John Griggs ('95)

John Griggs ('95)

Co-Founder and Co-CEO
Presidium Group

John Griggs is Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Presidium Group, a vertically integrated real estate investment firm focused on growth markets in the southern United States. Based in Dallas, TX and founded in 2002, Presidium owns and operates 10,000 apartment units in Texas and Oklahoma. John has personally led transactions totaling over $1 billion at Presidium. Presidium’s core business has been acquiring and renovating existing properties. It is also developing a 350 unit apartment complex in Austin and is planning to develop several other prime infill sites comprising over 100 acres in Austin, Dallas and Houston. Presidium has been a leader in sustainability, and is one of the largest producers of solar energy in the multifamily industry. Before launching his real estate career, John was a corporate lawyer at Milbank and Wilson Sonsini. He received an A.B. from Stanford University in 1995 and a J.D. from the University of Michigan in 1998.