Joseph Chien is a Managing Director in the Real Estate group based in Shanghai. Since joining Blackstone in 2013, Mr. Chien has been involved in a variety of real estate acquisitions and initiatives in China.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Chien was an Executive Director at GreenOak Real Estate Advisors in New York, where he focused on acquisitions in the U.S., Greater China, and India. Previously, he worked at Morgan Stanley in their real estate investing and mergers & acquisitions departments in New York and London.
Mr. Chien received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University, summa cum laude, where he was also a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.