Mr. Kang is a Partner with Kearny Real Estate Company and has been with the company since 2001. His responsibilities include the origination and execution of acquisitions, as well as the development management, asset management and dispositions of Kearny’s current development projects. Mr. Kang played an instrumental role in the acquisition of four million sf of properties as well as over $400 million of non-performing loans. Mr. Kang managed the successful execution of Heritage Corporate Center and took part in the successful RFP process and the development of the Los Angeles Air Force Base office campus as well as acquisitions of the Vought property and Hawthorne Airport. In the past two years, Mr. Kang played a pivotal role in the acquisitions of over eighty non-performing loans totaling over $400 million. He continues to serve as the asset manager for many of these assets.
Prior to joining Kearny, Mr. Kang was with L.J. Melody & Company,
the investment-banking arm of CB Richard Ellis where he analyzed various
capital structures including equity, joint ventures, and debt from various
sources such as private investors, institutional investors, life/insurance
companies, conduits, and mezzanine lenders. Mr. Kang has also held a
NASD-licensed, supervisory position with Liberty Mutual Funds. Mr. Kang’s
community involvement includes serving on the facilities committee for a
start-up charter elementary school in East Los Angeles. Mr. Kang also serves on the board of directors for Business Finance Capital, a 504-SBA loan
clearinghouse focused on loans to small businesses in southern California. Mr. Kang has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Harvard College in Cambridge, MA and is a member of Mensa.