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CBRE Global Investors Welcomes Western Region Acquisitions Director
LOS ANGELES – October 14, 2014 – Gardner Ellner has joined CBRE Global Investors as an Acquisitions Director for the U.S Managed Accounts Group. In this capacity, he will be responsible for preparing, recommending and implementing a portfolio-wide acquisitions/dispositions strategy including sourcing, underwriting, completing due diligence for, and acquiring investments in the Western region.
Prior to joining the firm, Ellner served as the Western U.S. Acquisitions Manager for Equus Capital Partners, responsible for office, industrial and multifamily properties. He also has past acquisitions roles with Unilev Capital Corporation and Starpoint Properties.
Ellner attended the University of Southern California, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate Finance. Ellner is also a graduate of Groton School in Groton, Massachusetts. He also is a volunteer baseball coach and a league administrator of Westchester Babe Ruth Baseball.
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CBRE Global Investors is a global real estate investment management firm with $92.8 billion in assets under management* as of June 30, 2014. The firm sponsors investment programs across the risk/return spectrum for investors worldwide.
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