Metropoly Holdings Limited closes China logistics platform with Macquarie Asia Infrastructure Fund 2
August 17, 2018
Metropoly Holdings Limited (“MHL”) is pleased to announce that it has successfully closed the China logistics platform with Macquarie Asia Infrastructure Fund 2 (“MAIF2”) managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (“MIRA”). The platform will develop and operate mixed-use, cold and dry storage logistics warehouses in strategic locations in tier 1 and 2 cities in China, gaining exposure to the world’s largest e-commerce market and to rapidly rising demand for refrigerated warehousing.
“MHL’s corporate philosophy revolves around our values of social and commercial sustainability, and we understand that a successful business generates value over the long term through operational excellence and synergistic partnerships. We are excited to have MIRA as our partner, an institution that shares our values of excellence and sustainability”, Mr. ANG Keng Lam, Founding Chairman of MHL, said, “I firmly believe that with MHL’s industry expertise and MIRA’s strength and experience in the financial sector, our platform will be able to capture the vast business opportunities in the logistics sector arising from growing demand of China’s emerging middle class”.
About Metropoly Holdings Limited
Metropoly Holdings Limited (“MHL”) is a real estate development, investment and asset management firm in Asia that delivers sustainable commercial returns and positive social outcomes across a spectrum of real estate classes.
Founded in Hong Kong by Mr. ANG Keng Lam, a renowned veteran in Asian real estate management and investment, MHL offers bespoke investment solutions that generate reliable returns with sustainable value for stakeholders and partners. Our real estate activities include acquisitions, development, as well as ongoing asset and property management.
Headquartered in Hong Kong, MHL has offices in Beijing and representatives in Japan and Seoul.
About Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets
More than 20 years ago Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (“MIRA”) pioneered investment in a new asset class for institutional investors - infrastructure.
Today MIRA combines two decades of experience and expertise to identify and unlock investment opportunities in the assets that people use every day - extending beyond infrastructure to real estate, agriculture and energy.
As at 31 March 2018, MIRA has assets under management of more than A$155 billion invested in 148 portfolio businesses, ~300 properties and 4.5m hectares of farmland.
MIRA is a division of Macquarie Asset Management, the asset management arm of Macquarie Group, a diversified financial group providing clients with asset management, banking, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities.