Mike Curless, as Prologis’ chief investment officer, chairs the investment committee and oversees the global customer solutions and acquisition/disposition teams. He is also responsible for the company’s build-to-suit activity and oversees the research, valuations and marketing teams.
Mr. Curless has been part of Prologis at two points in his career. From 2000 to 2010, prior to rejoining Prologis, Mr. Curless was the president and one of four principals at Lauth, a privately held national construction and development firm. Lauth has developed more than $3 billion of office, industrial, retail and healthcare projects across the United States. In this role, he had overall responsibility for operations, development and asset management for the firm. From 1995 to 2000, prior to joining Lauth, Mr. Curless was a first vice president at Prologis, overseeing the Indianapolis and St. Louis market operations and management of key national accounts. He has also been a marketing director for Trammell Crow Company and a financial analyst with General Electric Company.
Mr. Curless is a former member of the Young Presidents’ Organization and has served on various charitable boards. He has an MBA in marketing and finance and a Bachelor of Science in finance from Indiana University.