Stuart Grant, chief executive, Harwell Campus; co-founder, CoreLife Investors
Grant has more than 25 years’ real estate experience. He began his career in Asia-Pacific as an international executive with Jardine Matheson, before starting his real estate investment career at Blackstone in London and Hong Kong.
During his 18 years at Blackstone, he held a variety of leadership positions including senior managing director and head of asset management for the Asia-Pacific region and was responsible for more than $20bn of investments in Greater China, India, Singapore, Japan, Korea and Australia.
Grant returned to the UK in 2018 as managing director of Stanhope to help grow one of London’s leading developers. He is also a member of the investment committee and advisory board of Mitheridge Capital and sits on Harwell’s healthtec, space and energytec boards. He has supported other organisations and boards, including the Urban Land Institute Dumfries House, Great Ormond Street Hospital and Maggie’s Cancer Care Centres.