Patrick Lecomte

Patrick specialises in real estate finance. Prior to joining Henley Business School at the University of Reading Malaysia, Patrick worked for ESSEC Business School in Singapore for 8 years, first as executive director executive in charge of the school’s top ranked Masters in Finance, and then as deputy director for Research Centres of Excellence.

Patrick holds a Doctorate in real estate finance from the University of Paris-X Nanterre (France), an MPhil in land economy from Cambridge University (UK), an MBA from Columbia University (USA), and a DESS and MSc in finance from the University of Paris-Dauphine (France).

Patrick is very active with the real estate industry, and has been involved in numerous research projects with property professionals in the Asia Pacific region. Patrick is a frequent contributor to Singapore’s financial press, especially on the issue of Asian REITs and corporate governance.