Prior to joining Chenco, Mr. Jang was the Vice President of Asset Management at Shea Properties, overseeing 10,000 units in the state of California, Washington, and Colorado. While at Shea, Han was responsible for a 26-asset multifamily portfolio, ranging from stabilized, lease-up, and repositioning properties, with a combined net operating income of $190MM.
From 2013 to 2018, Mr. Jang was the Vice President of Acquisition and Development at SteelWave, focusing on the acquisition and repositioning of creative office and life science properties in Southern California. In 2015, SteelWave established its multifamily development arm, and Han became one of the three founding members that formed the residential division.
Han started his career in 2007 with the Bascom Group, a multifamily operator specializing in opportunistic and value-added apartment investments. When the Great Recession ended in 2010, Han led the first apartment acquisition in Houston (a $37.3 million distressed acquisition through a bankruptcy court) while establishing a $30MM programmatic joint-venture partnership with a Taiwanese company for the Bascom Group.
Han holds a dual-master degree in MBA and MRED (Master of Real Estate Development) from the University of Southern California.