Kamini Rangappan Lane serves as President of Brokerage, Sotheby's International Realty, Inc. and is an integral part of the brand’s senior leadership team, responsible for leading Sotheby's International Realty company-owned brokerage business. Here, she oversees 51 offices located in key luxury markets that support more than 2,300 affiliated agents responsible for $27.1B in annual sales volume in 2021. Kamini plays a key role in developing national strategic plans to maintain and grow the brand’s strong luxury presence, working to establish and lead a strategy for local market positioning and long-term growth.

Previously, Kamini served as the President of the West for Compass, Inc., a technology powered real estate company. She oversaw an organization of over 10,000 staff and independent contractors, led all agent-facing operations for the West Region, and was a named officer of the company through the IPO. Prior to Compass, she served as Chief Marketing Officer of Tradesy, a marketplace for designer fashion.

Kamini’s expertise includes over a decade of experience in marketing, brand strategy, and communications, as well as a deep understanding of the luxury consumer. 


She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley. She was named one of the top 100 Most Influential People in Los Angeles by the LA Business Journal in 2020 and 2021, and was one of HousingWire’s Top 100 Most Influential Women in Real Estate in 2021.

Kamini Rangappan Lane

President of Brokerage, Sotheby's International Realty, Inc.