ING Clarion Partners, LLC, have announced that Jon Spelke has joined the firm as a Senior Vice President and Development Manager. Spelke will be based in the firm's Los Angeles office and will be responsible for acquiring and managing development and other opportunistic investments in the Western U.S.
Spelke has more than 23 years of real estate industry experience, and comes to ING Clarion from Lennar Urban, where he was Vice President in charge of acquisitions and entitlements for the Western U.S. Prior to that, he was Director of Real Estate for Hillman Properties Inc. and was responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities and overseeing the management of existing investments in the Western U.S.
"Jon's knowledge of the Western U.S. real estate markets will be an extremely valuable asset to our team as we continue to explore new opportunities in the region," said Doug Bowen, Managing Director at ING Clarion. "We are delighted to have him join us."
Spelke earned his B.A. from Northeastern University.
Source: ING Real Estate