Jim Buie (MBA '80)
Jim Buie is the CEO of the West & Asia Pacific Regions for Hines. He is a member of the Hines Executive and Steering Committees. Since joining Hines in 1980, Mr. Buie has been responsible for the development, acquisition, and/or management of more than 100 million square feet of commercial real estate in 50 cities representing over $23 billion in value. Highlights of his career with Hines include the development of 101 California and Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, Figueroa at Wilshire in Los Angeles, Embassy House in Beijing and One Museum Place in Shanghai. Mr. Buie earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Virginia in 1974 and his Master of Business Administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1980.