As regional president for KBS, Mr. DeLuca is responsible for all acquisitions, dispositions and asset management activities in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Ohio. Mr. DeLuca is also chairman of the KBS Investment Committee that meets regularly to review and approve all new investments for the firm.
Mr. DeLuca began his real estate career in 1994 when he joined a Virginia-based American Property Services where he managed the operations of a multimillion-dollar commercial and residential real estate portfolio. In 1999, he joined Clarion Partners in Washington, D.C. Mr. DeLuca became a managing director at Clarion and was responsible for acquisitions and dispositions for the Mid-Atlantic Region from Delaware to South Florida. He created and led a diverse team in the property management, asset management and acquisition platforms. Mr. DeLuca graduated from George Washington University with a Bachelor of Science degree in economics and public policy and earned a Master of Science degree in real estate from Johns Hopkins University.