Laure Duhot

Senior Advisor Laure Duhot has had a career spanning over three decades in the private equity, banking and property fund management industry. She is currently acting as senior adviser for a number of investors and fund managers, providing strategic advice and transaction support for their real estate investments across Europe, with a focus on the…

Clare Coghill

Leader of Waltham Forest Council Clare was elected to the London Borough of Waltham Forest in May 2010 and has held a number of Cabinet roles, including for Children and Young People, and Economic Growth and High Streets. She has been Leader of the Council since May 2017. Since then, Waltham Forest was the first…

Shefali Kapoor

Head of Neighbourhoods, Manchester City Council Shefali has 15 years’ experience in local government, across a wide range of disciplines including project management, stakeholder and relationship management and working with communities to deliver positive change in places where they live. As Head of Neighbourhoods, Shefali leads a large team responsible for delivering local priorities; this…

Katie Randall

Managing Consultant, Inner Circle Consulting Katie is passionate about making places work for people. As a managing consultant for Inner Circle Consulting, she works with local authorities within and outside of London, assisting them in turning strategy into delivery. Katie is currently focussing on Town Centres (and their post-Covid recovery) across the south of England….

Lisa Taylor

Director, Coherent Cities | Executive Director, Future of London With deep experience in project management, communications and stakeholder relations, Lisa is a sought-after facilitator, strategist and speaker, one of The Planner’s UK Women of Influence since 2016. She created Coherent Cities after six years building the reputation, reach and capacity of Future of London as CEO, where she led…

Michelle Buxton

TOOLBOX, CEO Michelle Buxton, is founder and CEO of proptech trailblazer Toolbox Group – the creators of award-winning real estate community engagement and management technology Mallcomm.  With more than 20 years’ expertise in engaging real estate users in the changing ways they live, work, shop and play, Michelle is a leading expert, innovator and influencer…

Kathrin Andres

Head of Retail Real Estate Germany, Nuveen Global Kathrin is responsible for the strategic management of the Retail Portfolio in Germany. The portfolio consists of two large shopping centres, 27 hybrid malls and retail parks and two outlets at an AUM of €2.2bln. She is also advises the fund management and investment team in regard…

Lola Ripolles

EMEA Program Manager, IKEA & WIRES Lola is an experienced program manager with a strong background in Retail and a passion for all sustainability issues. She is currently involved in the Construction Project Management of the new concepts of IKEA in the UK. Previously she was dealing with EMEA office building Portfolio, of Amazon in…

Joan Rouras

Head of International Expansion, Bimba y Lola Spain A versatile and results oriented Real Estate professional with international experience in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Knowledge and experience in strategic planning and development and implementing audit & control processes and procedures to create a valuable Real Estate investor mechanism. Strengths lie in team building, people…

Francesca Cattagni

Director, Head of High Street Leasing Savills Milan Francesca joined Savills in 2018 after 11 years in the Italian Real Estate sector with a strong focus on High Street and in town mixed projects.  Francesca is the Head of High Street Leasing retail for Savills Italy, in charge of operations around all the most important…