Back to team Western Region Giovanni Cordoves Senior VP/Asset Manager Mr. Cordoves is a senior vice president and asset manager for KBS Realty Advisors and its affiliate KBS Capital Advisors. Mr. Cordoves serves as the market leader responsible for carrying out investment objectives in the Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and Minneapolis markets with a portfolio size of approximately 4.1 million square feet of office and industrial space with a combined market value of nearly $1 billion. Having joined KBS in 2004, Mr. Cordoves was also previously responsible for other U.S. markets including St. Louis, Tulsa, Indianapolis, and Louisville where, as with his current markets, he was actively involved all acquisition, disposition, and asset management activities in those markets. Prior to KBS, Mr. Cordoves served as a senior associate at Ernst & Young LLP for three years where he provided a variety of professional services for several Southern California real estate firms, including KBS. Mr. Cordoves received a master’s degree in accounting from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame and bachelor’s degrees in both business administration and accounting from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business and Leventhal School of Accounting. In addition, he is a certified public accountant and a licensed real estate broker.