Peter L. Malkin
He was associated with the late Lawrence A. Wien (his father-in-law) for 30 years in the acquisition, ownership, and operation of real estate, until Mr. Wien’s death in 1988. He has had interests in more than 100 property investments throughout the United States and is general partner or manager in investment entities that own and operate approximately 11,400,000 square feet of office, showroom and retail space and 2,700 apartment units.
Mr. Malkin is the Founding Chairman of the Grand Central Partnership, Inc., the largest Business Improvement District, and of the 34th Street Partnership, Inc. the second largest Business Improvement District and a Founder, and former Director/Secretary of the Fashion Business Improvement District.
Mr. Malkin is a member of the Executive Committee of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and Co-Chair of the Real Estate and Construction Council, Co-Chairman Emeritus of the Real Estate Council of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Chairman of the Dean’s Council and Capital Campaign of the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, co-founder and Honorary Co-Chair of the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy, a Director Emeritus of U.S. Trust Corporation, a Vice President and Director of the Realty Foundation of New York and a Partner in the New York City Partnership and Chamber of Commerce, a Governor Emeritus of The Real Estate Board of New York and, and a former member of the Mayor’s Business Advisory Committee during the administration of Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and Member of the Board of Overseers of Harvard College and Trustee Emeritus of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, amongst other business, civic and charitable organizations.
Mr. Malkin received his B.A. Degree summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Harvard College in 1955 and his Law Degree magna cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1958.