David Hamamoto ('81)
Mr. Hamamoto is the Executive Vice Chairman of Colony NorthStar, Inc. He was previoualy Chairman of the Board of NorthStar Asset Management Group (“NSAM”) and NorthStar Realty Finance (“NRF”). NSAM is a publicly traded leading global asset management firm focused on strategically managing real estate investment platforms in the U.S. and internationally. Prior to NorthStar, Mr. Hamamoto was a partner and co-head of the Real Estate Principal Investment Area at Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Hamamoto is an Honorary Trustee of the Brearley School where he served as Trustee from 1999 to 2007, including as President from 2005 to 2007; he served as a Trustee of Riverdale Country School and was the Co-Chair of the Parents Advisory Board at Stanford University. Mr. Hamamoto received a BS from Stanford University in 1981 and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania in 1983.