Dror Poleg is the author of Rethinking Real Estate and the Co-Chair of the Urban Land Institute’s Technology and Innovation Council in New York. His insights on the future of cities and buildings have been featured in publications including the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, NBC, Forbes, The Times, and The Globe and Mail.
Dror briefs and advises senior executives from multibillion dollar companies such as UBS, Goldman Sachs, AvalonBay Communities, British Land, Liberty Mutual, Dubai Holding, and Cushman & Wakefield.
Dror’s work draws on his experiences as a real estate and technology executive in the US, China, UK, and Australia, as well as on his formal training at the London School of Economics, INSEAD, and Swinburne University of Technology.
Previously, Dror served as Vice President of Kardan Land, where he oversaw the expansion of a $3b property portfolio in partnership with investors such as Blackrock MGPA and Frasers Properties; as CEO of Otherz.com, an app development company; and as Head of Digital at Standards Group, a creative agency that served clients such as IKEA, Scandinavian Airlines, and Shangri La Hotels.
Dror writes a weekly newsletter about the intersection of technology, culture, and the built world.
It includes the week’s five most interesting stories, with short analysis and historical context.
Launched in 2016, it now has more than 10,000 readers, with a global and senior audience in tech, real estate, and venture capital.