Stuart M. Grant is a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone and Head of Real Estate Asset Management for Asia/Pacific. Mr. Grant also oversees the MB Asia Real Estate Fund and has day-to-day asset management responsibility for all of the Real Estate Group's investments in Asia/Pacific. In 2000, Mr. Grant moved to London to help establish Blackstone's real estate private equity business in Europe. Since joining Blackstone, Mr. Grant has been involved in the firm's investments in Broadgate, NHP, Nido, Center Parcs, Tysan, Valad, Embassy, SCPG and various other office, hotel, industrial, retail and residential investments. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Grant was an International Executive at the Jardine Matheson Group based in Asia from 1990 to 1999. Mr. Grant graduated from The University of St. Andrews and earned an MSc from New York University. He currently serves on the boards of Tysan, Valad, Embassy and SCP and previously has served on numerous boards of portfolio companies. He is a former Trustee of The Prince of Wales’ Dumfries House Trust, serves as a member of the North Asia Executive Committee of the Urban Land Institute.