The Real Deal New York

The Closing: Albert Behler

The Paramount CEO on boarding school, nepotism and dinner with Leonardo da Vinci

October 09, 2015 10:01AM
By E.B. Solomont

Albert Behler

Albert Behler

From the October issue: Albert Behler is chairman, president and CEO of Paramount Group, a Midtown-based office landlord that owns 10.4 million square feet of real estate nationwide, including several trophy properties in Manhattan such as 1633 Broadway and 712 Fifth Avenue. Founded in 1978 by German businessman Werner Otto, Paramount raised $2.6 billion last year in a public offering — the largest ever for a U.S. real estate investment trust. [more]