Kimberly Hourihan is Chief Investment Officer for the Americas Direct Real Estate Strategies and a fund Portfolio Manager. Ms. Hourihan is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee, Americas Investment Committee and Global Leadership Team.
Ms. Hourihan began her real estate investment management career in 1990 and joined CBRE Global Investors in 2007. In her previous role with the firm, she served as a Managing Director and the Portfolio Manager for two international sovereign wealth fund clients with total assets under management with the firm of more than $4.0 billion representing 11.7 million square feet. In this position, Ms. Hourihan was responsible for client relations, portfolio management, asset management, acquisitions and dispositions.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hourihan was Senior Vice President at Starwood Capital Group, where her responsibilities included the formation of a value-added real estate fund. Previously, Ms. Hourihan was Partner and Regional Director at TA Associates Realty, a Boston-based real estate advisory firm. In that capacity, she was a portfolio manager for a separate account relationship and a closed-end commingled value-added real estate fund. Ms. Hourihan also served as an asset manager with expertise in office, industrial, retail and multifamily assets in major markets throughout the U.S. Prior to that, Ms. Hourihan was Senior Vice President at the Georgetown Holding in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, directing multiple acquisitions ranging from a bank in Geneva to a magazine in Hong Kong. Ms. Hourihan began her career at U.S. Trust Company where she was responsible for lending on real estate.
Ms. Hourihan earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston College and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Harvard University.