Asia Pacific Leadership
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 two-year term as the ULI Asia Pacific Chairman started on 1 July 2018.
ULI Asia Pacific Chief Executive Officer
John opened the Urban Land Institute’s Asia Pacific office in Hong Kong in 2007. As Chief Executive of ULI Asia Pacific, he is the Institute’s lead executive in the region responsible for ULI’s strategy, initiatives, and operations across Asia Pacific. John and his team in Asia Pacific engage the region’s public and private sector leaders on issues of land use and real estate development with a focus on improving sustainability, affordability, mobility, and infrastructure. John is responsible for key ULI initiatives such as: ULI Asia Pacific Summit, ULI/PwC Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Asia Pacific report, Awards for Excellence, Professional Development, Advisory Services, and strategic partnerships. Before relocating to Hong Kong, John directed ULI’s Global Study Tour program leading delegations of senior executives and public officials to visit numerous countries with the core mission to exchange best practices on critical land use and development issues. Prior to joining ULI in 1998, John worked for a consulting firm in Washington, D.C., developing leadership and education programs on Capitol Hill.
ULI Asia Pacific Executive Committee
ULI Asia Pacific
Thomas W. ToomeyEx Officio
Chairman, CEO & President
W. Edward WalterEx Officio
Global Chief Executive Officer
Urban Land Institute
Dr. Ngee Huat SeekImmediate Past Chairman
Executive Vice President
Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.
Director of Development Planning and Design
Shui On Land
CEO / Executive Director
Chongbang Development Group
Sean Chuan-Sheng ChiaoMember
President, Asia Pacific
Executive Director, Commercial Property
Hongkong Land Limited
Managing Director - Real Estate
Starr International Investment Advisors (Asia) Limited
Scott Christopher DunnMember
Director International Property Economics
Teng Chye KhooMember
Executive Director | Ministry of National Development, Singapore
Centre for Liveable Cities
Head of Retail
Mirvac Real Estate Pty Ltd
Planning Services Manager
Brisbane City Council
Director and Executive Vice President
Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Blake G. OlafsonMember
Asia Capital Real Estate Pte Ltd
Richard T.G. PriceMember
Chief Executive Officer - Asia Pacific
Raymond D. RufinoMember
The Net Group
Delfin Angelo WenceslaoMember
D.M. Wenceslao & Associates Inc.