Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing – Associate (Shanghai)
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Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing (“MSREI”) is a leading global real estate investment platform and has been one of the most active real estate investors in the world for over two decades. MSREI currently manages $41Bn of assets over more than 400 investments in 21 countries. In Greater China, MSREI is currently investing on behalf of two discretionary pools of capital across both opportunistic and core strategies.
RESPONSIBILITIES. The Associate will be working across a variety of real estate acquisition asset management activities. The work is challenging and will typically include:
• Screening and evaluating deals, by performing market research, financial analysis, and making recommendations to senior members of the team
• Identifying and developing views of emerging trends in the real estate sector that present interesting investment opportunities
• Managing execution of a deal through the whole process, from preparing internal investment memorandums, leading due diligence to participating in negotiation / structuring and documentation
• Playing a key role in asset management of existing portfolio by closely working with partners and/or service providers to initiate and execute business plans
• Supervising and mentoring junior members of the team in the execution of acquisition and asset management initiatives