Managing Director and CIO, Asian Private Equity Real Estate, BlackRock
Greg Lapham, Managing Director, is Chief Investment Officer of BlackRock's Asia Real Estate business and is responsible for portfolio management and capital transactions (including deal origination, transaction services, debt and treasury) for BlackRock's Asia Property Funds and BlackRock Asien lmmo Spezialfonds. He is also a member of the Asia Pacific Investment Committee.
Mr Lapham's service with the firm dates back to 2009, including his years with MGPA, which was acquired by BlackRock in 2013. Prior to joining MGPA, Mr Lapham worked for National Australia Bank as the Head of Leveraged and Acquisition Finance, responsible for private equity sponsored deals in Australia, New Zealand and Asia and was focused on originating, arranging and syndicating leveraged and acquisition financings for both private equity and corporate clients. He has over 20 years' experience in financial reporting, corporate finance, consulting and transaction advisory.
Mr Lapham earned a BSc from the University of Queensland, a BBA from the Queensland University of Technology and an MS in Finance from the Securities Institute of Australia.