Head of Sustainability | REMS Mexico
- Head of Sustainability in Colliers REMS, Mexico.
Promoting a new real estate sustainable culture by consulting services to help our costumers to obtain green building certifications such as BOMA BEST, LEED, WELL, FITWEL, EDGE among others.
Developing buisiness by identifying areas of opportunity and giving exclusive recommendations to our potential clients.
- First certified portfolio of industrial buildings with BOMA BEST in Latin America.
- One of the first certified offices with BOMA BEST - Sustainable Workplaces in Mexico.
- Bachelors Degree in Social Responsability and Sustainable Development at Universidad Anáhuac México Norte.
- Smart and Sustainable Building Technology Diploma - IMEI
Memberships & Involvements
- BOMA Member Mexico Chapter
REMS Director | México
From 1983 to 1991, Rafael Berumen worked as construction supervisor and building coordinator for the company IMMASA; this company was specialized in construction control.
In 1992, he started working in G.Acccion, Formely Fondo Opcion, where he created and implemented de Asset Management and Operations area. AMB acquired G.Accion in July 2008, and Rafael Berumen was appointed as responsible for the operations, customer relationships, leasing, marketing, and management for the largest Industrial Portfolio in México.
In July 2011, ProLogis merged with AMB. As Head of Operations in ProLogis, Rafael managed the Latin America Portfolio, including Asset and Property Management, Customers and Brokers Relationships, Lease Administration, Marketing, and elaboration of Mexico and Brazil ProLogis Industrial Portfolio Reports.
In 2013, he created the administrative structure, policies, procedures, manuals, and reports for the Mexican REIT portfolio, FIBRA Macquarie. He also recruited the team to manage it.
Mr Berumen currently teaches courses on “Condominium Management” and “Real Estate Management and Finance” at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and on "Mexican Real Estate Investment Trusts" (FIBRAs for its acronym in Spanish) at the Real Estate Business School (REBS).
Rafael Berumen has been working as COLLIERS’ Real Estate Management Services (REMS) responsible for Mexico, since 2014. REMS provides full-service solutions across Mexico regarding Property and Facility Management, Property Condition Assessments, Real Estate Risk Management Consultancy, Sustainability, and Property Paperwork, Licenses, and Permits.