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I am a Singapore based entrepreneur, with 16 years of experience living and working in China, Singapore, Australia & USA. My latest venture, with partners from NYC, launches iFunding, America's Real Estate Crowdfunding platform into Asia. I believe iFunding is the next evolution for real estate investors and is revolutionary for developers and operating partners in financing deals. In 2000 I co-founded and sold the Mailman Group. In I 2006 co-founded Space Development, expanded into the Space Group, a real estate investment and development business. In 2007 we built, operated & sold China's leading boutique property, URBN hotel. We own and operate Kollective Hotels and Resorts, and have hotels opening in China & Sri Lanka. I invest my own capital and maintain a director role overseeing strategy and sales throughout the lifecycle of the businesses. I am also an early investor in Element Fresh a leading F&B business in China. From 2010-12 I was elected President of the Shanghai Chapter of the Entrepreneurs Organization (EO), a global network of 8,000 business owners in 38 countries. Membership is invitation only. I am invited to speak at all major conferences in Asia on real estate investment, development and crowdfunding (HICAP, HVS, Horwath, PPW). I have been the face of national advertising campaigns for companies including Sony, BMW, Siemens, Nokia, Heineken & Martell. Born in Sydney Australia holding degrees in Construction Management from University of New South Wales Australia, Mandarin from Beijing University and Finance from U21 Global Singapore. I am pro SYD/SG/LA, Vegemite, Dim Sum, Pinot, Yoga, Archer, Jimmy Fallon, Daily Show, Burning Man and Yoga.
Real Estate Investment, Development & Construction
America's real estate crowdfunding portal expanding into Asia, first to market
Hotels Opening in Sanya 2014 Hotels Opening in Shanghai 2015
Previously space development, sold 2014 , rebranded www.spaceglobal.com - chinese capital into USA real estate
Built the hotel from the ground up, found dilapidated factory and converted into boutique hotel, bars and restaurants, raised all funds, secured all government approvals, lead design direction, pre-opening GM. China's 1st Carbon Neutral Hotel and leading boutique, sold 2013
Real estate developer expanded into the Space Group
alternative media specialist, sold 2006
Julian Kwan has not indicated any interests.