John Diedrich
Global Head of Investments
CA Ventures

John Diedrich serves as the Global Head of Investments and Principal for CA Ventures. He is responsible for the oversight of all acquisitions and development, globally, for CA’s wide range of commercial real estate asset classes. John provides strategic leadership from pipeline formation to capital raise and project closing. As a member of CA Ventures’ Investment Committee, Mr. Diedrich supports the development and implementation of the firm’s investment strategy. John also oversees CAV Finance – a division dedicated to alternative investment products and EB5 business. Since joining the firm in 2008, John has actively supported CA’s growth from a ~$400 million portfolio into the $10 billion portfolio it is today. He has overseen $3.3 billion worth of student and multifamily dispositions and has played a crucial role in the expansion and diversification of CA’s portfolio, domestically and internationally. John graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Science in Finance.