About the Awards

The Asia Pacific Best of the Breeds REITs Awards™ 2019 is a coveted award held in conjunction with the 6th REITs Asia Pacific 2019 Conference to recognize companies and managers with the highest standards and performance in the Asia Pacific REITs sector.

The judging panel consists of senior professionals in the financial and real estate sector with balanced representation from ratings agencies, research houses and advisory firms across different countries. The selection methodology will be based on a combined scoring metric that takes into account ratings strength and stability, financial performance and other relevant criteria. This selection methodology is proprietary to this award and upholds very stringent standards.

Shortlisted winners will be notified and invited to the awards ceremony.


The Best of the Breeds REIT
– Retail REIT
– Office REIT
– Industrial REIT
– Hospitality REIT
– Healthcare REIT
– Islamic REIT
– Alternative Asset Class REIT

Best CEO Asia Pacific

Best CFO Asia Pacific

Best Investor Relations Asia Pacific


The Best of the Breeds REIT consists of 6 sub-categories namely, retail, office, industrial, hospitality, Healthcare, Islamic and alternative asset REIT. Each REIT submission will be graded on the following attributes:

1) Financial performance
2) Market performance
3) Corporate Governance
4) Quality of underlying assets
5) Quality of REIT manager
6) Adequacy of risk management policies & methodology
7) Sustainability of performance over the long term.


The Award Ceremony will take place during the Conference on 5 September 2019. Hundreds of senior executives and professionals from the REITs and real estate sector and members of the media will be present.