Patrick Sumner is Head of Property Equities at Henderson Global Investors. He and his team manage Global, Pan-European and Asia/Pacific property share funds. Patrick has more than 30 years’ experience of European real estate markets, first with Hillier Parker and subsequently with quoted companies Reinhold, Arcona and Chesterfield Properties. He joined Henderson Global Investors in 1997. Henderson Global Investors has funds under management of approximately $105bn, including property funds of $20bn and property equities of $2bn. Patrick Sumner holds an MA in Modern Languages from Oxford University and an MSc from the London Business School. He is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, was a founding Executive Board member of the European Public Real Estate Association and sits on the REIT Committee of the UK Property Industry Alliance.