Company profile

CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2020 revenues of $23.8 billion. We have been included on the Fortune 500 since 2008, currently ranking #128.

CBRE has been recognized for its leadership, including:
* Named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” for nine years in a row, including being ranked number one in the real estate sector for three consecutive years
* Voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 20 consecutive years (including 2021)
* Rated a World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for eight consecutive years (including 2021)
* Recognized for our environmental sustainability activities through inclusion in the Dow Jones World Sustainability Index
* Recognized for fostering careers opportunities for women professionals through inclusion in the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index

About CBRE K.K. (Japan)
Our history in Japan spans over 50 years, earning a prominent reputation as the leading real estate services firm.
We provide our customers with the widest coverage of comprehensive commercial real estate services in 10 offices across Japan with approximately 1,300 employees.
In 2020 Euromoney Magazine recognized CBRE K.K. as Japan’s best Research and Property Valuation firm.

Reason for participating

We are keen to further develop relationships with real estate investors, developers, asset managers, investment managers, proptech specialists, ESG/Impact investors as well as anyone who is interested to learn more about the topic, CBRE or Catella.

Short description of the presentation

This presentation will provide insight in delivering solutions for some of the biggest issues in Europe: Carbon Reduction and the provision of Affordable Housing. Energy Positive residential towers are being developed to provide these solutions. The technology behind the towers is addressed and details will be provided on the social, climate and financial returns that will be delivered.


Casper van Grieken

Executive Director, Head of Capital Advisors Netherlands, CBRE

Casper van Grieken is Executive Director at CBRE and since 2008 responsible for all corporate finance activities within CBRE in the Netherlands and Continental Europe. Prior to joining CBRE Casper was manager at Deloitte Real Estate Corporate Finance and prior to that a Real Estate Tax Lawyer at Arthur Andersen. Casper is an expert in structuring and equity raising for institutional real estate funds, secondary trading, M&A and since the last few years focused on ESG and Impact propositions.

Xavier Jongen

Managing Director, Catella Residential Investment Management