TIM HAY


Founder, Fearon Hay Architects


Fearon Hay Architects is a partnership between Jeff Fearon and Tim Hay and was established to enable their combined involvement in the design and execution of each project. Founded in 1998 and based in Auckland, New Zealand, the design-led studio operates with between 12 to 15 staff and applies this approach to a broad range of typologies located in diverse environments – costal, urban, rural, lakeside and alpine. The resulting work has received extensive recognition in both national and international award programmes.

Fearon Hay regards each commission as an individual opportunity to create architecture that has fully exercised the abilities of the practice and hence delivers satisfaction to their clients, the occupants, and all that experience the work that results. They seek to create architecture derived from an understanding of site, brief, and the people and place it is being created for.

Working nationally and internationally, Fearon Hay has an increasing variety of commissions that deliver private dwellings, hospitality and interior projects, and a developing range of commercial & hotel briefs.

TIM HAY


Founder, Fearon Hay Architects


Fearon Hay Architects is a partnership between Jeff Fearon and Tim Hay and was established to enable their combined involvement in the design and execution of each project. Founded in 1998 and based in Auckland, New Zealand, the design-led studio operates with between 12 to 15 staff and applies this approach to a broad range of typologies located in diverse environments – costal, urban, rural, lakeside and alpine. The resulting work has received extensive recognition in both national and international award programmes.

JEFF FEARON


Founder, Fearon Hay Architects


Fearon Hay Architects is a partnership between Jeff Fearon and Tim Hay and was established to enable their combined involvement in the design and execution of each project. Founded in 1998 and based in Auckland, New Zealand, the design-led studio operates with between 12 to 15 staff and applies this approach to a broad range of typologies located in diverse environments – costal, urban, rural, lakeside and alpine. The resulting work has received extensive recognition in both national and international award programmes.

Fearon Hay regards each commission as an individual opportunity to create architecture that has fully exercised the abilities of the practice and hence delivers satisfaction to their clients, the occupants, and all that experience the work that results. They seek to create architecture derived from an understanding of site, brief, and the people and place it is being created for.

Working nationally and internationally, Fearon Hay has an increasing variety of commissions that deliver private dwellings, hospitality and interior projects, and a developing range of commercial & hotel briefs.

JEFF FEARON


Founder, Fearon Hay Architects


Fearon Hay regards each commission as an individual opportunity to create architecture that has fully exercised the abilities of the practice and hence delivers satisfaction to their clients, the occupants, and all that experience the work that results. They seek to create architecture derived from an understanding of site, brief, and the people and place it is being created for.

Working nationally and internationally, Fearon Hay has an increasing variety of commissions that deliver private dwellings, hospitality and interior projects, and a developing range of commercial & hotel briefs.

ROBERT D. NASO


Managing Director and Co-Founder, Clear Bridge Asia Capital Consulting and India Real Estate Partners


Rob serves as Managing Director and Co-Founder of both Clear Bridge Asia Capital Consulting (“CBAC”) and India Real Estate Partners (“IREP”). CBAC is an integrated investment/asset management business focused on co-investing and working with a select group of local developer/operators across the region providing leverage and expertise in assisting them with their capital requirements and/or expansion plans. IREP is an integrated investment management business based in Mumbai and focused on advising Asian capital focused on co-investing and working with select real estate developers in Tier I cities. Current strategy is heavily focused on residential transactions requiring recapitalization/restructuring, with downside protection and enhanced corporate governance.

He has over 18 years institutional real estate experience throughout Asia Pacific and the United States. His broad experience has covered acquisitions, asset management, capital markets and investor relations while managing hard assets and entity level investments. Property type exposure has been equally diverse and has included CBD/suburban office, existing/ground-up development retail, serviced apartments, hotel, land development, residential for-sale, worker dormitory, industrial as well as equity and mezzanine lending asset management oversight.

Rob was most recently a Managing Director and Head of Asset Management for Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing Asia Pacific. He oversaw the group’s asset management activities in mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, India, Singapore/SE Asia and Korea. Reporting directly to the Chairman of MSREI Asia and working with respective country heads and in-country teams and numerous domestic unaffiliated constituencies (i.e. government officials, service providers, lawyers accountants, etc). He has demonstrated an ability to navigate and operate successfully cross-border and multi-culturally while he also represented MSREI interests as a voting member of the Board of Directors in most transactions in the region.

Rob joined MSREI in 2002 in their NY office, transferred to Hong Kong in 2004 and then to Shanghai in 2006 as part of the senior management team assigned to open the Shanghai office to commence operations. The office grew from 11 people to over 70 people in 18 months and was a vertically integrated operations capable of operating the mainland China real estate investing business on a stand-alone basis. Rob subsequently relocated to Singapore in 2008 assuming full Asia Pacific regional responsibility for the group.
Prior to joining MSREI, Rob spent 10 years with Prudential Real Estate Investors in their Newark, Short Hills and Parsippany, NJ offices. The majority of his time was spent managing a geographically diverse value-added portfolio across all property types. Responsibilities also grew to include junior portfolio management roles on behalf of some of the Firm’s separate account clients.

Rob received a BS Accounting from the University of Scranton and an MBA from New York University.

ROBERT D. NASO


Managing Director and Co-Founder, Clear Bridge Asia Capital Consulting and India Real Estate Partners


Rob serves as Managing Director and Co-Founder of both Clear Bridge Asia Capital Consulting (“CBAC”) and India Real Estate Partners (“IREP”). CBAC is an integrated investment/asset management business focused on co-investing and working with a select group of local developer/operators across the region providing leverage and expertise in assisting them with their capital requirements and/or expansion plans. IREP is an integrated investment management business based in Mumbai and focused on advising Asian capital focused on co-investing and working with select real estate developers in Tier I cities. Current strategy is heavily focused on residential transactions requiring recapitalization/restructuring, with downside protection and enhanced corporate governance.