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James Ostrom

Senior Vice President, Construction | U.S.

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Jim Ostrom is Executive Vice President, Head of Construction for Brookfield Properties’ development group, responsible for leading our Construction Services Team to deliver our Commercial projects across North America.
Jim joined Brookfield Properties as part of the Forest City acquisition in 2004, and has held leadership roles overseeing construction operations for the group’s western region and now across North America. Prior to joining Brookfield Properties, Jim was with Tishman Realty and Construction providing executive oversite on a wide variety of projects across the western United States.
Jim holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo and has remained involved with Cal Poly as part of the Industry Advisory Council supporting the Construction Management Department’s mission.