment Management Limited
Amsterdam
Netherlands

Coen van Oostrom

Member
Founder & CEO
EDGE
Amsterdam
Netherlands

Andrew Vaughan

Member
CEO
REDEVCO Europe Services B.V.
Amsterdam
Netherlands

Guido Verhoef

Member
Head of Private Real Estate
PGGM Investments B.V.
Zeist
Netherlands

Dr. Megan Walters, FRICS

Member
Global Head of Research
Allianz Real Estate
London
United Kingdom

Prof. Lin Wang

Member
Director of City Lab
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai
China

Tim Wang

Member
Co-President of Logistics and Industrial Real Estate, GLP China
GLP
Shanghai
China

Wei Wang

Member
Managing Director
Ping An Asset Management
Shanghai
China

Adam Christopher Weers

Member
Trammell Crow Company
Washington
DC
United States

Delfin Angelo Wenceslao

Member
CEO
D.M. Wenceslao & Associates Inc.
Parañaque City
Philippines

Birgit Werner, MRICS

Member
INDEVISE GROUP AG
Kilchberg
ZH
Switzerland

Greg T. West

Member
CEO
ZOM Living
Dallas
TX
United States

Michele Wheeler, I

Member
President & COO
Jackson-Shaw
Dallas
TX
United States

Kavindi Wickremage

Member
Managing Director
Bain Capital
Boston
MA
United States

Stephanie L. Williams

Member
President - Bozzuto Management Company
The Bozzuto Group
Washington
DC
United States

Cynthia Wilusz Lovell

Member
Executive Vice President
Wells Fargo
San Francisco
CA
United States

James Wong

Member
Executive Director
Hon Kwok Land Investment Co., Ltd
Sheung Wan
Hong Kong

Takashi Yamamoto

Member
Managing Director, Senior Executive Managing Officer, Chief Operating Officer, International Division
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
Tokyo
Japan

Smedes York

Past Chair
Chairman
York Properties
Raleigh
NC
United States

Kevork A. Zoryan

Member
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing
Encino
CA
United States