Executive Managing Director,

As the Executive Managing Director, Investments, Rob Sistek is responsible for overseeing the investment management responsibilities of the firm including the overall strategic planning, portfolio management and construction, asset management, and investor relations to ensure the investment strategies are executed and achieved for all stakeholders. Sistek will be focused on execution of our current business plans, strategic planning for growth initiatives and overall oversight of the funds’ performance. He serves as a member of the firm’s Investment Committee and holds an essential vote over investment decisions.

Sistek came to BKM from Westcore Properties, where he most recently was the Chief Operating Officer responsible for the financial performance of Westcore’s 10+ million square foot investment portfolio of industrial and office properties. Sistek led the evaluation, analysis and implementation of strategic business plans of the assets, and the coordination of cross-functional resources to maximize profitability and achieve value creation targets.

Prior to Westcore Properties, Sistek held leadership positions in various industrial-focused real estate investment companies. Sistek was the Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President, Investments for Innovative Industrial Properties, where he created and launched the company’s real estate investment strategy and led the acquisitions, accounting, finance, treasury and investor relations functions. Sistek lead the firm through a successful IPO and listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: IIPR). Previously, Rob held the position of Senior Vice President, Investments for Biomed Realty Trust managing acquisitions, dispositions and joint ventures, leading the financial underwriting of investment opportunities and developing the structured finance program. Sistek’s depth of capital markets expertise comes from his previous tenure at the Carlyle Group, DCT Industrial Trust and Prologis.

Sistek holds an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and bachelor’s in business administration from the University of Northern Colorado. Rob has guest lectured for University of San Diego’s Master’s in Real Estate and San Diego State University’s MBA graduate Program. He is a member of AICPA National Real Estate Committee and Expert Network Council Member.

Brian Malliet

Chief Executive Officer

Kelly Blair

Chief Financial Officer

Brett Turner

Managing Director, 

Rene Velasquez

Managing Director, 
Asset & Property Management

Jared Christensen

Managing Director,

Joint Ventures


California // Colorado // Arizona // Washington // Nevada // Oregon


Phone: 949.566.8800

  • linkedin
  • twitter
  • Facebook
  • instagram

© 2013-2021 BKM Capital Partners. BKM Capital Partners is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved.



Headquartered in Newport Beach, California, BKM Capital Partners is a real estate fund manager specializing in the acquisition and improvement of value-add multi-tenant industrial properties in metro areas across the Western U.S. Combining a deep knowledge of this niche industrial product type with in-house capabilities including on-site property management, asset management, and leasing to reposition and institutionalize light industrial assets, the firm continues to build on its proven track record, generating strong results with high levels of transparency and engagement for investors. 

Learn more about BKM Capital Partners »



BKM Management Company manages a portfolio of 8.6 million square feet of multi-tenant industrial properties for BKM Capital Partner’s private and institutional investors. With a focus on “boots on the ground” execution at the property level, BKM has in-house capabilities for both property management and leasing. The teams at the property level are focused on ensuring the tenants thrive and that the properties are managed in the most efficient way.




Learn more about BKM Management Company »