Joseph B. Tyson

Joseph B. Tyson


Mr. Tyson is responsible for all operations and capital markets activities. During his career, Mr. Tyson has been involved in over $10 billion of both public and private real estate transactions.

Prior to joining Cisterra, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer at The Picerne Group, an international real estate investment company. Before The Picerne Group, Mr. Tyson was an executive at Pan Pacific Retail Properties, Inc., a public Real Estate Investment Trust (“REIT”). He was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary from 1999 until the sale of the company in October 2006.

Prior to joining Pan Pacific, Mr. Tyson served as Chief Financial Officer of The Allen Group, a San Diego based real estate company. Before relocating to California, Mr. Tyson worked at Heitman Financial Ltd. for 11 years serving in various capacities, including Senior Vice President and as a member of the Executive Committee. Prior to commencing his real estate career, Mr. Tyson was a certified public accountant with PriceWaterhouse in New York.

A graduate of Indiana University with a degree in accounting, Mr. Tyson serves as an Executive Committee member at the University of San Diego Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate and served on the Board of Directors of Volcom, Inc (VLCM).