As Development Manager with Trammell Crow Company’s Southern California – Newport Beach business unit, Tunde Ogunwole is responsible for all phases of design, permitting, and construction of office and industrial development projects in the Southern California area. With more than 20 years’ experience in both the public and private sectors, Tunde excels in developing effective relationships with public agencies, in plan check and in project expediting. Currently, Tunde leads the development of Sierra Lakes Commerce Center in Fontana. He frequently works jointly with the lead industrial development manager, focusing on design and construction coordination for industrial developments including Columbia Business Park, Knox Logistics Center II, and the recently completed Ontario Innovation Center Phase I & II. Recently, Tunde oversaw the development of a 123,060-sf office build-to-suit for Southern California Edison at Innovation Village and managed the construction of the Amazon Fulfillment Center build-out at Redlands Business Center. Tunde oversaw pre-construction estimating and budgeting of offsite improvements and parking structure for The Boardwalk Class A speculative office campus in Irvine, CA. He has managed close out activities for several large industrial development projects, including I-215 Logistics Center (Amazon Fulfillment), Knox Logistics Center Phase I and Ontario Innovation Center Phases I & II.
Prior to joining TCC, Tunde spent more than 15 years in project management, construction management and facilities management, in public and private sectors, working on low-rise office, schools, multi-family and public works projects in Southern California, the Mid Atlantic and Spain.
Professional Affiliations & Community Involvement
- Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)
- Chair, ULI NEXT Orange County Education and Programs
- Member, NAIOP, Inland Empire chapter
Education & Credentials
- Pepperdine University, MBA
- United States Naval Academy, BS, Systems Engineering
- Columbia Business Park
- Knox Logistics Center II
- Innovation Village Research Park Phase 5
- Ontario Innovation Center II
- I-215 Logistics Center - Amazon Fulfillment Center
- Redlands Business Center - Amazon Fulfillment Center
- Knox Logistics Center Phase I