Join David Hatcher, React News editorial director and logistics expert, as he discuss’ current challenges and opportunities within the logistics industry, with a panel of leading industry insiders, covering:
• Major occupational trends in terms of sectors such as automotive, 3PLs and retail in light of COVID-19
• Last-mile and urban logistics – what works and what doesn’t?
• The sustainability of rents in major cities
• Will investor appetite and transactional activity for major pan-European portfolios be sustained?
Panattoni, European CEO
Robert Dobrzycki oversees the operations in the United Kingdom, Germany, Poland, Netherlands, Spain, Czech Republic and Slovakia. He set up Panattoni Europe’s headquarters for the CEE region in Poland in 2005 and in 2014 was appointed CEO for Europe. In 15 years under Robert’s management the company has developed over 10 million sqm of warehouse space in Europe. Robert began his career with Menard Doswell & Co., an industrial real estate development company, has over 17 years of experience in the real estate business. He is a Warsaw University graduate and has a Masters in Business Management degree.
P3, Chief Investment Officer
Otis Spencer joined P3 as CIO in May 2018. Prior to that, Spencer was President of Peakside Polonia Management, an independent, owner-operator real estate investment manager and entrepreneur group. Between 2012 – 2013, he acted as Managing Director of KSP Real Estate Investment Management, responsible for establishing a real estate investment management platform focused on core CEE markets. Spencer spent 7 years as Managing Director of Heitman International. He earned has Masters in Real Estate from the University of Amsterdam, and his MBA from UC Berkeley.
Eastdil Secured, Managing Director
Eric Jansen is Managing Director at Eastdil Secured focusing on pan-European logistics transactions and has been at the heart of some of the world’s largest real estate deals over the past few years. With has almost 20 years of real estate investment banking experience, Eric has managed and advised on large-scale transactions totalling more than €150B, ranging from M&A, multi-jurisdictional portfolios and platform trades to large single-asset deals.
XPO Logistics, Head Of Real Estate - Europe
With 30 years’ international experience in the real estate logistics and industrial sector, Charles Pease has substantial occupational and business experience.
Prior to joining XPO, a top ten global logistics provider with revenues of $16 billion per annum, Charles worked at several Fortune 500 and FTSE 100 corporates including SEGRO PLC, General Electric and Walt Disney. He now oversees all of XPO’s real estate matters in Europe which comprises 600 locations in 15 countries and a portfolio totalling 6 million square metres supported by a team of ten real estate professionals.