Senior Vice President
Portfolio Management and Transactions
As Senior Vice President – Portfolio Management and Transactions for Columbia Property Trust, Kevin Hoover oversees the implementation of the Company's real estate investment strategy. Mr. Hoover works closely with the regional teams in directing the Company's acquisition, finance, and disposition activities, as well as coordinating the asset management, leasing and operations for the portfolio. He also chairs Columbia's Investment Committee and has been serving Columbia since 2004 in various capacities.
Mr. Hoover has nearly 30 years of broad-based commercial real estate experience, including portfolio and investment management, capital transactions, marketing, investment analysis and underwriting, and valuation. Previously, he served as co-head of the Asset Management team for Wells Real Estate Funds and as Portfolio Manager for several of its sponsored real estate products. He also served as a Principal of Equity Portfolio Management for Lend Lease Real Estate Investments and as a Manager of Real Estate Valuation/Advisor Services Practice for Price Waterhouse (predecessor to PricewaterhouseCoopers).
Mr. Hoover is a member of the Urban Land Institute, the National Association of Office and Industrial Properties, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers, the Appraisal Institute, and the Certified Commercial Investment Member Institute. He received a B.B.A. in Real Estate from the University of Georgia, graduating Summa Cum Laude as a First Honor Graduate.