25 Nov 2022

Thanks to those who joined the webinar, it was well attended with members from AREF, BPF, CREFCE, INREV and IPF.

The webinar covered the implications of the FCA’s proposals relating to SDR and labels for our real estate sector, with the discussion covering topical issues regarding the policy intent of the UK regulator and the strategic challenges and opportunities for the sector. 

A special thanks to our speakers for their valuable contribution:

  • Moderator: Melville Rodrigues, Head of Real Estate Advisory, Apex Group
  • Speaker: Louisa Chender, ESG Policy & Advisory, FCA
  • Speaker: Georgie Nelson, Head of ESG Real Estate, abrdn

If you missed the session then please feel free to view the recording and slides by clicking on the links below:


To read more about the consultation and read the response, please click here.


Clare Whyte

Clare Whyte

Head of Marketing & Events, AREF

Clare is responsible for all aspects of the planning, development and execution of the marketing strategy for AREF. 

Clare leads on event management, liaising with committees and members to schedule, plan and deliver an effective events calendar for the association.  She also has overall responsibility for brand, as well as the design, development and production of marketing across both digital and offline channels, including the website.