Jennie Dorsaint

Partner, Paul Hastings (Europe LLP) Jennie Dorsaint is a partner in the real estate finance and structured finance department at the law firm Paul Hastings (Europe) LLP.  She represents lenders, sponsors, investors and servicers in connection with the origination, syndication, securitisation and restructuring and enforcement of real estate debt and commercial and residential loans in…

Sharon Slinger

Director, Constructing Rainbows Sharon Slinger FRICS CIWFM is the Director of Constructing Rainbows and works with built environment organisations to improve their business through implementation of diversity and inclusion strategies. With a background in quantity surveying, Sharon has 20 years’ experience working in the construction and facilities management industries for main contractors. Other roles include:…

Jade Dai

Partner, GL Capital Jade is an entrepreneur who has been making an important and positive impact in the United States, China, and Kenya. She is the co-founder of GL Capital, a real estate investment company, a founder of Global Leaders Foundation, a non-profit that has been helping people in need through PPE donations. She is…

Chris Kanwei

Founder, RealCorp Capital Chris Kanwei is the founder of RealCorp Capital, an independent investment and corporate finance advisory firm based in London. He has managed and advised on real estate investments in excess of £10 billion across EMEA.  Chris has held senior roles in commercial real estate finance across major financial institutions including Aviva, Morgan…

Jessica Marinzeck

Sommeliere, evino In 2019, Jessica Marinzeck was nominated by the English institutions WSET – Wine & Spirits Education Trust and IWSC – International Wine & Spirits Competition, one of the 50 names for the future of the wine world, being the only South American woman to appear on the list . She holds a Diploma…

Caroline Dove

Partner MA (Hons) Dip Arch RIBA, HTA Design LLP Caroline Dove is an architect and Partner of HTA Design LLP, with over 30 years’ experience collaborating with communities to design sustainable places to live. She leads multi-disciplinary teams responsible for designing and delivering a wide range of community-led regeneration and refurbishment projects, housing for older…

Liz Loughran

Director, Line Planning LL.B, MA MRTPI Liz Loughran runs a practice that provides strategic, policy and development advice on projects including planning applications for housing (and extra care), mixed-use development and masterplaning.  She has been practising as a dual qualified consultant in town planning and law for 25+ years (chartered town planner, formerly a solicitor)…

Emma Hindes

VP Shopping Centre Management, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield Emma Hindes has managed shopping centres for over 19 years and is currently VP – Shopping Center Management for Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield. Prior to URW, working in retail management gave Emma an insight into the importance of delivering a high-quality product and service proposition. Combined with her experience of working with URW…

Kathryn Malloch

Head of Customer Experience, Hammerson Kathryn is Head of Customer Experience at Hammerson. She is responsible for shaping the experience within Hammerson’s shopping centres and retail parks to help create destinations that excite shoppers, attract retailers, reward investors and serve communities. During her time at Hammerson she has led a number of innovative projects, including…

Bernardine Wu

Founder & CEO, FitForCommerce Bernardine Wu is the founder and CEO of FitForCommerce, a specialized consultancy that helps hundreds of brands, retailers, malls, and meeting places accelerate their businesses through digital, ecommerce and omnichannel strategies, technology and innovation leverage, and operational optimization. Bernardine and the FitForCommerce team power The Innovation Office which curates emerging innovations…