Kristina Raspe serves as the Vice President of Global Real Estate & Facilities for Apple Inc. In this role, she has global responsibility for real estate transactions and administration, corporate and data center construction, environment, health and safety, renewable energy, commute services, facilities operations and maintenance, strategic workplace planning, and business partnering activities. Kristina has been with Apple since 2013.
Prior to joining Apple, Kristina served as the Vice President for Real Estate Development & Asset Management at the University of Southern California, where she continues to serve as a member of the Sol Price School of Public Policy Board of Councilors. At USC, Kristina was responsible for all campus planning activities, entitlements, real estate acquisition, disposition, leasing and development, lending, and management of all non-liquid university assets. Kristina played a critical role in the university’s redevelopment of its University Village (a 1M SF mixed-use project), the development of master plans to guide the future development of both the university’s main campus and its health science campus, and the leasing of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Kristina has a master’s degree in real estate development and a master’s degree in construction management, both from USC. She also has a law degree from Loyola Law School and practiced real estate and corporate law for ten years prior to transitioning to the business side of real estate.
Throughout her career, Kristina has been actively involved in a variety of organizations, including Urban Land Institute (current Global Governing Trustee and Global Board of Directors member), USC Price School (current Board of Councilors member), SPUR (current San Jose Board member), the Design-Build Institute of America (Western Pacific Region past president), the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation (past Infrastructure Committee member), California Fair Employment & Housing Commission (former commissioner), and Century City Bar Association (past president).