ICO Team Members
Jian Torkan, Partner
Jian Torkan has been associated with ICO Investment Group since 1992, and with ICO Development, LLC since its formation in 1994. Initially, Mr. Torkan acted as in-house counsel for ICO. He eventually established himself as the company's primary liaison to government entities in the Inland Empire, assuming responsibility for the management of all properties held by ICO in this Southern California region. As such, Mr. Torkan has established and developed ICO's relationship with the County of San Bernardino and continues to establish new relationships with government entities in the Inland Empire to meet ICO's goal of continuing to be a premier landlord for governmental entities.
In managing numerous retail projects held by various ICO entities, Mr. Torkan established many relationships in the retail real estate arena. Having begun the accumulation of raw land for retail development, Mr. Torkan's successful execution of shopping center and retail construction projects has resulted in a substantial inventory of fully-leased retail properties owned and managed by ICO. ICO's retail projects house such major national tenants as Tesco, Staples, and Ethan Allen Furniture, as well as the full range of quick service restaurants.
Jian Torkan received his Bachelors degree in Economics/Business from UCLA in 1989 with College Honors. Thereafter, Mr. Torkan attended Southwestern University School of Law and earned his Jurist Doctorate with high honors in 1992. Mr. Torkan is currently licensed to practice law in the State of California, State of Nevada and the 9th Circuit Federal Court.