Full Name
Andrew Son
Job Title
District Wharf Properties
Speaker Bio

Andrew Son is the President of District Wharf Properties, the company that oversees the investment in The District Wharf (“The Wharf”), a 3.5 million square foot mixed-use waterfront neighborhood located on the Washington Channel of the Potomac River. In addition to managing the day-to-day operations and strategic plan for his firm, Andrew is responsible for the overall performance, operations, and financing of The Wharf, a multibillion-dollar development that includes 1.0 million square feet of trophy and Class-A Office, 904 apartment units, 821 hotel rooms, over 400,000 square feet of entertainment, restaurants, and shops, a world-class marina, and over 17 acres of park and public spaces.

Previously, Andrew led Asset Management for The Wharf as Senior Vice President for Madison Marquette, co-General Partner for the project. He was also Vice President of Asset Management at JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE: JBGS), where he managed 33 retail and mixed-use properties in the JBGS REIT and legacy private equity funds, including the company’s extensive retail footprint in National Landing, Virginia, home of Amazon’s second headquarters (HQ2).  Andrew has also held positions in asset management, development, and finance with RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE: RLJ), Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT), and JLL (NYSE: JLL).

Andrew is a graduate of Dartmouth College, where he earned an AB in Government.

Andrew Son