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AREPA Distinguished Guest Speaker Event on March 23, 2017 (Sorry the event is sold out! Welcome to join our next event!)

Greenland USA Overview:

Greenland USA was established in 2013 as a subsidiary of Greenland Holding Group, which is publicly traded on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) and ranked 311th on the Fortune Global 500. Greenland Group has developed properties in 26 provinces in China as well as in nine countries on four continents. Greenland couples their international expertise in large-scale, mixed-use properties. To date, Greenland has invested more than $8B in projects on the east and west coast.

Gang Hu | President & CEO

Gang Hu has served as President and CEO of Greenland USA since November 2015.

With nearly twenty years of experience in real estate development planning, construction, sales and marketing, Mr. Hu oversees the development of Greenland USA’s $6 billion in assets and explores new opportunities. Mr. Hu joined Greenland Group in June 2003 as the assistant general director of the company’s Northeast Division, overseeing projects from preparation to completion. In this role he oversaw the construction of the 400,000-square-foot Shanghai City residential complex in Changchun, China. Prior to joining Greenland Group, he was the deputy general director of the Baltic Pearl project in St. Petersburg, the largest residential development in Russia, and was also deputy general director of the work on the region’s largest shopping center, Pearl Plaza, located within Baltic Pearl. Mr. Hu received his bachelor’s degree in construction management from the Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology.

Joshua Cohen | Vice President and General Counsel, Eastern Region

Joshua Cohen practiced real estate law at some of the largest NYC law firms, focusing on the representation of clients in the negotiation of all aspects of transactional commercial real estate, including acquisitions and dispositions, financings, joint ventures, leases and development. Joshua focused on all real estate asset classes, including office, multi-family, condominium and hospitality. During his private practice, Joshua completed over $5 Billion in real estate transactions. Joshua is currently Vice President and General Counsel – Eastern Region for Greenland USA, representing Greenland USA in all legal aspects relating to the Pacific Park Brooklyn project, a $6 Billion mixed-use development in Downtown Brooklyn being co-developed by Greenland USA and Forest City Ratner Companies. Joshua Cohen has a BA, summa cum laude, from Yeshiva University, a JD from Harvard Law School and an LLM (Taxation) from New York University School of Law.

The event will take place on:                                                                                                

Thursday March 23, 2017

from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm


at  Herrick, Feinstein LLP

2 Park Avenue (between 32nd and 33rd Streets), 14th Floor

New York, New York 10016 

Tickets for the event:  $50

 A reception with wine, beer, soda and

hors d’oeuvres will be provided. This event is generously sponsored by           

Flushing Bank

*Note: Seating is limited and this event will sell out FAST!  Tickets for the event is $50.00 and Free for 2017 AREPA members. For membership information and to purchase tickets, please go to

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