Our Sponsors

Keppel-KBS US REIT is managed by Keppel-KBS US REIT Management Pte. Ltd., which is jointly-owned by two reputable Sponsors, Keppel Capital Holdings (Keppel Capital) and KBS Pacific Advisors (KPA) which are incorporated in Singapore.

Keppel Capital

Keppel Capital is the asset management arm of Keppel Corporation Limited, which manages a diversified portfolio of real estate, infrastructure and data centre assets in approximately 30 cities across key global markets. Keppel Capital's assets under management which comprise of REITs, trusts and private funds, grew from about S$2 billion in 2006 to S$29 billion as at November 2017. Keppel Capital currently manages two other REITs (Keppel REIT and Keppel DC REIT) and a business trust (Keppel Infrastructure Trust) listed on the Singapore Exchange, which have generated sustainable risk-adjusted returns to Unitholders over the years.

KBS Pacific Advisors

The shareholders of KPA include Peter McMillan III and Keith D. Hall, who are co-founding partners of KBS Capital Advisors LLC (KBS) and together they indirectly hold a one-third stake of KBS. As KPA is a co-sponsor of Keppel-KBS US REIT, the Manager is able to leverage KPA's affiliation with KBS, one of the largest owners of office properties globally with over 40 million square feet in net lettable space across the US.

Since inception in 1992, KBS has completed over US$33 billion of transactional volume. With over 180 personnel across key US cities, KBS manages over US$11 billion of assets in seven listed REITs and nine private funds.