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REFI Radio: Innovations in Real Estate

REFI Radio: Innovations in Real Estate

By Real Estate Fund Intelligence
Innovations in Real Estate is a podcast series from Real Estate Fund Intelligence, a publication covering commercial real estate investment for fund managers and institutional investors. Once a month, in partnership with Park Madison Partners, Real Estate Fund Intelligence will bring you a discussion on new trends from one of the real estate industry’s most innovative voices.

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Episode 10 - Matt Slepin, founder of Terra Search Partners and host of Leading Voices in Real Estate podcast

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Episode 21 - Sonny Kalsi, co-CEO, BentallGreenOak
On this month's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Sonny Kalsi, co-CEO of BentallGreenOak. He discusses how he started his own firm and his outlook for real estate in 2022.
52:47
November 29, 2021
Episode 20 - Bob Sessa, head of real estate, Employees Retirement System of Texas
On this month's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Bob Sessa, head of real estate at the Employees Retirement System of Texas to discuss the investment portfolio, what real estate looks attractive moving forward, and a little about spirituality.
45:05
November 15, 2021
Episode 19 - Bob Maynard, CIO, Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho
On this month's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Bob Maynard, CIO of the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho to discuss his views on real estate, the overall portfolio and his serendipitous career.
49:31
November 1, 2021
Episode 18 - Roger Krulak, founder and CEO of FullStack Modular
On this month's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Roger Krulak, founder and CEO of FullStack Modular. The pair dive deep on modular construction and how it will impact the future built environment.
44:24
September 8, 2021
Episode 17 - Cobie Packard, partner and head of real estate, MSD Partners
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Cobie Packard, partner and head of real estate at MSD Partners, the $15bn investment adviser to Michael Dell's family office. Nancy and Cobie discuss the investment outlook of the firm as well as Cobie's interesting and varied career path.
55:40
July 6, 2021
Episode 16 - Tony Breault, senior real estate investment officer at Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Tony Breault, senior real estate investment officer at the Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, to discuss the $89bn fund's investment outlook and his interesting career journey.
01:00:46
June 9, 2021
Episode 15 - Jordan Moss, founder, Catalyst Housing Group
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Jordan Moss, founder of Catalyst Housing Group, to discuss affordable housing and the origin of the firm.
56:54
May 3, 2021
Episode 14 - Jake Fingert, general partner, Camber Creek
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Jake Fingert, general partner at Camber Creek, to discuss the firm's outlook and the current state of the Proptech space.
59:34
April 6, 2021
Episode 13 - Mike DiRe, director, real estate, CalSTRS
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Mike DiRe, director of real estate at CalSTRS, to discuss how the investor builds relationships and deploys capital into the space.
48:32
March 3, 2021
Episode 12 - Jennifer Stevens, co-founder and managing partner of Alliance Global Advisors
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Jennifer Stevens co-founder and managing director of Alliance Global Advisors to discuss the founding of her ESG-focused advisory firm and how investors are managing ESG considerations.
41:26
February 3, 2021
Episode 11 - Hilary Spann, managing director and head of Americas for CPP Investments
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Hilary Spann, managing director and head of Americas for CPP Investments to discuss the investor's outlook heading into 2021 and her career.
52:41
January 13, 2021
Episode 10 - Matt Slepin, founder of Terra Search Partners and host of Leading Voices in Real Estate podcast
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Matt Slepin for a crossover episode with his Leading Voices in Real Estate podcast. Slepin is the founder of Terra Cap search partners and the hosts' interview each other on their respective careers, the industry and, of course, the joys of hosting a real estate podcast. If you like what you hear from Matt, feel free to head over to his podcast feed on your favorite podcast platform and give him a subscribe and a five star review. 
01:08:34
December 14, 2020
Episode 9 - Adam Gallistel, Head of the Americas at GIC
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Adam Gallistel, Head of the Americas at GIC to discuss the sovereign wealth fund's outlook on capital deployment and real estate trends looking into next year.
43:39
November 9, 2020
Episode 8 - Tony Malkin, CEO of Empire State Realty Trust
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Tony Malkin, CEO of Empire State Realty Trust to discuss future sustainability in real estate and actionable changes for managers looking to make their buildings more environmentally friendly.
55:03
October 5, 2020
Episode 7 - Gerry Ronon, Managing Partner at Lubert-Adler & Jamie Sunday, Partner at Landmark Partners
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Gerry Ronon, Lubert-Adler managing partner & Jamie Sunday, a partner at Landmark Partners, to discuss the firms' recent recapitalization efforts.
34:30
August 31, 2020
Episode 6 - Peter Braffman, Managing Director at GCM Grosvenor
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Peter Braffman, GCM Grosvenor managing director, about emerging managers navigating the Covid-19 fundraising environment.
59:39
August 10, 2020
Episode 5 - Fred Boehler, CEO of Americold Realty
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Fred Boehler, CEO of Americold Realty, to discuss cold storage's merits and his firm's strategy and position within the space.
48:48
June 30, 2020
Episode 4 - Alfonso Munk, CIO of the Americas, Hines
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Hines' CIO of the Americas Alfonso Munk to discuss how the global investment firm are navigating the third month of the coronavirus pandemic.
45:42
June 1, 2020
Episode 3 - Christy Fields, Meketa's Head of Real Estate Portfolio Services
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Meketa Investment Group's Christy Fields to discuss what investors are thinking about as the Covid-19 pandemic enters its second month.
29:41
May 5, 2020
Episode 2 - Gregory Bates, COO of GID
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with GID's Greg Bates to discuss the ongoing Covid-19 outbreak and how the firm is navigating this tricky time.
35:36
April 6, 2020
Episode 1 - Ken Bernstein, CEO of Acadia Realty Trust
On this week's episode REFI Radio's Innovations in Real Estate, host Nancy Lashine sits down with Acadia's Ken Bernstein to discuss the evolution of retail.
33:49
March 2, 2020