Ms Barbara Cambon
Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer
Ms Barbara Cambon is the Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) and Chief Investment Officer (“CIO”) of the Manager.
As CEO, Ms Cambon works with the Board to determine the strategy for PRIME US REIT, and works alongside other members of the management team to ensure that Prime US REIT operates in accordance with the Manager’s stated investment strategy. She is also responsible for planning the future strategic development and day-to-day management and operations of Prime US REIT.
As CIO, Ms Cambon works with other members of the management team to execute the investment programme, and is responsible for identifying, researching and evaluating potential acquisitions and related investments with a view to enhancing Prime US REIT’s portfolio, or divestments where a property is no longer strategic, fails to enhance the value of Prime US REIT’s portfolio or fails to be yield accretive.
Prior to her appointment with Prime US REIT, Ms Cambon held various positions in the institutional real estate advisory industry, including her roles as a Principal and Chief Operating Officer of Los Angeles-based private real estate investment firm Colony Capital, LLC; and President and Founder of Institutional Property Consultants, Inc., a real estate consulting company.
Ms Cambon is currently on the Policy Advisory Board of the University of San Diego Burnham-Moores Real Estate Institute. She had also held several board positions in the past including Pension Real Estate Association; National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries; BioMed Realty Trust, Inc.; and Amstar Advisers.
Ms Cambon received a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from the University of Delaware.
Mr Harmeet Singh Bedi
Deputy CEO and Chief Financial Officer
Mr Harmeet Singh Bedi is the Deputy CEO and Chief Financial Officer of the Manager.
Based in Singapore, Mr Bedi supports the CEO in the execution of Prime US REIT’s overall growth strategies while specifically helming the finance and investor relations functions. His responsibilities cover the formulation and execution of PRIME’s financial strategies, capital raising and capital management, financial risk management, treasury, tax, financial reporting and investor engagement.
Mr Bedi brings with him 29 years of investment and commercial banking experience in Singapore, Hong Kong and India. He most recently held the positions of CEO of Maybank Kim Eng Singapore, the securities and investment banking subsidiary of the Maybank Group in Singapore, and board member of its Singapore asset management and Indian securities businesses. Prior to this, he spent over 20 years at UBS, Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank and JPMorgan across a variety of senior investment banking roles involving capital raising and advisory work for corporates across the region.
Mr Bedi received his Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management - Ahmedabad (IIM-A), India and Bachelor of Arts in Economics from St. Xaviers College, University of Bombay.
Mr Goo Liang Yin
Mr Goo Liang Yin is the Financial Controller of the Manager.
Mr Goo brings with him over 20 years of experience in financial accounting. Prior to joining the Manager, he was previously the Vice President Finance of NSL Ltd (formerly known as Natsteel Ltd) where he was responsible for overseeing the group-wide reporting process. Mr Goo was also the Vice President (Finance) at First Sponsor Management Pte. Ltd. (“FSMPL”), where he was overall-in-charge of the group’s financial planning and analysis function and treasury matters. Prior to his appointment at FSMPL, Mr Goo was Chief Financial Officer of China Great Land Holdings Ltd where he assumed supervision over the accounts team and took charge of taxation matters, management reporting and the preparation of financial statements.
Mr Goo started his career with KPMG Singapore, and graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University.