“Never give up”.
Walter Braun, Senior Vice President of Development
In his role as Senior Vice President of Development, Walter oversees the development of all new Aegis Living communities—from market selection and land acquisition, through the design and construction process, to the opening of Aegis Living’s award-winning communities.
With over 35 years directing construction, development and management in the multi-family, industrial, warehouse, retail and general contracting arenas, Walter ensures Aegis Living buildings are delivered exceeding expectations and meeting regulatory guidelines. He manages a team of 10 handling entitlements, construction administration and interior design. He also maintains relationships with project partners and contractors currently working on a seven project pipeline with $500 million of property in development throughout Washington and California.
Before coming to Aegis Living, Walter was a senior leader in several multi-family development companies, including Vice President of Development with Vacation International, project manager at Bayley Construction where he led construction of Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza in Los Angeles, and AvalonBay Communities. As co-founder of Mosaic Development, he grew the company from two to 39 full-time employees converting apartments to condominiums.
Walter holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering & Structural Analysis, from Universidad La Salle, A.C. and a Master of Science in Construction Management and Engineering from Stanford University.