The Allen Morris Company, one of the largest diversified real estate firms in the Southeast, has named Peter DiCorpo as chief operating officer, based in the firm’s Coral Gables headquarters.
Bringing more than 24 years of experience in real estate, investment and operations to his new role, DiCorpo will oversee the corporate and property operations of the company, streamline processes and procedures as well as ensure that the firm is well positioned for its planned growth, both in its existing lines of business as well as new ventures. Additionally, he will oversee an institutional process for capital raising and reporting.
“Peter is both a friend and a seasoned leader with an extremely broad array of industry knowledge that I am confident will be an asset to our team,” said W. Allen Morris, chair and CEO of The Allen Morris Company. “He is uniquely qualified to deliver results, and his track record of success in the industry will further support our long-term growth goals.”
Previously, DiCorpo served as the chief operating officer of Waypoint Residential where he managed corporate and property operations focused on the rental housing sector. During his tenure DiCorpo oversaw significant growth in the firm’s portfolio, expanded the property management division to include student housing and significantly upgraded infrastructure operations using emerging technology solutions. Prior to that, he served as president of the $10 billion U.S. Core Investment Platform at CBRE Global Investors and as chief administration officer of AIG Global Real Estate.
“I am thrilled to join The Allen Morris Company at such a pivotal time for the organization,” DiCorpo added. “The firm is a respected leader within the real estate industry and I am excited to be given this opportunity. I look forward to working with such a noted team of professionals.”
DiCorpo earned his Master of Business Administration from New York University’s Stern School of Business with a concentration in Finance and Management and an Accelerated Master’s Degree in Professional Accounting from the University of Hartford. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematical Economics from Colgate University.
DiCorpo also serves as a director and treasurer of the Westchester Land Trust and as a board member and prior chair of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers (NAREIM).
For more information on The Allen Morris Company, visit www.allenmorris.com.