NEF, TIMUR GAYRIMENKULnef.com.tr Founded by Erden Timur, NEF is among Turkey’s largest residential developers, ranking as top developer in the last 3 consecutive years. NEF’s has a USD 1.5b balance sheet and has a client base of 11k of which 57% are repeat. NEF has also partnered up with EBRD in NOVU, their student housing initiative. NEF brings on board tremendous abilities such as procurement, design, sales and lifestyle products that are linked globally.

ASTOR CAPITALberkoassociates.com Founded by Joe Berko, currently serving on the NY State Board of Real Estate, Astor Capital manages private equity and credit instruments. Through its sister brokerage entity, Berko Associates, Astor brings an unparalled access to under radar screen investment opportunities in the US markets. Since its inception in 2005, Berko & Associates has advised on, sold and financed over USD 3b in commercial real estate transactions.