Jeffrey Kusumi

Jeff works directly with the Chief Executive Officer on many initiatives related to corporate areas as well as issues related to investor relations, corporate and property financings, and risk management. Jeff implements and monitors all of the compliance standards required by the Registered Investment Act. Jeff joined the predecessor company in 1998 as Director of Corporate Operations. Key Rubenstein investments include Cleveland Flats East and projects involving tax credits and other governmental incentives.

From 1996 to 1998, Jeff was Vice President of ACG Professionals, a real estate consulting company focused on large scale financial modeling and acquisitions due diligence for REITs, investment banks and real estate development companies. From 1991 to 1996, he was the Principal of Urban Land Consulting, a real estate consulting company engaged in mortgage banking and real estate development for senior housing and low-income housing tax-credit projects. From 1989 to 1991, he was the General Securities Principal for a capital syndication subsidiary and Assistant-to-the-President of EIC Group in San Francisco, an investment management company selling real estate investments to Asian overseas investors. From 1986 to 1988, Jeff worked as a Financial Analyst and Leasing Assistant for Wright, Runstad & Company, a high-rise office developer in Seattle.

Jeff graduated cum laude from Harvard University with an Bachelor of Arts in Economics. He also has a Masters of Science degree in Real Estate Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Washington, School of Law. Jeff has been NASD Series 7 and 24 licensed, a real estate broker, and is a member of the Washington State Bar Association.