Hines is a privately owned international real estate investment, development and management firm. Founded in 1957, the organization is currently active in 17 countries, has more than 3,300 employees and controlled assets valued at approximately $23 billion. Hines’ historical and current portfolio consists of 1,119 projects completed and managed, with another 87 projects under development. Together these represent more than 457 million square feet of office, mixed-use, residential, retail, industrial and medical properties, as well as large master-planned communities and other land developments. The firm currently manages 123.1 million square feet of space.