In episode #20 of The Distribution by Juniper Square, Brandon Sedloff sat down with Lisa Picard, former CEO of EQ Office, a U.S. office portfolio company wholly owned by Blackstone's real estate funds, and advisor to Sway Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on finance, real estate, retail, and supply chain.
During their conversation, the two discussed:
The differences between private equity and commercial real estate development
Managing a team when the “press [is] telling you that your sector is dead”
The changing dynamics of cities and spaces