27 Aug 2019

For those members who have not yet seen it, last month the Investment Association published the UK Funds Regime Working Group report which contains recommendations to develop new fund structures, intended to broaden the range of UK funds in order to strengthen the UK’s competitive position.

We will be working with our IA colleagues to ensure that the  real estate funds industry is fully engaged as this initiative progresses.



John Cartwright

John Cartwright


John Cartwright is a Non-Executive Director. 

He was Chief Executive of AREF from 2009 - 2019. His responsibilities were to represent and promote the interests of members, promote best practice in fund governance and ensure the smooth running of the association.

Prior to this, John was with PRUPIM for nearly 35 years in a variety of roles; latterly as Head of Institutional and Retail Funds and a member of PRUPIM’s Board and Investment Committee. He has more than 20 years’ experience of managing pooled and segregated accounts for both retail and institutional investors, and was a member of AREF’s Management Committee for 5 years.

John is a Fellow of the RICS