Ada Choi, CFA
Head of Research, Greater China
& Head of Occupier Research, APAC
Since she joined the team in 2005, she has been working closely with local research members in operating the Asia research platform, including fundamental research on different property sectors. She plays a major role in producing regional research publications and thought leadership papers. These papers include pan-Asia topics, such as “Asian REITs Return to Acquisition Mode”, as well as country-specific study, such as “China High-Speed Rail and the Promotion of Regional Urban Development”.
Prior to joining CBRE, Ada developed her career in financial market research. She worked for Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing’s Planning and Research team, where she advised the company on financial market development trends and benchmark Hong Kong against leading financial centres.
Ada received her masters in Financial Engineering and Quantitative Analysis for Business from City University of Hong Kong and a bachelors degree of Business Administration from Chinese University of Hong Kong. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a member of the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Chartered Financial Analyst
- Bachelor of Business Administration, Chinese University of Hong Kong
- Master of Arts in Quantitative Analysis for Business, City University of Hong Kong
- Master of Science in Financial Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
- The Korean Real Estate Market: A New Climate Amid the Global Credit Squeeze
- Emergence of Pearl River Delta Mega-Urban Region
- Taiwan in the Post Presidential Election Period: Anticipating Investment Environment Change
- The Impact of the Global Financial Tsunami on the Asian Real Estate Market
- Hotel Operators in China: New Opportunities in a More Sophisticated Marketplace
- Corporate Real Estate Strategies in Asia: Save for Now; Prepare for Growth
- The Asian Office Occupier Market Under the Impact of the Global Economic Downturn
- Success and Failure in Southern China Shopping Mall Development
- China’s Logistics: Rising Demand but a Shortage of Supply
- China’s High-speed Rail Network and the Promotion of Regional Urban Development