Chad Griffiths

Dec 23, 2021

3 min read

Becoming the World’s Largest Industrial Real Estate Owner

An interview with Walt Rakowich, former CEO of Prologis

This is a short story about how the former CEO of a very large company completely changed my mind about business. I’ve always thought of a CEO fitting some image of a larger-than-life figure who purposefully maintained an image of an infallible leader. Vulnerability and humility were not options; the CEO had to be rock solid at all times. Sadly, this same mentality seems to have worked its…