Lydia Tan

Senior VP, Head of Development

Bentall Kennedy

Executive Board Officer, San Jose Chair

Lydia Tan is Senior Vice President at Bentall Kennedy, a large real estate investment manager, with responsibility for development activity in the Western United States.  Prior to joining Bentall Kennedy in 2014, she held executive level positions at Related California and BRIDGE Housing Corporation, where she oversaw the development and financing of affordable and mixed income homes, plus large scale redevelopment efforts throughout California.  Her portfolio of experience includes close to 10,000 multi family homes and more than $4 billion in assets.

Ms. Tan is extensively involved in the non profit community, including Board positions in S.H. Cowell Foundation, SPUR and Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco.  She is also a member of ULI and the Stanford Real Estate Council. 

Lydia holds BA in Architecture from University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from Stanford University, and she is a Registered Architect in California.