A founding partner of Ensemble, Kambiz “Kam” Babaoff began his career in civil engineering, then embarked upon the practical application of his skillset through a number of Los Angeles area hotel development and re-positioning projects – most notably the renovation and restoration of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Both an engineer and an entrepreneur, he formed Ensemble with the other partners of the company to capitalize on their complementary skill-sets.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Kam continues to spearhead Ensemble’s commercial real estate investment projects. With his reputation for diligent responsiveness and innovative thinking, he has overseen the development or acquisition of over several million square feet of hotel, multifamily and high-density office space for the company. Notable projects include: Long Beach World Trade Center office complex, Hotel Nia in Silicon Valley, 442 Residences and The Crest multifamily buildings in Long Beach and several hotel and office projects at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Master Development.
Kam remains dedicated to the cultivation of community-based arts and culture. He is an ongoing supporter of several California municipalities, including the City of Long Beach. Kam also serves on the Board of Directors of a number of non-profit educational and religious organizations.
JUST FOR KICKS
Kam enjoys playing polo with his family and friends.