A seasoned commercial real estate developer and investor, Zhen Zhen has spent nearly 20 years investing, developing and building over a dozen of education facilities as well as several retail, office and multifamily projects throughout the Bay Area.
She has an active portfolio of commercial projects ranging from $20 to $500 million in deal size.
Zhen Zhen received her MA in Early Childhood Education from Mills College.
Zhiyi brings a broad spectrum of asset investment and management experience spanning from private equity to real estate. Over the past 15 years, as a principal investor, Zhiyi has acquired and built a portfolio of residential and commercial properties.
She began her career in Goldman Sachs Principal Investment Area (PIA) group and subsequently worked at APAX Partners, a leading global private equity firm.
Zhiyi received BA magna cum laude from Harvard University and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Former Mayor of Sunnyvale, served as Mayor of Sunnyvale and member of the City Council from 2005 to 2013. More than 30 years excellence serving government.
He has been recognized and received civic service awards as Out Standing Man of America, Cities of Palo Alto and Sunnyvale Recognition of Public Service, California State Assembly and Senate Resolutions Recognition of Public Service, and United States Congressional Recognition of Public Service.
A believer of value of design that improves the quality of life, with more than 30 years experiences, and also experience of planning commission of City of San Jose.
He approaches each project with understanding of rules, and flexibility in the capacity of creativity.