As the Chief Development and Construction Officer at CAPREIT, J. Chris Pilato III, combines a multifaceted educational background with a wealth of experience. With an impressive track record spanning over 20 years, Mr. Pilato has successfully completed over $250 million worth of construction and development projects. This portfolio encompasses over 120 commercial and residential projects across 23 states, showcasing a national reach and a proven ability to navigate diverse regulatory environments.
At the helm of CAPREIT’s Development and Construction Division, Mr. Pilato has demonstrated exceptional leadership, overseeing all national construction contracts with an unwavering commitment to quality and efficiency. His expertise extends to meticulous budgeting, ensuring financial prudence in every project undertaken. A leader in strategic planning, Mr. Pilato plays a pivotal role in shaping the future trajectory of CAPREIT, aligning construction and development initiatives with the broader corporate strategy.
Beyond the numbers, Mr. Pilato is recognized for his ability to foster collaboration among cross-functional teams, driving innovation and ensuring that every project reflects the highest standards of craftsmanship. His leadership style blends a profound understanding of the industry with a forward-thinking approach, positioning CAPREIT as a trusted name in the construction and development arena.
Mr. Pilato holds a Juris Doctorate from Villanova University School of Law, a Master of Business Administration from Villanova University, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, cum laude, from Villanova University. Mr. Pilato is a member of the Bar of New York.