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Minesh Valera
Chief Information Officer

As chief information officer, Minesh Valera is directly responsible for leading CA’s global information technology initiatives to support CA’s global real estate data strategy. Working with the executive leadership team, Minesh develops a blend of technology vision and business acumen and support cost-effective, high-performance technologies, and enterprise systems that facilitate firm’s global business and strategic objectives.

Prior to joining CA, Minesh was the vice president at BNY Mellon where he was responsible for creating and executing the real-estate technology strategy roadmap and leading the cross-functional effort to develop firm’s next generation of tools for data management, reporting, and analytics. Before BNY Mellon, Minesh was the vice president at Heitman where he established the roadmap and led the strategic technology effort to support firm’s global investment management business. 

Minesh earned his BS in Computer Science and Japanese from North Central College and MBA in Finance and International Business at DePaul University. Minesh also was the chairperson for the NCREIF Information Management Committee.