Steve Klein, Chief Investment Officer
Steve Klein is Chief Investment Officer and a member of the Investment Committees of Brickman Funds V, VI, and VII. Mr. Klein has extensive acquisition, capital markets and structuring experience.
Prior to joining Brickman in 2013, Mr. Klein was at JOSS Realty Partners, which he co-founded in 2005. While at JOSS, he acquired 15 office properties in New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Miami, totaling over 2.5 million square feet with a value in excess of $650 million. Prior to co-founding JOSS, Mr. Klein spent three years as the Chief Investment Officer at Broadway Partners, where he sourced, analyzed, negotiated and closed in excess of $650 million of office properties in New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Boca Raton and Beverly Hills. From 1997 to 2000, Mr. Klein was an Executive Vice President and Director of Acquisitions at SL Green Realty Corp. During this time, he acquired 10 million square feet of commercial office buildings in over 30 transactions in New York City. Mr. Klein also organized and led SL Green’s successful effort to raise $244 million in an IPO and $371 million in a secondary offering. In this capacity, he reviewed and approved all public financial and corporate information and was responsible for communication with various shareholders, analysts, and lenders. From 1992 to 1997, Mr. Klein developed and asset managed a seven million square foot third-party office leasing and management business for SL Green.
Mr. Klein graduated with a B.A. from the University of Michigan.