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2016 Cornell Real Estate Conference Speaker: Adam Metz, Managing Director and Head of International Real Estate at The Carlyle Group

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Tiya Jain

Tiya Jain is a Baker Program in Real Estate graduate student. Prior to Baker she completed her chartered accountancy course in India (Equivalent to the CPA) and has 6 years of post-qualification experience with multinationals such as Ernst & Young, Deutsche Bank, Deloitte etc. Her last position at Deloitte involved advising large developers and private equity funds on funding, structuring and cost saving transactions in line with the local laws and regulations. Prior to Deloitte, she helped Aldia Capital, a boutique investment advisor in India, set up base in Mumbai. She was responsible for creating trusting relationships with the local real estate developers for the firm to secure $100 mm mandates. Tiya also strengthened local banking and financial relationships to the firm to tie up both ends of the deal making process. She is also interested in sustainable energy solutions, solar technology and she implemented the same for 3 housing societies in her neighborhood in Mumbai to cut energy costs by 25%. At Cornell, Tiya is the VP of Events for the Cornell Real Estate Women’s club that looks at leveraging opportunities for professional growth for women and eliminating the gender differences in the real estate industry. Tiya is also a Junior editor for the Cornell Review. The assignment involves contributing high quality research articles for the Cornell yearly journal and also interviewing real estate industry leaders who speak at the Distinguished Speaker Series. She enjoys playing Sudoku and practicing eastern philosophies such as yoga and meditation in her free time. Post Baker she would like to work in real estate investments and finance.
Adam Metz:
Adam Metz:  Managing Director & Head of International Real Estate at The Carlyle Group

Adam Metz, a veteran of real estate investing, is a co-chair for the 34th Annual Cornell Real Estate Conference. Mr. Metz is the Managing Director and Head of International Real Estate at The Carlyle Group. At Carlyle, he overlooks investments assets ranging across Asia, Europe and US, for its 10 funds. Prior to Carlyle, Mr. Metz was Senior Advisor to TPG Capital’s Real Estate Group where he helped build a commercial real estate investment management business. Before TPG, he was the CEO for General Growth Properties, where he steered the company through difficult times and produced 906% returns in the process. Before joining GGP, Mr. Metz co-founded Polaris Capital. LLC a retail real estate investment company that owns assets across the US.

Metz received his Masters of Management degree from Northwestern University and his Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University, where he serves as an advisory board member.

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