Steve Bergman, Vicky Schiff, Ethan Penner, Bruce Davidson
Macroeconomic & Geopolitical Advisor
Director of The James Rickards Project, an inquiry into the complex dynamics of geopolitics + global capital. Author of The New Case for Gold (April 2016), and two New York Times best sellers, The Death of Money (2014), and Currency Wars (2011). Former Portfolio manager, lawyer, and economist, and has held senior positions at Citibank, Long-Term Capital Management, and Caxton Associates. In 1998, he was the principal negotiator of the rescue of LTCM sponsored by the Federal Reserve. His clients include institutional investors and government. directorates.
30 years of global experience in developing and building hotel brands and investing in hotel companies and assets for major companies. Former CIO, Andre Balazs Properties. Board Member of Exclusive Resorts, Simon Property Group (NYSE:SPG), and AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB).
Creative Office Advisor
Former President of Hudson Pacific Properties (NYSE: HPP) and former CIO of Arden Realty (Former NYSE:ARI) responsible for large West Coast office and creative office portfolios.
Former CEO for the Americas region of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), an interdisciplinary research and education institute. Former CEO of The Swig Company overseeing a portfolio of over 9 million SF of office space.
Multifamily & Manufactured Housing Advisor
CEO of Inspire Communities with over 30 years of institutional experience owning, financing, and investing in domestic and international commercial real estate.
Principal at Wheelock Street Capital with over 29 years of retail experience. Former EVP of Real Estate and Development for Sony Theatres, advised Anschutz Entertainment Group and Woolworths on significant restructuring engagements, led leasing at New England Development Group, and spent over a decade with the Taubman Company. Has been involved in the acquisition or divestiture of over $3bn of retail and has leased, developed or repositions over 40mm square feet.