Full Name
Georges Asmar
Job Title
President and Managing Director
LeadCrest Capital Partners
Speaker Bio
Georges Asmar is the President and Managing Director of LeadCrest Capital Partners. From 2013 to 2018 Mr. Asmar set-up and implemented the sale-leaseback strategy within global real estate firm Colony Capital (NYSE: CLNY). As the portfolio manager leading the global net lease strategy, Mr. Asmar was responsible for (1) investments, (2) accounting & treasury, (3) tax, (4) property management, (5) asset management and (6) investor relations. Prior to joining Colony Capital in 2013, Mr. Asmar worked at W. P. Carey (NYSE: WPC) as a Director. Mr. Asmar also spent eight years in private equity and investment banking in London (HSBC/JPMorgan), where he was involved in acquisitions and equity capital markets, debt capital markets, M&A (buy & sell-sides) mainly in the infrastructure, real estate, renewable energy and telecom sectors.

Mr. Asmar received a Master of Science in Management from EM Lyon Business School and a Master of Business Administration with Honors from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
Georges Asmar