Irving F. Lyons III
"Bud Lyons returned to Prologis as a trustee in September 2009, having served previously as trustee from 1996 until his retirement in 2006. He became a member of the Prologis board upon completion of the merger with AMB Property Corporation in 2011. In his current role as a board member, he is the lead independent director and serves on the executive committee.
"Mr. Lyons served as Prologis' chief investment officer from 1997 to 2004 (president and CIO from 1999 to 2001 and vice chairman from 2001 to 2004). Prior to this, he was a managing director from 1993 to 1997. Mr. Lyons joined Prologis when King & Lyons, an industrial real estate management and development company based in San Francisco, was acquired by Prologis in 1993. Mr. Lyons had been the managing general partner in that firm since its inception in 1979 and was one of its principals at the time of acquisition. In addition to Prologis, Mr. Lyons serves as the chairman of the board of BRE Properties, Inc. and as a board member of Equinix, Inc. He is also a trustee of the University of California, Berkeley Foundation."