MANAGING DIRECTOR, BUSINESS STRATEGY
Louis Klein serves as Managing Director of Business Strategy for Bridge, with responsibilities including the evaluation of new areas for investment, special situations, and business development. Prior to joining Bridge, Louis was a Partner at RBL Real Estate, where he pursued redevelopment opportunities in distressed and underperforming retail properties guided by proprietary predictive analytics, with a primary focus on outpatient medical offices and other health and wellness uses. Prior to RBL, Louis was a founding partner of an India-focused real estate fund manager that raised and invested more than $1.5 billion of equity, where his responsibilities included fundraising and investor relations, fund and investment structuring, joint venture formation and team building. Louis began his career at Secured Capital and then worked for Colony Capital, where he was involved in making and managing investments in the US, Europe and Asia that included development properties, distressed assets and portfolios, and operating businesses with a strategic dependence on real estate. Louis has a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with concentrations in finance and real estate. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute and is on the board of New Yorkers for Children.