Inductees

JIM BUIE (MBA '80) AND DANIEL NEIDICH (MBA '74) WILL BE INDUCTED INTO THE STANFORD REAL ESTATE HALL OF FAME


Jim Buie

Jim Buie (MBA '80)

2017 Honoree

Jim Buie is the CEO of the West & Asia Pacific Regions for Hines. He is a member of the Hines Executive and Steering Committees. Since joining Hines in 1980, Mr. Buie has been responsible for the development, acquisition, and/or management of more than 70 million square feet of commercial real estate in 30 cities representing over $20 billion in value. Highlights of his career with Hines include the development of 101 California and Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, Figueroa at Wilshire in Los Angeles, Embassy House in Beijing and One Museum Place in Shanghai. Mr. Buie earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Virginia in 1974 and his Master of Business Administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1980.

Daniel Neidich (MBA '74)

2017 Honoree

Mr. Neidich is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Dune Real Estate Partners LP, a real estate private equity fund manager with $4.3 billion of assets under management. The funds target opportunistic investments in the U.S and Europe. Prior to founding Dune, Mr. Neidich was at Goldman Sachs where he was a member of the Management Committee, co-head of the Merchant Banking Division, and Chairman of the Whitehall Investment Committee. Mr. Neidich joined Goldman Sachs in 1978, became a partner in 1984 and became head of Goldman’s Real Estate Department in 1990. In 1992, he formed the Real Estate Principal Investment Area, in 1998 he became co-head of the Merchant Banking Division, and in 1999 he joined the firm’s Management Committee. He received an MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business and a BA from Yale University.