Mr. Johnson serves as Vice Chairman. He is a member of the firm's Executive, Steering and global Investment Committees. As the most senior executive in Hines' Office of Investments, he is responsible for all investments and chairs the firm's Strategy Committee. Previously he served as Chief Financial Officer from 1992 until 2012, and before that led the development or redevelopment of numerous projects. He initiated the Hines acquisition program and the firm's investment management business.
Johnson graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a BS in Industrial Engineering and received his MBA from Harvard Business School.