Thought Leadership

Evolving is already in the DNA of the commercial real estate sector

The pandemic has highlighted how the omnichannel shopping experience will become increasingly important to the European retail property sector. ECSP’s secretary general, Joost Koomen, spoke to Book a Corner, a digital solution that helps shopping centres digitalise their short-term leasing process, about retail property’s digital transformation and many other key issues impacting the sector. Access the full interview here.

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ECSP welcomes Safe Asset Group as risk management partner

European Council of Shopping Places (ECSP) and SAFE Asset Group are joining forces as of September 2021 to partner a future focus on managing risk within the retail property sector. Their relationship will result in the sharing of information and best practice on risk management and operational resilience to ECSP members based on SAFE’s world-class experience and expertise. Secretary General of the ECSP, Joost Koomen said that: “This dynamic new

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Let’s Talk #5: Shopping Matters – A common agenda for retail and retail property

Welcome to the fifth in our series of podcasts from the European Council of Shopping Places and its members. This week Joost Koomen, the ECSP’s Secretary General, is joined by Christian Verschueren, Director General at EuroCommerce, the principal European organisation representing the retail and wholesale sector. The speakers discussed what’s on the agenda for retail and retail property, and there is much room for collaboration between both sectors. Check it

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