John Prete is a Principal in the Real Estate Group. Mr. Prete is involved in the asset management of Blackstone’s US real estate investments.
Before joining Blackstone in 2017, Mr. Prete was a Portfolio Manager at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority where he focused on acquiring and managing real estate investments in the US. Prior to joining ADIA, Mr. Prete was involved in originating real estate investments at Pacific Coast Capital Partners, a private real estate fund manager, and Lehman Brothers. Mr. Prete began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. Prete received a BS in Accounting, cum laude, from Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management.