The 8th Annual Asia Real Estate Trek at Harvard

Led by three MDes REBE’18 students – Samuel Pun, Masa Ueta, and Yuanqi Sun, the 8th Annual Asia Trek of the Harvard’s Asia Real Estate Association took place on Jan 8th -18th, 2017.  A diverse group of 21 students from Harvard, MIT, and Wharton, etc. immersed themselves and got acclimated to the Asia business environment, venturing to explore industry trends and discuss new ideas with industry leaders in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Tokyo that encompassed the whole real estate industry spectrum from Real Estate Private Equity to Development to Investment Brokerages.

The international companies they visited include: Blackstone, KKR, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley Capital, Angelo Gordon, Phoenix Property Investors, GAW Capital, Swire Property, Value Retail, Shui On Land, Vanke China, Fosun Group, SOHO China, Jones Lang LaSalle, CBRE, Mori Building and Mitsui Fudosan.