Asia Pacific Leadership

Nicholas Brooke
ULI Asia Pacific Chairman

Having been involved in the real estate sector for over 50 years and across three continents, Nicholas Brooke has a wealth of experience across a broad spectrum of roles, from advising on commercial property development and investment, to leading numerous government advisory and public service initiatives. Widely traveled, most of his professional career has been spent in Asia. He has been based in Hong Kong for more than 35 years.

Brooke is currently chairman of Professional Property Services Group, which is a specialist real estate consultancy for the Asia Pacific region, and chairman of the Hong Kong Harbourfront Commission. He has been a ULI member for more than 20 years and has played a major part in its growth across the Asia Pacific.  Brooke was named ULI Life Trustee in June 2018, the first-ever recipient from the region. His term as the ULI Asia Pacific Chairman started on 1 July 2018.

David Faulkner
ULI Asia Pacific President

David Faulkner is a Chartered Surveyor with over 40 years of experience in the real estate industry. He retired from his most recent position of managing director at Colliers International in December 2019, where he was responsible for the 250-person valuation and advisory services team in 14 markets. He has been based in Asia for over 35 years, joining Colliers International in 2003 after 15 years with Insignia Brooke.  David has advised on projects in Hong Kong, China and many markets in the region including North Asia, the ASEAN countries, South and Central Asia. He has expertise in all the major sectors including residential, commercial, retail, industrial, hospitality and leisure.

David has been a ULI member since 2001 and is currently a global governing trustee. Prior to joining the private sector in 1988, he spent 9 years with government, both in the UK and Hong Kong.

ULI Asia Pacific Executive Committee

Nicholas Brooke

Chair
Chairman
ULI Asia Pacific Chair
Central
Hong Kong

Owen D. Thomas

Ex Officio
Chief Executive Officer
Boston Properties
New York
NY
United States

W. Edward Walter

Ex Officio
Global Chief Executive Officer
Urban Land Institute
Washington
DC
United States

Dr. Ngee Huat Seek

Immediate Past Chairman
Member of Fund Management Board
GLP
Singapore
Singapore

Hei Ming Cheng

Member
Founder and Chairman
KaiLong Group
Shanghai
China

Sean Chuan-Sheng Chiao

Member
President, Asia Pacific
AECOM-AP
Shatin, N.T.
Hong Kong

Raymond Chow

Member
Executive Director, Commercial Property
Hongkong Land Limited
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Khoo Teng Chye

Member
Executive Director
Centre for Livable Cities
Singapore

Alison Cooke

Member
Managing Director - Real Estate
Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia) Limited
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Jean Antonio de Castro

Member
CEO
ESCA Inc.
Quezon City
Philippines

Scott Christopher Dunn

Member
Vice President, Strategy & Growth, Southeast Asia
AECOM-AP
Singapore
Singapore

Goodwin Gaw

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

Peter Holland

Member
Director
Cistri
Singapore
Singapore

Nanjun Hou

Member
Assistant Vice President
GIC Real Estate Pte, Ltd.
Shanghai
China

Phil Kim

Member
Managing Director, Asia Pacific
Jerde Partnership
Causeway Bay
Hong Kong

Ian Mackie

Member
Director
Kalbilli Pty Ltd
Brisbane
QLD
Australia

Hiroo Mori

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

Choon Fah Ong

Member
Chief Executive Officer
EDMUND TIE
Singapore
Singapore

Junho Pok

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

Raymond D. Rufino

Member
CEO
NEO
Taguig
Philippines

Jon Tanaka

Member
Managing Director, Co-Head of Japan Real Estate
Angelo Gordon Asia Limited
Tokyo
Japan

Benett Theseira

Member
Head of Asia Pacific
PGIM Real Estate
Singapore
Singapore

Tim Wang

Member
Senior Managing Director
Blackstone Group-HK
Central
Hong Kong