About Paramount Group
Paramount Group, Inc. is a real estate investment and management firm with expertise in acquisition, finance, disposition, property management, leasing, and construction. Established in 1968 by Werner Otto, Paramount is one of the largest privately-owned real estate companies headquartered in New York City.

Over several decades and numerous market cycles, Paramount has provided first class properties, services, and amenities to its tenants. Albert Behler, President & CEO, has led Paramount since 1991 and, along with an expert team, has assembled the company’s current 14.25 million-square-foot portfolio of trophy office buildings in New York, Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, presently valued in excess of $11 billion. Since 2003, Paramount has sponsored a series of seven funds and is consistently generating attractive returns for its investors. Paramount’s Senior Management professionals have approximately 250 years of combined real estate experience and have been with the company, on average, for over 15 years.

The company has established a reputation as a market leader in sustainability and has been recognized extensively for reducing its portfolio’s energy usage by 15.1% since 2007. To date, Paramount Group boasts a substantial reduction in greenhouse gas emissions of more than 13,000 metric tons of CO2 per annum. The company is at the forefront of utilizing innovative technologies such as real-time energy monitoring and participating in an automated demand response program.

In a few short years, most of the portfolio has received an Energy Star label, and Paramount has increased its portfolio-wide Energy Star rating from 60 to 81, a 35% increase.

Naturally, Paramount’s recognition has not been limited to sustainability efforts. The company has received numerous BOMA awards, LEED certifications, and other awards of excellence across the industry. In addition, Paramount’s expert management and dedicated support of various community outreach programs contributes to its global recognition as a real estate industry leader.