As executive vice president of underwriting, Ms. Nguyen oversees a team responsible for the underwriting, due diligence and closing of acquisitions across the nation on behalf of KBS REIT, pension fund and sovereign wealth fund clients. Ms. Nguyen is a member of the Investment Committee which evaluates and authorizes all new investment opportunities.
Ms. Nguyen plays a lead role in managing and building relationships with third-party consultants utilized during and after the due diligence process. Additionally, she is involved in the training of analysts and the development of operational and analytical tools used throughout the company.
Prior to joining KBS, Ms. Nguyen was a senior consultant in the Financial Consultant Group at CBRE where she assisted brokers with the disposition and leasing of commercial real estate assets. Preceding her role as senior consultant, Ms. Nguyen worked in the Appraisal Department at CBRE.
Ms. Nguyen graduated from the University of California, Irvine, with a bachelor’s degree in environmental design.