HONOLULU, Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexander & Baldwin, (NYSE:ALEX) (A&B) today announced it has named Kenneth Kan as director, corporate finance. Kan will assume A&B's treasury duties, including managing banking relationships and working on special corporate projects, and will report to Jim Mead, A&B's chief financial officer.
Kan has extensive experience in finance, real estate and strategic planning. Prior to joining A&B, he most recently served with Outrigger Enterprises Group as corporate director, business planning and analysis working on the acquisitions, dispositions and financings for the company. Prior to that, he was chief financial officer for The Resort Group and also has served as vice president at Grove International Partners in New York and as a portfolio manager at Goldman Sachs Realty Japan Division in Tokyo.
"Kenny's deep knowledge of finance, real estate, and planning will serve us well as A&B looks to continue to grow our business. We are excited to welcome him into the A&B family," Mead said.
Kan earned a bachelor's degree in business administration, specializing in finance, from the University of Hawaii – Manoa and a master's of business administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
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