ULI UK Young Leaders: Lunch and Learn with Adi Gokal

When

Tuesday 11 August 2020
12:30pm - 1:30pm BST

Where

Online This webinar will be hosted by Zoom. UNITED KINGDOM

Pricing

Pricing Members Non-Members
Under Age 35 FREE N/A
This event is open exclusively to our ULI UK Young Leaders.
Please note due to the interactive nature of the session the number of attendees is limited to 25 and these will be registered on a first come, first served basis.
Join us for a virtual 'Lunch and Learn' session on 11 August with Adi Gokal, corporate finance manager, Great Portland Estates.
 
This event will be hosted on Zoom and is open exclusively to our ULI UK Young Leaders (Under 35). Please note due to the interactive nature of the session the number of attendees is limited to 25 and these will be registered on a first come, first served basis. We would encourage all participants to join using video links.
 

 
 ESG-linked debt facilities for Real Estate Businesses with Adi Gokal, GPE
 
Adi Gokal is the corporate finance manager for Great Portland Estates plc, a FTSE 250 property investment and development company owning £2.6 billion of real estate in central London.

Adi recently negotiated an innovative £450m credit facility with five relationship banks, incorporating three ESG-linked KPIs. This approach brings the financing inline with GPE's ambitious sustainability strategy, incentivising decarbonisation and behavioural change.

Join this session to hear Adi discuss this emerging area of financing and the future potential for the real estate industry.

Adi has worked at GPE in the corporate finance team for 6 years having qualified as an ACA at Deloitte. Adi holds a degree from the London School of Economics and has a particular interest in the Fintech world, having recently completed a Fintech course at the Said Business School, Oxford University. Adi is also an executive committee member of LSE's Global Real Estate Group which fosters business relationships among LSE alumni practicing in the real estate industry.

Speakers

Speaker

Adi Gokal

Corporate Finance Manager , Great Portland Estates plc

Adi Gokal is the Corporate Finance Manager for Great Portland Estates plc, a FTSE 250 property investment and development company owning £2.6 billion of real estate in central London. Adi recently negotiated an innovative £450m credit facility with five relationship banks, incorporating three ESG-linked KPIs. This approach brings the financing inline with GPE's ambitious sustainability strategy, incentivising decarbonisation and behavioural change. Adi has worked at GPE in the corporate finance team for 6 years having qualified as an ACA at Deloitte. Adi holds a degree from the London School of Economics and has a particular interest in the Fintech world, having recently completed a Fintech course at the Said Business School, Oxford University. Adi is also an executive committee member of LSE's Global Real Estate Group which fosters business relationships among LSE alumni practicing in the real estate industry.