The Manager, Manulife US Real Estate Management Pte. Ltd., was incorporated in Singapore under the Companies Act on 2 February 2015.
The Manager is indirectly wholly-owned by the Sponsor. The Manager has general powers of management over the assets of Manulife US REIT. The Manager's main responsibility is to manage Manulife US REIT's assets and liabilities for the benefit of Unitholders.
The Manager will set the strategic direction of Manulife US REIT and give recommendations to the Trustee on the acquisition, divestment, development and/or enhancement of assets of Manulife US REIT in accordance with its stated investment strategy.
To the extent activities of the Manager, including under the Management Agreement, would otherwise be required to be performed within the United States (and are not otherwise to be performed by the U.S. Asset Manager), those activities will be delegated to S-REIT Manager US Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Manager incorporated in the United States.
The Manager has been issued a CMS Licence pursuant to the SFA on 2 July 2015 and is regulated by the MAS.