Keynote Address Russia : The future of the retail real estate market in Russia
Wednesday, 14th November 2012 from 3:00 PM to 3:45 PMKeynote Champs-Elysees room Country of honour
• Russian retail market: just another BRIC country?
• Changes in consumption patterns
• Main drivers of retail development in the past and what will happen in the future
• Major trends in the retail development
• Opportunities and risks
Cushman & Wakefield | Head of Retail
Maxim has more than 12 years experience in the retail property market in Russia, starting his career with JLL in 2000 as Head of the Retail Department, rejoining the company in 2005 as National Director, Europe, Russia and CIS, Head of Retail Department. Prior to Jones Lang LaSalle, Maxim worked as Marketing Director in Pascalis, Gardner & Partners Company (since 2004), and as a Project Manager in IKEA (since 2003). Maxim joined Cushman & Wakefield as a Partner, Head of Retail Services and Member of the Russian Board in September 2012. Maxim's track record includes advising on iconic shopping centers such as Atrium, MEGA Teply Stan and MEGA Khimki, Metropolis, Auchan and the largest Russian investment transactions - the sale of SEC Galeria in St Petersburg.
About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is the world's largest privately-held commercial real estate services firm. The company advises and represents clients on all aspects of property occupancy and investment, and has established a preeminent position in the world's major markets, as evidenced by its frequent involvement in many of the most significant property leases, sales and assignments. Founded in 1917 it has 243 offices in 60 countries and more than 14,000 employees. It offers a complete range of services for all property types, including leasing, sales and acquisitions, equity, debt and structured finance, corporate finance and investment banking, corporate services, property management, facilities management, project management, consulting and valuation. The firm has more than $4 billion in assets under management globally. Cushman & Wakefield has been successfully operating in the Russian Market since 1995, with more than 150 employees working in Moscow office.