Matthew A. Webster
Global Head of Real Estate Finance
HSBC Bank Plc

As the HSBC Global Head of the Real Estate Finance Matthew is responsible for a full range of Commercial Real Estate financing activities on a $100bn loan book. He joined HSBC in 2005 from Hypo Real Estate Bank International, initially to develop a CMBS conduit platform. Matthew has over 18 years experience in commercial real estate, both in the US and Europe, including at Goldman Sachs International, Morgan Stanley International, Fitch Ratings Limited and Capital Reinsurance Corp. Matthew holds a BSc in Economics and Business Management from North Carolina State University and is a CFA. He represents HSBC on the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council Europe and was the 2011 Chair.