2019 Leadership San Jose: Brian Yi

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Brian Yi is the Financial Analyst at Republic Urban Properties.

His primary responsibilities consist of quantitative analysis, budgeting, marketing, and asset management. He coordinates with key executives in acquisitions, forward-planning/entitlements, accounting, and construction. Since joining the company in early 2014, Mr. Yi has been engaged in the management, financing, and sale of assets, which include multi-family residential and commercial retail properties. At the asset management level, he manages the insurance, appraisals, and tax assessments.

He joined Leadership San Jose in pursuit of getting a better understanding of Silicon Valley as a region and its underlying issues. Brian looks forward to work with the various organizations and people involved in the 2019 SVO Cohort program.

Brian grew up in Fremont CA, graduating from Mission San Jose High School. After graduation, he pursued his BS in Finance at San Jose State University. During his studies, he was affiliated with the Banking and Investing Association and the Financial Management Association.

He is active in the local community and is currently a involved with the Urban Land Institute and Silicon Valley Organization. He now resides in San Jose, CA and enjoys traveling, woodworking and gardening.

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