Prof. Aart C. Hordijk was member of the faculty of TIAS School for Business and Society and Eindhoven University of Technology in the period 2012-2012. He was involved in teaching and strengthening the executive Master in Real Estate (MRE). He has 25 years of experience in Real Estate (e.g. Sofam Private Investor in Real Estate, DTZ Research, ABP-Real Estate, ROZ en ROZ/IPD Property Index). He has been Director of the ROZ Real Estate Council and ROZ/IPD Netherlands Property Index since 1995. He has been Professor at the Troostwijk Chair Valuations at Nyenrode University, Visiting Professor Valuation at Delft University of Technology, Visiting Professor at the University of Antwerp and Associate Professor Valuation at the University of Amsterdam. Professor Hordijk is representative of the Netherlands in the IVSC (International Valuation Standards Committee) and chairman of the IVSC education committee. In addition, he is member of the review committee of the property tax authority, the Advisory Board of the residential research committee connected to the Delft University of Technology, the Dutch EU Council for the construction industry of the Netherlands, the RICS Research Committee in London, and the Steering Committee of the Swiss Banks studying Real Estate Risk and solvency ratio’s as a consequence of Basel II between 2007 and 2008.