Speaker Profile

AU Eric

Job TitleFounder

Company NameLivEstate Company Limited



Mr. Au possess over 23 years’ experience in Real Estate, Real Estate Private Equity Investment
and Asset Management. He graduated from Rhode Island School of Design Architectural
School and after becoming a registered architect in Hong Kong, he joined and worked 4 years
for a Hong Kong listed developer before joining Goodwin and Kenneth Gaw (“Gaw Family”)
in year 2000. For the next 8 years, he worked in various ventures/Funds managed by the
Gaw Family including Gaw Capital. In July 2008, he joined LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”), the private equity investment arm of JLL based in Shanghai, he was responsible for the Greater China investments of LaSalle Asia Opportunistic Fund III and IV (Combined fund size US$ 3.5 Bil.). After his departure from LaSalle in 2017, he and 2 partners founded LivEstate, a Real Estate Investment Management and Asset Managing Company focusing on helping foreign HNW, Family Offices and Funds invest, asset manage and operate in Japan's real estate market. Assets types invested to date includes residential, hotel, office and resort.


Conference Sessions

  • Alternative investments

    27 Nov 2019, 14:00 - 14:45, SALON II

    Housing, healthcare, data centers….what are the wining assets for the regions?  

    • Language: English
      1. Event Theme
      2. Type of Event
        Panel discussion