Vice President of Operations,
Polaris Property Management
As Vice President of Operations, Jay Rey-Hipolito leads M West Holding’s property management business, Polaris. This includes overseeing the operation of the company’s owned and managed portfolio across Southern California. He also oversees the operations support team, which includes redevelopment, maintenance, legal, marketing, and human resources. This group provides support to real estate operations and other business units. As a member of the company’s executive committee, Mr. Rey-Hipolito plays a chief role in establishing long-term strategic direction, and is helping position the company as a premier real estate services firm and leader in LA’s multifamily housing industry. Before becoming Vice President of Operations, Mr. Rey-Hipolito held several other leadership positions with UDR and Archstone Communities. He holds a B.A. from the University of Arizona and M.A. from the University of Southern California.