San Antonio, TX – October 3, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Susan Wallace, Executive Managing Director, Private Equity Group with USAA Real Estate Company has been invited to participate in the 2011 EXPO REAL Investment Locations Forum, to take place October 4 – 6 in Munich, Germany.
The International Trade Fair for Commercial Property and Investment, in its 14th year, features more than 1,600 exhibitors in addition to 400 speakers addressing market orientation in the international real estate business. The Investment Locations Forum, one of five conference forums offering assessments from industry experts, focuses on issues associated with European, Asian and North American investment markets.
As part of an “American Afternoon” sessions organized by AFIRE, Wallace will join other experts in the panel discussion, “The U.S. Real Estate Market: What are investors doing?”
“USAA Real Estate Company has enjoyed a presence at this key international conference over the years,” says Susan Wallace. “We are particularly pleased this year to participate as an exhibitor with Atlantic Capital Partners in addition to serving on the panel.”
As Executive Managing Director of the Private Equity Group for USAA Real Estate Company, Wallace is responsible for the development and implementation of investor strategies, capital raising and investor services. During her tenure with USAA, she has structured numerous investments including direct acquisitions, credit enhancements, limited partnerships, joint ventures, securities, real estate investment trusts and limited liability companies.
James A. Fetgatter, chief executive of the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate, will moderate the discussion.
Co-panelists will include JAMESTOWN US-Immobilien principal and managing partner Christopher A. Kahl of Cologne, Germany, and K. Jay Weaver, managing principal with Walton Street Capital in Chicago.
USAA Real Estate Company has over $8 billion of assets under management including recent acquisitions of $3 billion and development assets of $2 billion. Along with their investments, the company also provides co-investment asset management services to foreign and domestic pension funds and institutional investors. The company’s portfolio consists of office, industrial, multi-family, retail and hotel properties as well as investments in real estate operating companies. USAA Real Estate is a subsidiary of USAA, a leading financial services company, serving military families since 1922. For more information, visit www.usrealco.com.