Hines Promotes Scott Murray to Senior Vice President - Operations

(WASHINGTON, DC) – The Washington office of Hines, the international real estate firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott Murray from Vice President to Senior Vice President-Operations in the firm’s East Region.

Murray joined Hines in 1987 as Operations Manager for the Galleria mixed-use development in Dallas. In 1990, he transferred to the Galleria in Houston and was promoted to General Manager. In 1995, he was promoted to Senior Manager for the Hines retail portfolio, and in the late 1990s, was an instrumental part of the team responsible for the disposition of the Galleria in Houston.

In 1999, Murray relocated to Barcelona, Spain, where he spent four years working on the management, branding, marketing and launch of the Diagonal Mar Centre, an 84-acre mixed-use development which was later sold to the German Pension Fund, DEKA.

In 2003, Murray relocated to New York and was promoted to Vice President.

His responsibilities included coordination of all property management activities in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey, as well as growing the firm’s property management fee business.

In 2009, he relocated to Washington, DC, where he will continue to oversee the firm’s East Region management organization as well as identify future growth opportunities.

Hines is a privately owned real estate firm involved in real estate investment, development and property management worldwide. The firm’s historical and current portfolio of projects that are underway, completed, acquired and managed for third parties includes 1,126 properties representing more than 459 million square feet of office, residential, mixed-use, industrial, hotel, medical and sports facilities, as well as large, master-planned communities and land developments. With offices in 106 cities in 17 countries, and controlled assets valued at approximately $23.7 billion, Hines is one of the largest real estate organizations in the world. Hines is also a world leader in sustainable real estate strategies, with extensive experience in LEED®, ENERGY STAR®, BREEAM, Haute Qualité Environnementale and DGNB green building rating systems. Visit www.hines.com for more information.