Yali Wang

DIRECTOR, HEAD OF ASSET MANAGEMENT

Yali Wang is responsible for maximizing the value of Lighthouse’s U.S. operating and development assets through strategic planning, budgeting, leasing, repositioning, financing and disposition.

Yali was a design architect in Beijing, Minneapolis and Boston before moving into commercial real estate. Prior to joining Lighthouse, Yali spent more than 10 years as a senior development director at Pembroke Real Estate, an international real estate advisory firm. There, she managed large-scale commercial developments across the globe and helped acquire and manage assets in the U.S. and Europe to create long-term value. Throughout her career, Yali has challenged the norm and continually asked questions to drive the best real estate outcomes.  

Yali earned a bachelor’s degree in Architecture from Tsinghua University in Beijing and her master’s degree in Architecture at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. She holds a second master’s degree in Real Estate Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Yali is a member of NAIOP (the Commercial Real Estate Development Association), the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and Commercial Real Estate for Women (CREW). She has held LEED AP status since 2005.