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Ash Israni | Chairman and Founding Principal

Mr. Ash Israni is the Founder and Chairman of Pacifica Companies. As the Chairman, Mr. Israni oversees the operations of the company and provides strategic leadership in many facets across the organization. Mr. Israni is particularly involved in the ongoing acquisition and development of new and current global real estate projects within the Pacifica portfolio. He is also involved in Pacifica’s strategic growth plan and entry into new markets across the globe.


After completing his undergraduate degree in Ahmedabad India, Ash migrated to the United States and went on to receive a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, CA. Mr. Israni founded Pacifica Companies shortly thereafter in 1979 with the purchase of the company’s first real estate asset. The company has since grown to include over 200 unique assets totaling over $4 billion in value. In addition to leading Pacifica Companies as Chairman, Mr. Israni is an active member of the community serving on the Advisory Board of the University San Diego and participating in other local organizations.