About Us at Alpha Industrial Properties

Strategic Industrial Real Estate Solutions

Alpha Industrial Properties (AIP) is a leading owner and operator of industrial, logistics, and distribution properties in select core markets throughout the United States. AIP was founded in 2018 by industry veterans Paul Loosmann and Neil Klein through a strategic partnership with KKR Real Estate. Since inception, AIP’s initial investment vehicle has acquired over 8 million square feet of industrial assets located strategically in 8 core infill markets. As a hands-on operator, AIP combines deep industry knowledge and experience with a heavy focus on customer satisfaction to target delivery of “alpha”, or outsized risk-adjusted returns relative to our peers.

Meet the Founders

Mr. Loosmann and Mr. Klein have over 40 years of combined real estate experience, operating through multiple real estate cycles. Together, Mr. Loosmann and Mr. Klein previously served as key members of the executive team of the second-largest operator of industrial assets in the U.S. and helped build the platform and portfolio industrial assets to over 180M square feet. As co-founders of AIP, they are taking their combined experience and complementary skills to build a best-in-class operating platform in the industrial space.

Paul Loosmann​ — Chief Executive Officer

Paul Loosmann, CEO of Alpha Industrial Properties in Chicago, Illinois

Paul D. Loosmann has over 25 years of real estate experience that has been focused on capital deployment and asset management in the industrial/logistics sector.

Mr. Loosmann was Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of GLP-US until February 2018 and served on the executive management team of GLP’s predecessor, IndCor Properties (a Blackstone-sponsored industrial platform) from July 2011 through March 2015.

Prior to joining IndCor, Mr. Loosmann served in various roles of increasing seniority at Prologis, Inc., from September 2004 to July 2011, including Senior Vice President and Regional Director of the East Region.

Mr. Loosmann received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Rochester and his Management Certificate from the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business.

 

Neil Klein — Chief Operating Officer

Neil Klein, COO of Alpha Industrial Properties in Chicago, Illinois

Neil A. Klein was General Counsel and Executive Vice President of GLP-US until February 2018 and served on the executive management team of GLP’s predecessor IndCor Properties from August 2011 through March 2015.

Prior to joining IndCor, Mr. Klein served as a Senior Associate with the real estate group at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Mr. Klein earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Chicago Law School and his Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Real Estate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Paul Loosmann and Neil Klein at Alpha Industrial Properties in Chicago, Illinois