The European Conference for Real Estate Debt Investments

DebtConference 2023

At the DebtConference, distinguished investment experts will present current topics related to Real Estate Debt.

  • Date: Wednesday, 6 June 2023 – Thursday, 7 June 2023
  • Location: Kap Europa, Frankfurt
  • Participation forms: on site event and online participation
  • Participants: investors, fund/asset manager, project developer
  • Participation fee: starting at 2,190 Euro
  • Conference language: English
  • Free of charge for institutional investors
  • Important links: Registration | Program | Hotel Website

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The DebtConference is the industry event for all topics related Real Estate Debt. After the successful start of this event series in 2021 with more than 150 participants from Germany, Europe and the US, the event team is delighted that there was a great demand also last year. Experts and investors presented their topics and experiences on individual program items in expert presentations and panel discussions. Personal Face-to-Face Meetings gave the participants a great chance to connect within this community. 

Active involvement

Break Out Sessions

Break out sessions will be offered during the conference. One person will lead each session and present the results of the relevant break out session afterwards to the audience. Participants need to book their seats directly within the registration process. During the session, they are welcome to contribute to the chosen topic or to listen at the views of other participants. The following topics are available for the break out sessions:

  • ESG in private real estate lending
  • The relative value of Real Estate Debt
  • Capital and Fund structures offered

Program 5 June 2023

Investor Dinner

For Dinner Sponsors and Investors only

18:00 - 22:00

Program 6 June 2023

Registration & Coffee

08:45 - 09:30

I. Market Fundamentals

09:30 - 11:00

II. US Debt Market Update

11:20 - 12:30

Lunch & Face-to-Face-Meetings

All participants can schedule three 20 minutes conversations (will be scheduled through the event website before the conference)

12:30 - 14:00

III. European Real Estate Debt Markets

14:10 - 15:40


15:40 - 16:30

Break Out Sessions & Presentations

16:45 - 18:30

Shuttle Transfer for Reception and Conference Dinner

18:40 - 22:30

Program 7 June 2023

Registration & Coffee

08:30 - 09:00

IV. Structural Challenges and Chances in Real Estate Debt

09:00 - 10:30


All participants can schedule three 20 minutes conversations (will be scheduled through the event website before the conference)

10:40 - 11:40

V. Special Topics in Real Estate Debt

12:00 - 13:00

Closing Remarks & Lunch

13:10 - 14:30

End of Conference

14:30 - 14:30

DebtConference 2023

Advisory Board

David Rückel (Chair)

Chairman of the Advisory Board and Managing Partner
PIA Pontis Institutional Advisors GmbH

Trevor Castledine

Managing Director, Private Markets

Benedikt Gabor

Head of Real Estate
Deutsche Rückvers. AG and VöV Rückvers. KöR

Rebecca Kunz

Investment Manager
Transactions & Strategy – Real Assets
Helaba Invest Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH


Sandra Ludwig CFA

Managing Director
Institutional Investment Consulting Partners

Sascha Pinger

Managing Director
Versorgungswerk der Wirtschaftsprüfer und der vereidigten Buchprüfer im Lande Nordrhein-Westfalen (WPV)


Anja Ritchie

Managing Director
StepStone Group Europe

Janine Spieker

Head of Real Estate
Gothaer Asset Management AG


Oliver Strumpf

FondsForum Platform

Stefan Stute MRICS

Head of Investment Consulting
Wüest Partner Deutschland

Sina Timm

Private Debt Lead
Viridium Group

Conference location


Kap Europa

Even just entering Kap Europa is an emotional experience. The large, floor-to-ceiling window fronts and high ceilings create a unique backdrop. In addition to its innovative architecture, the Congress Centre offers highly flexible facilities. Just a few steps away from Kap Europa are the Frankfurt exhibition grounds, the Skyline Plaza shopping centre and various categories of hotels. The central location and ideal transport connections make it easy to arrive and depart quickly.

Kap Europa
Osloer Str. 5
60327 Frankfurt


6/7 June 2023 
Kap Europa, Osloer Str. 5, 60327 Frankfurt

Conference Dinner

6 June 2023 | 19:00 - 23:00
Untermainkai 17, 60329 Frankfurt

Hotel Rooms

Frankfurt Marriott Hotel
Hamburger Allee 2, 60486 Frankurt
Tel.: +49 69 79550 | Booking >>

Review 2022


Review 2022


Valuable event with many interesting insights and a lot of networking opportunities.

Rebecca Kunz, Helaba Invest

Excellent, very focussed event, bulging at the seams with content!

Trevor Castledine, bfinance

On a good path to become the leading event for the debt fund industry.

Michael Morgenroth, CAERUS Debt Investments AG


Event Manager

Nadine Mohr

Strumpf Eventmanagement
Kiefernweg 10
65527 Niedernhausen

Phone: +49 6127 999363 23
Email: info(at)