President & CIO
Tom Shapiro is the President and Founder of GTIS Partners. In addition, Mr. Shapiro is the Chief Investment Officer and is responsible for overseeing all investment activities and strategies of the firm. He is also Chairman of the General Partner’s Committee. GTIS Partners is a global real estate investment firm headquartered in New York with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, São Paulo, Brazil, Paris, France and Munich, Germany. The firm has 86 employees and approximately $4.6 billion of assets under management.
Prior to starting GTIS Partners, Mr. Shapiro was a Senior Managing Director at Tishman Speyer and a member of the firm’s Investment and Management Committees.
Mr. Shapiro is on the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy and Practice. He received his B.S. degree from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania where he graduated magna cum laude. He also serves on the Horace Mann School Board of Trustees.