Roger Baumann MRICS - Director, COO/Sustainability, Credit Suisse.

Mr. Baumann started his professional career in the Private Banking division of Credit Suisse in 2005. He joined Real Estate Asset Management in 2006 and assumed the responsibility for the development and launch of new investment vehicles for Swiss investors. In 2009, he launched the first sustainable real estate fund in Switzerland, CS REF Green Property. In addition, he developed the "greenproperty" sustainability label with Amstein & Walthert.

Mr. Baumann also led the development and launch of CS REF Hospitality and the CS REF Global, the first CS Real Estate fund which invests abroad and is listed on SIX Swiss Exchange. Mr. Baumann also oversees the successful implementation of the CS Real Estate Asset Management sustainability strategy for more than 1000 properties. As of January 1, 2013 he assumed the global responsibility for product development and sustainability. He assumed his current position as COO, Real Estate Asset Management in April 2014 and continues to lead the sustainability team. Mr. Baumann holds a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from ETH Zurich, a Master of Business Administration Dual Degree from the Lorange Institute of Business in Zurich and the State University in New York. He is also a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).