Marc Brutten – Founder & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Marc Brutten is founder and chairman of Brutten Global, a private holding company that invests funds on behalf of the Brutten Family office.

Brutten Global has business offices in the Western U.S. and Western Europe for the operation of its real estate and private equity companies. BG and its affiliate companies have acquired, owned and operated over 30 companies and 39 million square feet of real estate assets. It has raised $4 billion of debt and equity for its investments.

Marc Brutten is also founder and chairman of Westcore Properties. Prior to forming Westcore, Marc was president of Shidler West, Inc. Under his direction, the company’s industrial portfolio grew to more than 11.3 million square feet and the company’s asset value grew from $20 million to $800 million.

Marc is involved in numerous professional and community organizations including the Urban Land Institute (ULI), National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), The New Children’s Museum (where he is a member), and California Republic Bank (where he is a director). Marc is also a member of the Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate’s Policy Advisory Board Executive Committee at USD.

Prior activities have included serving as a board member with the San Diego Community FoundationReal Estate Board, Ritz Camera and the University of California alumni, where he was a University Trustee.

Marc is a graduate of University of California, San Diego.