OSCRE International, a corporate member organization centered on the implementation and development of property data standards, has announced its board has elected Soheil Pourhashemi, senior vice president, business technology at Brookfield Properties, as chairperson, and Christopher Devine, global head of client analytics at Cushman & Wakefield, as vice chairperson.
OSCRE’s board includes six returning members and two new board members. Alongside Devine, Michael Thompson, head of BI & data analytics, Americas at JLL Technologies, has joined the board and can serve a two-year term.
“At Brookfield, sound ESG practices are integral to building resilient businesses and creating long-term value for the investors along with other stakeholders,” said Pourhashemi. “Our industry, however, continues to handle significant challenges with collecting, reporting and validating on ESG data in addition to on other meaningful metrics. Through my new role at OSCRE, I’m excited to tackle these challenges to greatly help drive the forward.”
Returning board members:
- HoChun Ho, Vice President, Enterprise Data Governance at CBRE
- Bill Bernabei, Senior Managing Director of Business Intelligence Consulting at CBRE
- Naseem Wenzel, Executive Director, Head of Real Assets THE UNITED STATES at Alpha Lionpoint
- Richard Ferrino, Senior Vice President, PROPERTY Technology at Blackstone
- Hans Pedersen, Senior Director of Product Management at Yardi Systems
- Soheil Pourhashemi, Senior Vice President, Business Technology at Brookfield Properties
“I anticipate dealing with the 2022-2023 Board of Directors – industry leaders who hold a number of roles of their companies and represent diverse perspectives,” said Lisa Stanley, CEO of OSCRE International . “They’ll contribute greatly to OSCRE’s expanding engagement with the as we concentrate on increasing adoption of a standards-based method of creating a corporate data strategy . It’s a robust tool to greatly help organizations assess and advance progress on ESG initiatives. Collaboration is paramount to solving these problems, bringing investors, occupiers and owners to the desk with external business companions including software developers, service consultants and providers.”
OSCRE International is really a corporate member corporation focused on the growth and implementation of property data standards that type the building blocks of a powerful technique for digital transformation. OSCRE’s training and tools programs enable organizations to empower data over the entire property asset lifecycle.