Kilroy Realty Taps CIO

Steve Rosetta will oversee the company’s strategic growth, including acquisition and disposition activities, with a specific focus on the company’s development opportunities and large office and life science transactions.

Steve Rosetta, Kilroy Realty Corp.
Steve Rosetta, Kilroy Realty Corp.

Kilroy Realty Corp. appointed Steve Rosetta to executive vice president & chief investment officer. In his new role, Rosetta will oversee the company’s strategic growth, including acquisition and disposition activities, with a specific focus on the company’s development opportunities and large office and life science transactions.

A 20-year track record

Rosetta joins from Cushman & Wakefield, where he most recently served as a vice chairman and was a member of the global advisory board. During his almost 20-year tenure at Cushman & Wakefield, he held various senior leadership roles and successfully led several strategic growth objectives for the firm, including the acquisition and integration of Burnham Real Estate in 2007. Rosetta has negotiated several complex transactions, from acquisitions to ground-up developments, as well as lease and sales transactions.

“Steve is a proven deal maker and brings an excellent track record of identifying and executing complex transactions through diligent pursuit, creative structuring and disciplined evaluation,” said John Kilroy, chairman & chief executive officer of Kilroy Realty, in prepared remarks. “He is an expert in both office and life science, which matches up extremely well with our growth strategies.”

Rosetta holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the California State University San Marcos and a master’s degree in real estate development from the University of Southern California.

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