Ms Karen Lee joined the manager of ESR-Logos REIT in May 2022 as Deputy Chief Executive Officer, following the completion of the merger between ESR-REIT and ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust. She is responsible for executing ELOG’s growth strategy.
Previously, Lee had served as CEO of the manager of ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust since August 2020. Before her CEO appointment, she was the Head of Asset and Investment Management for LOGOS SE Asia Pte Ltd where she was instrumental in the investment and asset management strategic planning for the company’s Southeast Asia business and for growing the Singapore portfolio.
Ms Lee has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry covering industrial real estate development, asset and investment management, business development, leasing, marketing and property management. Prior to joining LOGOS, Ms Lee was Head of Singapore Portfolio and Asset Management for Ascendas Funds Management (S) Limited, the manager of Ascendas REIT (A-REIT). During her stint with Ascendas Funds Management (S) Limited, Ms Lee was responsible for formulating and executing strategic asset management strategies as well as overseeing the performance of A-REIT’s $9 billion Singapore portfolio.
Ms. Lee holds a Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Hons) degree and a Master of Science (Real Estate) from the National University of Singapore.