Douglas Durst

Chairman at The Durst Organization, Inc.

Douglas Durst

Douglas Durst

Chairman at The Durst Organization, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

The Durst Organization, Inc.
The Durst Buildings Corp.
New York Water Taxi LLC

RelSci Relationships

3417

Number of Boards

28

Birthday

1945

Age

76

Number of Awards

2

Relationships
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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Ladder Capital Corp.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Principal at The Durst Organization, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President, New York Division at Vornado Realty Trust

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Vice President, Institutional Owners Division at Real Estate Board of New York

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Founder at SL Green Realty Corp.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at CECP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Executive Vice President, Director of Leasing & Real Property at SL Green Realty Corp.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Vice Chairman at The Grand Central Partnership, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

General Partner & Co-Founder at Murray Hill Properties LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Adviser at TowerBrook Capital Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

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The Durst Organization, Inc. provides real estate services. It develops, owns, and manages commercial real estate in midtown Manhattan. The company was founded by Joseph Durst in 1915 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Education
Economics
Class of 1966

University of California Berkeley National rankings: In a National Research Council analysis of 212 doctoral programs at American universities, 48 Berkeley programs place among the top 10 nationwide. Faculty awards and honors: There are 8 Nobel Laureates, 32 MacArthur Fellows, and 4 Pulitzer Prize winners among the current faculty. History of UC Berkeley: Historical highlights, arranged by topic, following the campus's development — from UC's founding in 1868 to a turn-of-the-century building boom, a research explosion in the 1930s, the Free Speech Movement of the '60s, and Berkeley's key role today in science and technology revolutions. Timeline of discoveries and contributions by UC Berkeley scholars. Traditions of Cal: Who was the Angel of Death? What's with the "Big C" up there in the hills — and why is it sometimes green? Who wears Oski's jolly bear head and size 54 yellow sweater? Tours and webcams: Check out what's happening on Sproul Plaza, the campus's true heart. See stunning live views of the Bay Area from the Lawrence Hall of Science's perch in the Berkeley hills. Chancellor and administration: Information on Chancellor Robert Birgeneau, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost George W. Breslauer, and how the university is organized. Organizational charts are included. UC System overview and links: On the campuses, laboratories, and medical centers that comprise UC's public educational system, as well as UC's K-12 partnerships, economic impact, and agriculture and environmental resources.

Attendee
Class of 1962

Committed to academic excellence, ethical learning, and progressive education, ECF offers a rich and challenging curriculum in the arts, sciences, and humanities. A coed, nonsectarian school, it serves a diverse community of about 1,700 students from PreK to 12 on two campuses -- one in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, and the other in Manhattan.

Career History
Chairman
Current

The Durst Organization, Inc. provides real estate services. It develops, owns, and manages commercial real estate in midtown Manhattan. The company was founded by Joseph Durst in 1915 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Co-Founder
Tenure Unconfirmed

New York Water Taxi LLC provides water taxi services. It offers all-day access pass, VIP all-access tour and group ticketing. The company was founded by Fox Thomas in 1988 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Chief Executive Officer
Tenure Unconfirmed

The Durst Buildings Corp. provides commercial and industrial building operation management services. The company is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Chairman
1968 - Current

The Durst Organization, Inc. provides real estate services. It develops, owns, and manages commercial real estate in midtown Manhattan. The company was founded by Joseph Durst in 1915 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Director
Current

The Grand Central Partnership, Inc. provides supplemental services. It work every day to ensure that their Midtown Manhattan neighborhood remains the world's most desirable business address and a vibrant destination for shopping, dining, nightlife, and tourism. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Director
Tenure Unconfirmed

Ladder Capital Finance LLC provides financing solutions for commercial real estate. It offers fixed-rate and floating-rate commercial mortgages, mezzanine financing, and preferred and direct equity to its partners. The company was founded by Greta Guggenheim and Robert Perelman in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
Current

Regional Plan Association For New York is a nonprofit company headquartered in New York, NY, with domestic subsidiaries. The firm operates as a non-profit regional planning organization which focuses on life and economic competitiveness of peoples.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Founded in 1965, Roundabout Theatre Company has grown from a small 150-seat theatre in a converted supermarket basement to become the nation’s most influential nonprofit theatre company, as well as one of New York City’s leading cultural institutions. With five stages on and off Broadway, Roundabout now reaches over a million theatre goers, students, educators and artists across the country and around the world every year.

Director
Current

Gran Central District Management Association is a voluntary organization made up of property owners, commercial and residential tenants in the district, as well as representatives of elected officials. On behalf of the Grand Central District Management Association, the Grand Central Partnership (GCP) manages one of the world’s oldest, busiest, and largest business improvement districts, a 70-square-block area in Midtown Manhattan surrounding Grand Central Terminal.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$50K - $100K
2018

American Jewish World Service, Inc. provides social and community development services. It offers disaster response, civil and political, land and water, sexual health and rights, and ending child marriage. The company was founded by Larry Phillips and Larry Simon in 1985 and is based in New York, NY.

$5,000 - $10K
2015

American Jewish World Service, Inc. provides social and community development services. It offers disaster response, civil and political, land and water, sexual health and rights, and ending child marriage. The company was founded by Larry Phillips and Larry Simon in 1985 and is based in New York, NY.

$25K +
2012

The New School provides education services. It offers art, design, liberal arts, environment, global issues, media and technology, and social science courses. The firm also offers undergraduate, graduate and adult programs. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Political Donations
$100
2020

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$100
2020

ActBlue is an online toolset that makes it easy for donors to connect with the candidates and causes they support. At ActBlue, the objective is to democratize power by putting powerful fundraising tools in the hands of grassroots donors across the United States.

$100
2020

ActBlue is an online toolset that makes it easy for donors to connect with the candidates and causes they support. At ActBlue, the objective is to democratize power by putting powerful fundraising tools in the hands of grassroots donors across the United States.

Public Holdings
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Awards & Honors
Rank #5
2012
New York Observer - 100 Most Powerful People in New York Real Estate
Rank #1
2011
New York Observer - 100 Most Powerful People in New York Real Estate
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