About ARA

ARA Asset Management Limited is a premier global integrated real assets fund manager. As at 30 June 2018, the Gross Assets Managed by ARA Group1 and its Associates is approximately S$78.2 billion across 62 cities in 20 countries.

 Driven by a vision to be the best-in-class real assets fund management company, ARA Group and its Associates’ businesses include: 

  1. REITs – ARA is one of the largest REIT managers in Asia. The Group directly manages Fortune REIT, dual-listed in Singapore and Hong Kong; Suntec REIT and Cache Logistics Trust, listed in Singapore; and Hui Xian REIT and Prosperity REIT, listed in Hong Kong. It also indirectly manages REITs in Japan and Australia through its associate companies.
  2. Private real estate funds – The Group manages private funds providing investment opportunities in diverse real estate sectors and geographies that cater to different investor risk appetites.
  3. Infrastructure – ARA Infrastructure was established in 2018 to cater to strong investor demand for global infrastructure investment in line with the increasing opportunities in this asset class.
  4. Country desks – ARA operates country desks in China, Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Australia and Europe. The country desks employ a strong understanding of each local market to facilitate the flow of inbound and outbound capital and cross-country collaborations. In Korea, ARA manages six private REITs; In Japan, ARA holds a strategic stake in Kenedix, Inc. with approximately S$25 billion in assets under management (“AUM”); In Europe, ARA’s platform is extended through its strategic partnership with Australia-based Cromwell Property Group, which has approximately S$11 billion in AUM, of which S$5 billion is in Europe.
  5. Real estate management services – As part of the Group’s investor-operator philosophy, its dedicated property management teams actively work the ground to manage its assets around the world.

Its multi-platform, multi-product global fund management strategy, combined with its dedicated teams with in-depth local knowledge enables the Group to offer enduring value to its investors. Built on a foundation of strong corporate governance and business integrity, ARA counts some of the world’s largest pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, financial institutions, endowments and family offices as its investors.


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 1ARA Asset Management Holdings Pte. Ltd. and the Group of companies