Global experience for  Local challenges

Bart Gorynski – Partner Germany

Keith McKinnell – Partner Asia-Pacific

Keith is Founder and Managing Director of the Real Estate Academy in China (REACh) and REACh Asia which primarily focuses on Executive and Professional Development Training for Real Estate & Construction Professionals and Organisations. The Academy is currently based in Hong Kong and Shanghai and offers an array of programmes in conjunction with international professional bodies from short-course specialist programmes to tailor-made in-house programmes to study programmes overseas.


He concurrently holds a number of Visiting Academic positions at the University of Chongqing and Tongji University in China as well as being Principal Fellow and Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne in Australia and serving as Distinguished Visiting Professor at the newly created RICS School of the Built Environment in India.


Prior to setting up the REACh Keith was Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in the Department of Real Estate & Construction at the University of Hong Hong and was Head of that Department for over a decade.


Professionally he is a member of the RICS; a Fellow of the HKIS and a registered professional surveyor (RPS); a founding member of the China Housing Industry Association and was previously a member of the Town Planning Board of the HKSAR.


tt GLocal is an independent organization and think tank based in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany with worldwide partnerships in Bangalore, India and Hong Kong, China. Our mission is to build a global network of real estate executives and provide solutions advancing three goals:


• Challenge and promote young real estate professionals and students

• Create and refine the next evolution in leadership development based on the lessons learned approach

  by executives for executives

• Conduct independent research and –based on that research– create a win-win solutions by

  providing a practical and innovative solutions







































coming soon... – Partner Australia

Bart has over 10 years’ experience in the real estate industry. Prior to joining Deutsche Annington as a Senior Manager, Germany’s largest private-sector residential real estate company, Bart was for almost 5 years responsible for a EUR 1.5bn Portfolio as Head of Portfolio Management at Vitus Immobilien S.à r.l. From 2005-2010 he was leading a residential asset and property management team for a German family office with focus on development and assisted the International Real Estate Investment EMEA Team at DTZ, London (UK).


Bart is a member of several real estate organizations such as DVFA (Financial Analysts Association) and Gif e.V. (Society of German Property Researchers) and is mandated as a member of the board at the EBZ Business School Alumni (the largest real estate higher education institution in Western Europe). In addition he is a member of IMMOEBS e.V. (the alumni organization of IREBS and EBS). Bart received the degree Immobilienökonom, an Immobilienwirt and a B.A. in Real Estate from EBZ Business School, Bochum (D) and holds a CREA® (Certified Real Estate Investment Analyst) as well as a CRERM (Certified Real Estate Risk Manager) from DVFA / IRE|BS (D). Bart was awarded for his research work by Aareal Bank AG (one of the leading international property lenders within the two segments Structured Property Financing and Consulting/Services) and accompanied Prof. Dr. Eichener, President of EBZ Business School and Prof. Dr. Philipp Schade, Professor of Mathematics, Statistics and Business Informatics on an exchange of experiences with the Russian State University for the Humanities, Domodedovo (Moscow) Branch and Russian politicians. Further stages of his career were a stay at Harvard University - Graduate School of Design (USA), University of Reading (UK) and “REACh” The Real Estate Academy in China.



Monica is currently studying in MSc Real Estate Program at HKU. Before pursuing her master degree, Monica worked in URS as a business consultant. During her four years in URS, she had participated in many real estate and regional development projects in China, covering industrial, commercial, and residential and leisure & sports, and was especially responsible for market analysis and development strategy study.




Anish Rock has been associated with the real estate and construction industry for the last 13 years and has more than a decade of professional experience with expertise in all key real estate sectors comprising of:

Transaction advisory – capital raising activities

-Brokerage activities

-Business networking/ business development, client management and strategic advice

-Portfolio valuation of properties (land, buildings and development projects)

-Financial appraisal/investment analysis

-Consultancy/project appraisals

-Due diligence/market intelligence

-Project management & monitoring

-Construction activities at  project site

Since Jan 2011, has been practicing as a Private Practice Professional in real estate. Earlier played a senior role in the advisory team and handled valuation for southern region, Knight Frank (India). Prior to joining Knight Frank, has worked with Jones Lang LaSalle, Puravankara Projects Ltd, RNR Constructions. He has also undertaken a live project work in Project Appraisal and Financing with Brigade Group, Bangalore. In the past has serviced clientele comprising of Government organisations, developers and infrastructure companies, fund houses & investors, banks & financial institutions, law firms, HNIs and other corporations.



He is a Fellow, Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation, London, Member, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, India and Member, Institution of Engineers, India.



Mr. Rock holds an Executive General Management Program from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) and Bachelor’s in Engineering (Civil) from University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE), Bangalore.




Bangalore, India

Hong Kong, China

Anish Rock – Partner India

Monica Han – Associate Hong Kong and Mainland China


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