Johnny Din is the Chief Executive Officer at Cycamore Living (“Cycamore”), a Live-Work-Play-Create platform with a mission to curate spaces for the creative community.
Prior to Cycamore, he was a Principal at Clarett International, a division of The Clarett Group focusing on cross-border real estate transactions. Mr. Din has also spent time at Lippo Realty and Silverpeak in New York, and Deloitte and The Walt Disney Company in Los Angeles. He began his career in the Investment Banking Division of Lehman Brothers, where he advised fortune 500 companies and private equity clients on M&A and financing efforts.
Mr. Din graduated honors with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics from University of California Los Angeles, and a Riordan MBA Fellow from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. He holds a Certificate in Hotel Operations from New York University and a Master of Science in Real Estate Development from Columbia University, where he was the President of the MSRED Student Council, a Pension Real Estate Association Scholar, a Wells Fargo GDS Scholar, a William Kinne Fellow, and a recipient of the Scholastic Performance Award for the top 3 graduates.
Mr. Din is currently an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University teaching real estate courses.