Robert Abbasi earned his MBA from the University of Southern California (USC) in which he graduated with distinguished honors. He also earned his B.A. undergraduate degree in Economics from USC, participated as a member of the Phi Beta Kappa National Honors Society, and graduated Magna Cum Laude. His real estate experience began in 1983 as a Senior Investment Consultant/Analyst for a large commercial real estate company in Los Angeles where he completed numerous property transactions.
Abbasi initially founded RTI Properties, Inc. to purchase apartment complexes in the Los Angeles area for personal investment. He eventually grew RTI Properties, Inc. to become a national real estate company with several divisions involved in multiple real estate asset classes. Robert Abbasi’s real estate knowledge, entrepreneurial spirit, and experience have proven to be exceptional–taking the world of real estate and investment by storm. In addition to his real estate business activities, Abbasi was formerly a Bank Board Director and served on the Loan and ALCO committees of the Bank.