Our guest is Lou Pirenc - Head of Property & REIT's at Jarden.
Jarden is one of Australia & New Zealand's leading investment banking firms, with deep expertise & experience in providing sophisticated advisory and investment solutions to clients operating in both wholesale and retail markets.
Established in New Zealand some sixty years ago, the highly-regarded business expanded its presence across Australia in 2020 and has built a formidable team locally with specialists across a number of key sectors including its real estate research division.
Prior to joining Jarden in October of last year, Lou spent over eighteen years at Morgan Stanley, initially as a Property & REITs Analyst for over eleven years, before rising to become Head of Australian Equities Research, a role he held for six years.
During his time with Morgan Stanley, he was also appointed Global Head of Data in the firm's research division based in New York.
Given his extensive career experience, Lou is regularly called upon to present at industry property forums as well as provide expert analysis on the key themes affecting the commercial real estate sector to a number of domestic & international news publications.