Alex Valente serves as a Senior Vice President for the Los Angeles Business Unit of Trammell Crow Company. Alex focuses on all multifamily opportunities within Greater Los Angeles for High Street Residential, TCC's residential subsidiary. In his role, Alex is responsible for identifying new development and investment opportunities, debt and equity partnerships, entitlements and community outreach, design, construction and leasing.
Prior to joining TCC, Alex worked for The Ratkovich Company, a Los Angeles-based developer. Alex focused his time working on three Ratkovich assets: The Hercules Campus at Playa Vista, a 28-acre 530,000-square-foot creative office and studio campus, 5900 Wilshire, a 30-story 491,000-square-foot office building in Miracle Mile, and The Alhambra, a 1,000,000-square-foot office campus.
Prior to The Ratkovich Company, Alex worked for Thomas Safran & Associates, a Los Angeles-based affordable housing developer. Alex focused his efforts on the development of The Renaissance at City Center, a 150-unit multifamily project in Carson, California and Canyon Creek, a 75-unit tax-credit, senior multifamily project in Calabasas, CA.
Professional Affiliations & Community Involvement
- UCLA Anderson Real Estate Alumni Group, President
- Urban Land Institute, Membership Committee
- Riordan Scholars Program, Introduction to Real Estate Course, Course Creator and Chief Lecturer
- UCLA Anderson, Real Estate Development Class, Guest Lecturer
- UCLA Extension, Real Estate Development Class, Guest Lecturer
- USC Price, Public Private Partnerships, Guest Lecturer
Education & Credentials
- Licensed California Real Estate Broker
- UCLA Anderson Masters in Business Administration, Real Estate Finance
- Recipient, John S. Long Award, Most Outstanding Student in Real Estate
- President, Anderson Real Estate Association
- Commencement Speaker, UCLA Anderson Graduation
- London School of Economics, International Economics & Finance
- Trinity College, Bachelor of Arts, Economics
- Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
- Pi Gamma Mu Honor Society