William S. Taubman
Chief Operating Officer
As chief operating officer, William S. Taubman has senior responsibility for Taubman’s development, operations and leasing functions. William serves on the company’s Operating Committee, and is a member of the Taubman Centers, Inc. Board of Directors.
William joined Taubman in 1986 from Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. in New York, where he was a financial analyst specializing in mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Taubman is past chairman of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and is a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT). He is chairman of New Detroit, an organization dedicated to improving race relations in the Detroit metropolitan area, and serves on the board of governors of the Museum of Arts and Design in New York. He is a graduate of Brown University, where he received a bachelor's degree in religious studies, philosophy and Russian studies. He also holds a master’s degree in philosophy from Corpus Christi College of Cambridge University, Cambridge, England.
Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) is an S&P MidCap 400 Real Estate Investment Trust engaged in the ownership, management and/or leasing of 27 regional, super-regional and outlet shopping centers in the U.S. and Asia. Taubman’s U.S.-owned properties are the most productive in the publicly held U.S. regional mall industry. Founded in 1950, Taubman is headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Taubman Asia, founded in 2005, is headquartered in Hong Kong. www.taubman.com
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