Discussion topics to include:
• What is forward funding? Principal features and differentiators.
• Why forward fund? Benefits of using forward funding in different sectors and the
perspectives of different stakeholders.
• What are the challenges? How do these differ for each stakeholder group?
• What solutions have been developed? What lessons can be learned from the UK or further afield?
• Looking forward. Outlook and predictions for market activity.
Moderator: Graham Quinn, Partner (Head of Real Estate, Ireland), DLA Piper
• Donal O’Neill, Managing Director & Co-Founder, Ardstone Capital
• Merzak Kaddour, Investment Director, Edyn Group
• Stephen Malley, Partner (UK Head of Construction), DLA Piper