Roberto Perez joined Hilco Real Estate in 2008 and currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of HRP.
Roberto is responsible for overseeing all real estate capital investment activities at Hilco. Under Roberto’s leadership, the HRP team has grown its assets under management to nearly $3 billion. Roberto’s extraordinary vision and leadership have resulted in an impressive portfolio of significant transactions for the company, such as Tradepoint Atlantic in Maryland, L Street Station redevelopment in Boston, as well as numerous other value add and opportunistic transactions across North America. Roberto has been instrumental in establishing the current synergistic partnership between Hilco’s real estate and industrial businesses, pursuing the acquisition of end-of-life industrial facilities for the purposes of redevelopment to new and more functional uses. Under Roberto’s leadership, Hilco is now one of the country’s leading buyers of Brownfield sites for purposes of redevelopment. Prior to Hilco, Roberto worked at U.S. Equities Realty on their tenant representation team.
Prior to his work at U.S. Equities, Roberto built his own successful real estate investment firm in addition to a healthcare recruiting firm. Roberto was born in Puerto Rico and moved to the United States as a young teenager. He graduated from Lake Forest College in 2000 and currently resides in Chicago, IL.