About the Manager

ARA-CWT Trust Management (Cache) Limited is a joint-venture REIT management company between ARA Asset Management Limited ("ARA") and CWT Pte. Limited ("CWT").

Established in 2002, ARA is a premier integrated real estate fund manager driven by a vision to be the best-in-class Asian real estate fund management company focused on the management of real estate investment trusts ("REITs") and private real estate funds.

ARA's business is focused on the following segments:

  1. REITs - ARA is one of the largest REIT managers in Asia ex-Japan and currently manages five listed REITs, namely 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. The Group also manages six privately-held REITs in South Korea;
  2. Private real estate funds - The Group manages nine private funds investing in real estate in Asia; and
  3. Real estate management services - The Group provides property management services and convention & exhibition services, including managing the award-winning Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre.

ARA's diverse suite of REITs and private real estate funds are invested in the office, retail, logistics/industrial, hospitality and residential sectors. ARA has distinguished itself over the years with its unique investor-operator philosophy, which nurtures each asset from acquisition to divestment to add value to every stage of the asset life cycle. Built on a foundation of strong corporate governance and business integrity, it counts some of the world's largest pension funds, financial institutions, endowments and family offices as its investors.

ARA has approximately 1,300 staff in 21 cities in eight countries. It manages over 90 properties measuring 57 million square feet in Asia Pacific, with approximately S$40 billion in assets under management.

More information on ARA can be found at www.ara-asia.com.

CWT Limited is a leading provider of integrated logistics and supply chain solutions. CWT's business is about connecting world trade. CWT moves, builds and powers its customers' supply chain forward. The CWT Group combines its logistics capabilities, global network and resources to add value for its customers. The CWT Group also provides commodity marketing, financial and engineering services ancillary to its core logistics business.

More information on CWT can be found at www.cwtlimited.com.