Bruce Bothwell, Former VP of Information Technology at Westfield, Joins RealFoundations


April 2015 | Newport Beach, CA - RealFoundations is pleased to welcome Bruce Bothwell as a Managing Director in the firm’s Management Consulting practice. Bruce brings to RealFoundations more than 25 years of experience working as an agent for change within information technology.  He has deep experience transforming the “IT” function into an integrated, high-performance business unit by delivering enterprise technology solutions that include organization, information and process change management. “Bruce brings to the company a unique combination of real estate management experience, a background in technology innovation and professional services leadership” said RealFoundations Executive Managing Director David Stanford. “We are excited about the knowledge and expertise he will bring to our clients on the West Coast. Given the changing landscape in the retail industry, his experience in marrying technology with the retail shopping experience will be highly valued.”

Much of Mr. Bothwell's background entails developing operating models, policies and procedures for technology teams and developing new infrastructure at locations including new corporate headquarters, regional and local offices and shopping centers.  Before joining RealFoundations, Bruce was the Senior Vice President of Information Technology at Westfield, an Australian shopping center owner/operator with $60B assets under management.  There he was responsible for all U.S. information technology, including applications, infrastructure and services with a focus on strategy, implementation and operations.  Bruce has also held leadership positions for K-Swiss, Inc., BearingPoint, PwC and IBM Consulting.

For additional information, contact Bruce Bothwell | bruce.bothwell@realfoundations.net.

About RealFoundations RealFoundations is a professional services firm focused on the industry. With offices on four continents, 300+ client-serving professionals and off-shore delivery capabilities in China and India, RealFoundations provides Management Consulting, Managed Services and Energy Solutions to developers, owners/operators, service providers, institutional investors and corporate occupiers.  From the building itself to the way it is used, operated and financed, no firm understands the inner workings of the entire real estate ecosystem as well as RealFoundations.  We make real estate run better.