Patrick Lecomte is an executive director and a senior research fellow at ESSEC Business School (Singapore). He specializes in real estate finance, and financial innovation applied to commercial real estate.
Dr. Lecomte holds a Doctorate in real estate finance from the University of Paris (France), an MPhil in land economy from Cambridge University (UK), an MBA from Columbia University (USA), a DESS and MSc in finance from the University of Paris-Dauphine (France). He is a member of the Investment Property Forum (London, UK), the American Real Estate Society, the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, the European Real Estate Society, and the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association’s Research Committee.
His recent research has been published in The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, the Journal of Property Investment and Finance, APREA research reports, ANREV red paper series, The Edge (Singapore), The Business Times, The South China Morning Post and The Post Magazine (Hong Kong).