Leading global business builder and innovator in new economy sectors
GLP is a leading global business builder, owner, developer and operator of logistics real estate, data centers, renewable energy and related technologies.
From incubating new businesses to efficiently operating assets, we take a strategic and innovative approach to growth and value creation. Our combined global experience and expertise allow us to build businesses create value for our partners. We operate across Asia, Europe, and the Americas.
GLP Capital Partners, a global alternative asset manager, is the exclusive investment and asset manager of GLP.
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The History of GLP
GLP was founded by Ming Mei and Jeff Schwartz as a developer and operator of logistics real estate with operations in Japan and China
Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange in the largest ever real estate IPO globally
Entered Brazil market as market leader with acquisition of $1.45B platform
Listed $1.3B GLP J-REIT (TSE: 3281) on Tokyo Stock Exchange - the largest real estate IPO in Japan
AUM grows to $11B with launch of first development fund in China and expansion of development vehicle in Japan
Enter the U.S. through the $8B acquisition of IndCor from Blackstone and becomes second largest logistics real estate owner in the U.S. within 12 months
Entered Europe market through the $2.8B acquisition of Gazeley and doubled Europe AUM within a year
AUM grows to $43B
GLP delists from SGX in $12B transaction, the largest of a listed company in Asia
GLP enters India via strategic partnership with IndoSpace
GLP sells 179M sq ft of U.S. assets to Blackstone for $18.7B, the largest-ever private real estate transaction globally
AUM grows to $89B following announcement of strategic investment partnership with China Merchants Capital
Global business expands to 17 countries following acquisition of European portfolio and entry into Vietnam
Private equity business acquires stake in Li & Fung
GLP C-REIT (508056:CH) is among the first batch of nine C-REITs to be listed in China
Delivered first phase of 120 MW data center in Jiangsu Province, China. Achieved total IT load capacity of ~1,400 MW in China.
GLP reorganises global fund management platform to form GLP Capital Partners
Launched Ada Infrastructure, GLP’s new global data center platform (ex-China)
Frequently Asked Questions
GLP is a privately owned company incorporated in Singapore.
GLP Pte Ltd (formerly Global Logistic Properties Limited) converted to a private company after delisting from the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (SGX-ST) on 22 January 2018. The company was formerly listed on SGX-ST between 2010 to 2018.
GLP is a global company with headquarters in every country in which we operate including Brazil, China, Europe, India, Japan, the US and Vietnam.
We also have offices in Singapore and Hong Kong.
GLP is owned by GLP Holdings LP which is controlled by management and a group of institutional investors.
Ming Mei is co-Founder and CEO of GLP. Under his leadership and vision, GLP revolutionized the modern logistics industry by taking an innovative and entrepreneurial approach to growth and value creation and has since expanded into adjacent sectors and new markets.
Ming co-founded Eastern Bell Venture Capital and sits on various public and private boards. He is also an investor and board member of Value Retail China, a company that specializes in the development and operation of luxury outlet shopping villages.
Ming graduated from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the School of Business and Management at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with a Master of Business Administration. He received his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Indiana University School of Business.
GLP Capital Partners, a global alternative asset manager with approximately $125 billion in assets under management, is the exclusive investment and asset manager of GLP. To learn more about GLP Capital Partners, visit www.gcp.com. GLP is the largest shareholder of GLP Capital Partners.
GLP was founded in 2009 as a specialist logistics real estate owner, developer and operator.
GLP is a leading global business builder, owner, developer and operator of logistics real estate, data centers, renewable energy and related technologies which are supported by global macroeconomic trends, including the sustained growth of globalised commerce, widespread adoption of e-commerce, increased demand for data storage/processing and worldwide focus on sustainable energy.
GLP's global platform owns and operates assets and businesses in 17 countries including Brazil, China, Europe, India, Japan, the US and Vietnam.
Sustainability is a strategic priority across GLP’s global business, and we are deeply committed to building a better future for our employees, customers and local communities. For more information on GLP’s ESG efforts, visit: glp.com/global/impact
People and culture are core to GLP’s business and its global success. We believe in empowering people to be entrepreneurial, growth-focused and passionate about being the best. We encourage our people to think beyond the bounds of their roles and our industry by being innovative, sharing new ideas and working as a team.
Our focus is on maintaining a small company identity with an entrepreneurial mindset to continue our growth trajectory. Our ability to attract top talent and focus on developing their skills supports our global growth and helps the company expand beyond what it is today.