(HOUSTON) – Hines, the international real estate firm, is pleased to announce that Jerry Guerrero has joined the firm’s Human Resources (HR) department as Director of Diversity & Inclusion. In this pivotal role, he will further develop, implement and monitor programs that promote and support Hines’ diversity and inclusion goals and objectives, establish metrics and tools to measure progress, and partner with HR leadership, the OneHines Leadership Committee and other stakeholders to effectively execute a diversity and inclusion strategy and framework across the firm.
Hines Senior Vice President, Human Resources Stephanie Fore stated, “Hines is extremely focused on diversity in all its forms. Our goal is to be a leader in bringing more diversity into commercial real estate and we think Jerry will enhance our positive motion in this direction.”
Before joining Hines, Guerrero held a number of roles at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) from 2006 to 2017, including Houston Market Diversity Leader and management consultant in the Human Capital Services and Technology practices. He was a trusted adviser to market leadership across PwC Houston, and he executed the market diversity plan to promote early success strategies, retention, career advancement and flexibility. Similarly, he advised executives at several companies to successfully plan and execute strategies in support of significant business transformations as a management consultant.
Guerrero earned a BBA in Finance at the University of Houston and an MBA with a concentration in Accounting from the University of St. Thomas in Houston. He is also a Certified Public Accountant in Texas.
Hines is a privately owned global real estate investment, development and management firm, founded in 1957, with a presence in 189 cities in 20 countries and $96.5 billion of assets under management, including $48.5 billion for which Hines provides fiduciary investment management services and $48 billion for which Hines provides third-party property-level services. The firm has 114 developments currently underway around the world, and historically, has developed, redeveloped or acquired 1,205 properties, totaling over 390 million square feet. The firm’s current property and asset management portfolio includes 533 properties, representing over 213 million square feet. With extensive experience in investments across the risk spectrum and all property types, and a pioneering commitment to sustainability, Hines is one of the largest and most respected real estate organizations in the world. Visit www.hines.com for more information.