We are pleased to announce the addition of Mike Ruppert as the Property Management leader for the Southwest region. Mike will focus on enhancing and leading best-in-class service delivery and partnering with investor clients to grow the Property Management business in our southwest markets. He’ll work closely with Peter Belisle in developing strategy and expanding relationships with investor clients and partner with Dan Pufunt and the national leadership team to leverage best practices, serve our clients and grow market share. Mike will be based in the downtown Los Angeles office.
Mike has more than 25 years of commercial real estate experience managing client relationships and executing management and leasing strategies on portfolios of office, industrial, retail and medical office assets. Most recently, Mike served as Senior Managing Director, Investor Services at CBRE, where he was the platform lead for the national Strategic Accounts Team, which serves the company’s top institutional investor clients across all lines of business. He was also responsible for coordinating client account management best practices and was the national point of contact for key Investor clients.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mike was Vice President at Trammell Crow Company, Senior Portfolio Manager at Arden Realty, General Manager with Transpacific Development Co. and began his career as an Asset Manager at Maguire Partners in downtown LA.
Mike lives in Manhattan Beach with his wife Valerie and their four children. Mike commits time to volunteer work with organizations such as Christmas in April, a home build program assisting needy families, Epilepsy Camp for children afflicted with Epilepsy and coaching baseball and soccer for his kids. Having grown up in Wisconsin and Minnesota, Mike made his way to Southern California following college after watching many Rose Bowls from the snowy Midwest.