Jon Cheigh, Executive Vice President, is a global portfolio manager for the firm’s real estate securities portfolios and oversees the global research process for real estate securities. He has 23 years of experience. Prior to joining Cohen & Steers in 2005, Mr. Cheigh was a vice president and senior REIT analyst for two years at Security Capital Research & Management. Previously, he was a vice president of real estate acquisitions at InterPark and an acquisitions associate at Urban Growth Property Trust, two privately held REITs. Mr. Cheigh holds a BA cum laude from Williams College and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He is based in New York.