Chairman and CEO

Bill Koman has been a well-known and highly regarded name in construction, development, and brokerage for 35 years. Under his leadership, Koman has developed over $1 billion in new projects since 2000 throughout the Midwest region with a portfolio ranging from large office parks, retail, restaurant, condominium, and mixed-use projects. Development projects have exceeded 4 million sq. ft of various product types. In 2012, Bill expanded the firm’s presence to the west coast and established a southern California real estate platform, West of 5, based out of San Diego with two other industry-leading partners.

Bill is involved in numerous philanthropic and community organizations in the Midwest and West Coast with a particular focused effort on cancer research. In 2010, Bill founded Pedal the Cause, a multi-city cycling challenge that has raised approximately $20 million thus far for cancer research in St. Louis and San Diego.


B.A. in Economics, Stanford University

Professional Affiliations (current or previous):

Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation,
UC San Diego Medical System
Pedal the Cause St. Louis and San Diego
Chairman of the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center Board of Visitors.
Friends of Kids with Cancer, Family Support Network and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation