Douglas Fleit

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Doug, along with colleague Brian Katz, founded AREP in 2003 with the principal mission to acquire, develop and invest in data center, residential, industrial and office real estate across strategic U.S. metropolitan markets.

Since he co-founded AREP, Doug, together with Brian Katz, has deployed more than $6 billion across targeted geographies and acquired over 22 million square feet of prime real estate. Doug has a diverse and extensive background spanning a multitude of areas including development, acquisition, disposition, financing and leasing, totaling more than 50 million square feet of transactions throughout his career.