Kaitlin Murphy Arduino is President and Partner of Murphy Development Company. Mrs. Arduino is responsible for all aspects of the development cycle including land use analysis and site selection, entitlement and permitting for the company’s corporate business parks, and construction project management. Mrs. Arduino also works with the CFO to source the construction and permanent
financing for Murphy Development’s existing assets and new acquisitions, and manages the leasing of the company’s vacant space. She recently oversaw the $15M renovation of a 540,000 SF industrial asset, and is planning 400,000 SF of spec buildings, both R&D and industrial.Mrs. Arduino started her career at HFF, one of the country’s largest real estate capital intermediaries. During her time there, Mrs. Arduino underwrote over $1.5 billion in commercial properties; as anoriginator, she closed over $90 million in financing.
Mrs. Arduino holds a Masters in Real Estate Economics and Finance from the London School of Economics, where she graduated with distinction. Mrs. Arduino completed her undergraduate degree in Finance at the University of Arizona. She currently serves as Vice Chair for the Otay Mesa Property Owners Association, and previously served on the SANDAG ITOC committee and the Otay Mesa Planning Group. Mrs. Arduino is an active member of CREW and NAIOP. She is also active within the San Diego Chamber of Commerce.
Mrs. Arduino volunteers her time with Young Life Beach Cities.