Managing Director & Global Head of Real Estate Equity Sales, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Sarah Cooper is managing director and global head of real estate equity sales at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, based in Hong Kong. She was a top-ranked property analyst in Australia before moving to London with the advent of UK REITs to lead BAML's European Real Estate Equity Sales.
She works closely with both the research and banking side of BAML. She has worked on transactions from markets as diverse as Russia, China and Indonesia, as well as being active in traditional developed markets. Cooper is on the board of the Hong Kong chapter of the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association and is actively involved with Hong Kong charity Po Leung Kuk. She completed the Taupo Ironman in 2001, and has been at Merrill Lynch for 16 years.
Globally, Bank of America Merrill Lynch has more than 100 real estate, gaming and lodging professionals with main offices in New York, Charlotte, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Sydney, Singapore, Tokyo, Mumbai, and London