Gafcon, Inc., a program, project and construction management firm, has appointed Bryan Benso as chief development officer.
Benso has more than 30 years of experience in various fields, including public and private capital projects, redevelopment, master planning, land entitlements and development, real estate leasing and acquisitions, governmental and agency negotiations, and numerous other business acumen verticals.
He will also function as the acting managing director of development pursuits for the Development division of Gafcon and as such his role will include identifying, sourcing, performing feasibility due diligence and strategizing various investment projects. He will provide managing partner oversight of all investment projects and the delivery of those projects within target investment metrics.
Benso will also offer principal growth support to the Gafcon PM/CM group as well as the development of corporatewide strategic initiatives for the future growth and success of Gafcon.
Benso will operate out of Gafcon’s San Diego headquarters in Sorrento Valley. In his new role, he will be active throughout all of Southern California and the Western U.S., including Gafcon’s offices in the Inland Empire, Los Angeles and Orange County.