Gabriel Braun

Gabriel BraunGabriel is the founder of Braun Enterprises. He oversees all day-to-day activities and is integral to the strategic direction of the firm.

Gabriel began investing in commercial real estate in 1989 with the purchase of a 24,000 square foot multi-tenant industrial project. Buying mostly from financial institutions and the RTC, Gabriel expanded the firm to over 1 million square feet of industrial space by 1995. Gabrielís investment philosophy is based on a contrarian approach with a sharp focus on identifying downside risk. This philosophy, combined with Gabrielís tenacious approach to asset management, has been key to Braun Enterprisesí success. With over 50 commercial real estate acquisitions, Gabriel has never delivered a negative return to his investors.

Gabriel began his professional career as an industrial engineer and also gained experience in architectural design and finance.

Gabriel graduated from The University of Miami (FL) with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering. Before immigrating to the United States, Gabriel served in the Israeli Military.

Gabriel holds his real estate license with the Texas Real Estate Commission. Gabriel is involved in various charitable and community non-profit organizations and has taken a personal interest in helping to re-integrate a number of individuals into the Houston community. In his free time, Gabriel enjoys spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandsons.