From Rye, NY, James joins MIT with 7 years of finance experience. James’s interest in real estate was initiated with a philanthropic commitment and has blossomed into a life-changing career path.
Born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, Jiye is pursuing a dual degree between MSRED (’21) and M.Arch (’22) at MIT. Before coming to MIT, she studied History of Art and Architecture at Harvard
Derek joins MIT with a background in international business and construction management. Following a five-year stint in Moscow working for a fast-moving consumer goods company, Derek returned to Boston and
Fan comes to the MSRED program with 4 years of experience in urban development. His career has undergone a transition from construction management to real estate investment as well as a geographical
Eytan is pursuing a dual degree between the MSRED and the Master of Architecture programs at MIT, where he is exploring financing and ownership systems that support architectural renovation. Originally from
Leland (Lee) arrives at MIT as a registered Architect with over five years’ experience in design and construction management and two years of real estate development and asset management experience.
Mingyao joins MIT with five years of work experience in built environment project management and business advisory consultancy. She managed some urban development initiatives and capital expenditure for several global brands’ corporate real estate divisions. Through the partnership with
Born and raised in Singapore, Henry joins MIT with 5.5 years of experience in real estate investments, development and asset management. He has graduated from Singapore Management University with a
Teo Nicolais is a real estate entrepreneur who loves to teach. Nicolais lived and breathed real estate as the Director of Finance and Acquisitions for a $500 million development company active in apartments, for-sale
Cassie joins the MSRED program after spending two years in MIT’s Systems Design and Management program. Her focus in SDM was the convergence of analog and digital in the built