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Tishman Speyer Hosts ULI Lunch Talk in The Springs, Shanghai

As one of the leading developers, owners, operators, and asset managers of first class real estate worldwide, Tishman Speyer recently held a lunch talk with Urban Land Institute (ULI) in The Springs. Bob Pratt, Design & Construction Managing Director spoke during the event, and shared his working experience, project management experience and Tishman Speyer’s projects in China with around 20 ULI Young Leader members.

Tishman Speyer has been committed to creating properties of enduring value around the world since our inception. One of the central ways we do this is by ensuring that every building we develop, retrofit or manage creates long-term sustainable value for our tenants, our investors and the communities in which we operate. The wise, respectful use of resources is part of our vision and our culture. They reflect the results-orientated, forward-thinking, collaborative way we approach every aspect of our business.

As Tishman Speyer’s largest development project in China, The Springs is a unique mixed-use community that integrates LEED Gold standard commercial real estate with sustainable residential housing to create a full-service community. Long-term sustainable is one of the key concept of The Springs. This is a great opportunity to showcase Tishman Speyer’s project in China.

The objective of the lunch talk is to foster an exchange of professional ideas between experienced executives in real estate industry and young real estate professionals, so that young leaders can get advice about their career development and professional knowledge. Bob Pratt, Managing Director, has served as Tishman Speyer’s Global Co-head of Design & Construction since 2014. Joining Tishman Speyer in 1998, Bob currently is heading up the firm’s design and construction activities in China. He has extensive design and construction project experience in the West Coast of the US, Chicago, New York, London, Las Vegas, Kuala Lumpur and China.

Urban Land Institute (ULI) is a nonprofit research and education organization. Its mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. Tishman Speyer strongly supports ULI in all kinds of forums worldwide, and with Tishman Speyer’s increasing influence in industry, ULI has invited Tishman Speyer to host this mentorship lunch talk.