Susi Yu

Susi Yu
Head of Development

Susi Yu is a Managing Director and the Head of Development at L&LMAG. She is responsible for overseeing and executing the development and investment strategy.

Previously, Susi served as EVP of Development for Forest City Ratner Companies leading the Residential Development team on execution of Pacific Park Brooklyn. Susi was with Forest City from 2001 to 2018, except for a 20-month stint from 2013 to 2015 with the Howard Hughes Corporation (HHC) as Senior Vice President of Development. Also during her time at Forest City Ratner Companies she led the development of large scale, mixed-use urban projects such as 8 Spruce Street by Frank Gehry.

Trained as an architect at the University of Virginia’s School of Architecture, Susi previously worked for ten years as an architect, most recently as a Project Architect for Robert A.M. Stern. She is a graduate of Columbia University’s Masters of Science in Real Estate Development Program and is a registered architect in New York State. Susi emigrated from Seoul, Korea to Richmond, Virginia at the age of 10.

Susi also serves on an advisory board of the Goldman Family and is a director of Apple Bank.