Roberto Perez

Roberto Perez

Chief Executive Officer | Chicago

Roberto E. Perez joined Hilco Real Estate in 2008 and currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Hilco Redevelopment Partners (HRP), a national real estate owner, operator, and development company that re-imagines complex properties to remediate and redevelop them for the future.

In his role as CEO, Roberto is responsible for overseeing all real estate capital investment activities for the company. Under Roberto’s leadership, HRP has grown assets under management to nearly $4 billion, which includes over 5 million square feet of industrial and life science properties and a 20 million square-foot development pipeline. Roberto has also overseen the growth of the HRP team to over 90 dedicated professionals focused on multiple sectors, including modern logistics facilities, urban mixed-use projects, and life science ecosystems.

Roberto’s extraordinary vision and leadership have resulted in an impressive track record of significant transactions for the company, such as Tradepoint Atlantic in Baltimore, 776 Summer Street in Boston, The Bellwether District in Philadelphia, as well as numerous other projects across the United States. Through HRP’s transformational projects, Roberto has spearheaded a holistic approach to sustainable redevelopment that prioritizes the community, the environment, and the economy and is focused on making an enduring positive impact.

Prior to founding HRP, Roberto worked at Hilco Real Estate and U.S. Equities Realty. Roberto was born in Puerto Rico and moved to the United States as a young teenager. He graduated from Lake Forest College in 2000 and currently resides in Chicago, IL.

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