BIOGRAPHYCharles Ma is the Managing Director of Greystar China and leads the country’s Investment Management Platform. Charles' key responsibilities include executing the platform’s China investment strategy, pursuing and delivering on China's rental market opportunities, identifying and collaborating with various strategic partners, and building and developing vertically integrated capabilities to continue growing Greystar's presence.
Prior to joining Greystar, Charles was Head of Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions for China Vanke, one of China’s top real estate developers. He was responsible for leading the company’s current and future core strategies, including identifying and executing investment opportunities across asset classes and global geographies such as office, multi-family, logistics, and retail.
Charles holds a bachelor’s of science degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Chicago.