James Choi

DirectorJames Choi

Mr. Choi joined the firm in 2013. As a Director in the Investor Relations group, based in Los Angeles, California, is responsible for maintaining relationships across the institutional investor community and business development in the Western United States and Asia-Pacific regions. Mr. Choi has also worked in the firm’s Portfolio Management group, helping launch the Harrison Street Core Property Fund, the industry’s first open-ended core fund focused exclusively in Education, Healthcare and Storage-based real estate. During his tenure at Harrison Street, Mr. Choi has raised institutional capital across multiple vehicles and strategies in the firm’s target sectors.

Prior to joining Harrison Street, Mr. Choi worked at IPD (MSCI), a leading provider of benchmarking and portfolio analysis services to the institutional investment management industry. In that role, he focused on client consultancy, business development, and product development.

Mr. Choi holds a B.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics and is a CFA charter holder.