Speakers

Ed Sheremeta

Partner, Ropes & Gray

Ed Sheremeta is a partner in the corporate general group at Ropes & Gray and heads the firm’s Asia real estate investment and finance practice. He has an intricate knowledge of the Asia real estate market, having spent approximately 20 years practicing out of Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong. He advises clients on real estate investment and finance matters in Asia, with a focus on China.

Mr. Sheremeta has extensive experience in acquisitions and dispositions, private equity and institutional investments, limited recourse and secured financings, REITs, asset and property management, sale-leasebacks, joint ventures, co-investment platforms, restructurings, non-performing loans and general transaction structuring.

He has represented banks and investors in numerous real estate financings, with an aggregate total value of several billion USD. In addition, Mr. Sheremeta acts for real estate and opportunity funds, as well as asset managers, on direct and indirect (fund to fund) commercial and residential property investments.