Mr. Braaten is CFO/COO of Hines Europe. He serves as a member of the firm’s Investment & Performance and IT Steering Committees. Since joining Hines in 1994, Braaten has served in various financial and accounting roles in several international cities such as Moscow, Barcelona, London and Luxembourg City.
Braaten earned his BS in Accounting from Oklahoma State University and his Master of International Business Studies from the University of South Carolina. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.