Kees F. Brüggen
Managing Shareholder, StoneBridge Investments
Kees Brüggen is the managing shareholder of StoneBridge Investments, a privately held real estate investment and asset management company with a focus on multifamily investments throughout the US. StoneBridge is headquartered in the Netherlands and has offices in Washington, D.C., Dallas, Texas and Orlando, Florida. StoneBridge has two sister companies: ZOM and ZRS. ZOM has been active in multi family development for over 21 years and ZRS is active in property management and currently has over 22,000 units under management.
Originally from Amsterdam, Kees has lived in the Washington, D.C. area since 1993 and has extensive experience with US multifamily real estate investments. Prior to founding StoneBridge, Kees was one of the founding members of Urban Investment Partners (UIP) where he was involved with the acquisition of more than 2,300 apartments in the Washington D.C. area. Previously he served as COO USA of the IBUS Company and was responsible for the set-up and growth of the U.S. operations.
Kees has an extensive network across the U.S. and holds a MSRE degree from Johns Hopkins University. He is a frequent speaker on the topic of cross border investing in multifamily real estate investments and an active member of AFIRE (Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate), where he recently served on the executive committee responsible for membership.