Dennis LopezChief Executive Officer
Dennis Lopez joined QuadReal as Chief Executive Officer in June 2017. He is responsible for the leadership of the company and its global investment strategy. His mandate is to grow and globally diversify QuadReal’s assets under management while delivering strong performance and responsible management to its stakeholders. A seasoned real estate professional, Dennis has an extensive track record of global investments and brings deep relationships with real estate industry leaders and major institutional investors to QuadReal.
Dennis has been actively involved in the real estate industry for over 30 years and has worked in the Americas, Asia and Europe. His experience includes real estate acquisitions, developments, M&A and equity and debt fundraising in both the public and private markets. Prior to joining QuadReal, Dennis served as the CIO of AXA IM – Real Assets, the fifth largest global real estate investment manager. Based in London, Paris and New York, he worked with his team to approve over $60 billion in acquisitions, sales and loans during his tenure. Previously, he served as the CEO of SUN Group, a private equity firm that invests in emerging markets and was the Managing Director and European Head of Real Estate Investment Banking at JP Morgan.
Dennis holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from California State University Long Beach and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). He is currently a board member of Welltower (NYSE: WELL), CA Student Living, Ranger Global Real Estate Advisors and T5 Data Centers. Dennis is also a Board Director of the Pension Real Estate Association (PREA) and Co-Chair of the Capital Markets Committee at The Real Estate Roundtable. Dennis is based in Vancouver, Canada, at QuadReal’s head office.