Nicholas Porter of GSA Launches Student Housing Operating Company Yugo

Denver, Colo. — Nicholas Porter of Global Student Accommodation Group (GSA) has launched Yugo, a Denver-based company focused on student housing operations.

The company was created through the merging of three international operating brands under GSA’s umbrella — The Student Housing Company, Nexo Residencias and Uninest Student Residents with the U.S. operations of UComm.

Yugo’s global portfolio will encompass 95 properties across nine countries, with 45,000 beds across more than 75 cities. In the U.S., Yugo’s 29 communities span 19 states in cities such as Philadelphia; Columbia, Missouri; Minneapolis; and Seattle.

Check back next week for an SHB exclusive interview with Nicholas Porter, founder and chair of Yugo.