David Rees

Director Investment Strategy, Knight Frank


David is responsible for the research activities of Knight Frank in the Australasian region. The purpose of research is to provide information and insights to commercial and institutional clients, as well as to assist them in the development of optimal strategies for the management and performance of their property assets.


Prior to joining Knight Frank David was at Commonwealth Bank where he was Head of Investment Strategy, responsible for advising on investment opportunities across the major asset classes property, shares, bonds and a range of other securities.


David has an extensive background in research and investment banking. He is involved in the education programs of the Securities Institute of Australia and the Property Council of Australia, as well as providing corporate briefings to a range of financial and corporate clients.