Jared Kushner is the CEO of Kushner Companies, a private holding company with interests in real estate, media, banking and technology. Kushner Companies has earned a reputation for innovation and embracing new technologies in the service of its tenants, readers, partners and customers.
Kushner Companies’ real estate portfolio consists of over 20,000 multifamily apartments and 12 million square feet of office, industrial and retail space across the country. One of the most active investors and developers in the nation, Kushner Companies has completed more than $13 Billion in transactions in the last eight years, primarily in the New York market. Its Westminster Management division is recognized for its quality care for properties and residents across the US.
Jared serves as Chairman of Observer Media Group, which owns several print and digital publications including New York Observer. In the technology arena, Kushner launched WIRED NYC in 2013 in conjunction with Mayor Bloomberg to create greater transparency and understanding around the broadband deficiency in most commercial buildings. He also sits on several boards of technology companies and is a Co-founder of CADRE, a real estate technology company.
Jared Graduated Harvard in 2003 with honors, received a JD/MBA from NYU in 2007 and received an honorary doctorate from Hofstra University in 2014.