Jess has been Head of Real Estate, London at Barclays since Jan 2019, having started with them as Head of Transaction Management in 2015. She was previously at Blackstone Real Estate Debt Advisors as their Chief Legal Officer (2012 – 2015) and before that she was a Director at RBS Global Restructuring Group (2007 – 2012). Jess began her career as an associate at Allen & Overy where she built expertise as a real estate finance lawyer.
As a part of Barclays continuing pipeline of real estate deals, they recently announced a deal
with Homes England worth over ￡150m to speed up the delivery of 660 new homes in
Wimbledon and Southampton. These are the first deals to be agreed under the ￡1bn
Housing Delivery Fund.
#RESIcon Mission accomplished!
Thought provoking programme, #proptech #innovation in action for the hackathon, 37% women speakers, 750 delegates, great #networking. Fab @RESIevent #RESIcon 2018
"Favourite year, the focus on alternative, innovative markets and products is really valuable."
"I will be bringing a colleague along next time as it was invaluable getting to learn what new ideas were being produced first hand."
"Personally, it was my first time and it really was overwhelming how good of a networking opportunity it is."
"First class speakers, well managed events, great location."
"The conference has grown up now, and is a useful barometer on the UK housing situation and a useful ideas sharing platform. The networking opportunities are also first class."
"Extremely good speakers, highly relevant topics, good networking opportunities, good venue, fun."
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