General Session: Privatization Primer - Re-learning the Lessons from the 2005-2007 Cycle: Get Ready (Temptations)

  • Market checks by REIT boards
  • Executive compensation and retention
  • Special UPREIT considerations
  • Strategic versus financial considerations


  • Alex Rubin, Managing Director, Moelis & Company


  • Dirk Aulabaugh, Managing Director-Consulting & Advisory, Green Street Advisors
  • Adam Emmerich, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Jonathan Klassen, EVP & General Counsel, BioMed Realty Trust, Inc.
  • Ann McCormick, former EVP, General Counsel & Secretary, Home Properties, Inc.

Nareit®, the Nareit®, is the worldwide representative voice for REITs and publicly traded real estate companies with an interest in U.S. real estate and capital markets. NAREIT’s members are REITs and other businesses throughout the world that own, operate, and finance income-producing real estate, as well as those firms and individuals who advise, study, and service those businesses.