John S. Whitaker
Managing Director and Head of Construction & Development, Atlanta
Mr. Whitaker is responsible for AIG Global Real Estate's global development activities and is a member of AIG Global Real Estate's Investment Committee. He oversees the firm's Construction Management group and is responsible for the development and oversight of major mixed-use projects, including Stowe Mountain Resort.
Prior to joining AIG Global Real Estate in 2004, Mr. Whitaker was a Principal and Managing Director for Trammell Crow Company, where he was responsible for the Atlanta office, including development, acquisitions, brokerage and property management. Mr. Whitaker has 30 years of real estate experience, with an established development track record in the Atlanta metropolitan area and in Seoul. His involvement includes such notable projects as Atlantic Station, Concourse, Capital City Plaza, Peachtree Center, The Proscenium, the International Financial Centre Seoul, and Shanghai Centre.
Mr. Whitaker received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Clemson University. He has been involved in leadership on the local and regional boards of the Urban Land Institute, National Association of Industrial and Office Parks, Boys and Girls Clubs, and Midtown Alliance and currently serves on multiple boards for Clemson University.