Transforming Properties, Creating Value

Rockpoint Group, L.L.C. (“Rockpoint”) is a real estate private equity firm and Registered Investment Adviser with its headquarters in Boston and with additional primary offices in San Francisco and Dallas.

We employ a fundamental value approach to investing by targeting select product types and geographic regions, with an emphasis on opportunities in major coastal markets in the United States.  Our opportunistic and growth and income programs employ a consistent investment approach across distinct return profiles.  We focus on acquiring assets with intrinsic long-term value, at attractive prices relative to replacement cost and stabilized cash flows, and with particular emphasis on value creation opportunities and complex situations.

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Experienced Team

Rockpoint’s co-founders have been working and investing together for 24 years and have an average of 33 years of real estate/finance experience. Rockpoint’s senior investment professionals have an average of 18 years of real estate/finance experience.

Strategic Approach

Rockpoint focuses on maximizing risk-adjusted returns by employing a fundamental value approach to investing. This involves targeting high-quality, well-located assets with intrinsic long-term value.

Extensive Relationships

Given the experience of the Rockpoint team, Rockpoint has and continues to build broad-based, substantive industry relationships with advisors, agents, operating partners, investors, lenders, and corporate/institutional owners of real estate.

Compelling Investment Opportunities

Rockpoint believes that it has a reputation for integrity, reliability, creative problem-solving and performing under limited time constraints. This reputation, combined with the continuity and longevity of its relationships, is expected to continue to generate attractive and often proprietary investment opportunities.

Investment Discipline

Rockpoint believes that it has a measured and disciplined approach to investment decision making, which takes into consideration broad macroeconomic trends in addition to market- and asset-specific factors. Rockpoint will not make an investment unless it has conviction that the investment has the potential to generate strong risk-adjusted returns.

Asset Management

Rockpoint maintains a proactive focus on maximizing cash flow through active asset management, including management of operating expenses, implementation of appropriate capital expenditure programs, repositioning under-utilized assets, and re-leasing vacant space as well as other revenue enhancement initiatives.

Alignment of Interests

Rockpoint is a privately-held company which makes meaningful co-investment equity contributions alongside its investors. Rockpoint also structures senior professionals’ compensation to be reliant on the successful performance of the Rockpoint Funds.

Institutional Risk Management, Compliance and Client Service

Rockpoint is a Registered Investment Adviser and has dedicated and experienced professionals who focus on accounting and financial reporting as well as compliance, risk and liability management.

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Lindsey Beard
Fund Controller
Lindsey Beard
Fund Controller

Lindsey Beard is involved in Rockpoint’s investor reporting and fund accounting activities.  Ms. Beard is based in Rockpoint’s Dallas office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2012, Ms. Beard worked at KPMG in the Audit Practice for six years.  Ms. Beard received a B.B.A in Accounting from Southern Methodist University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Alik Belokopytov
Associate
Alik Belokopytov
Associate

Alik Belokopytov is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Belokopytov is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August of 2016, Mr. Belokopytov worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years. Mr. Belokopytov received a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Zachary Bernstein
Vice President
Zachary Bernstein
Vice President

Zachary Bernstein is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States asset management activities.  Mr. Bernstein is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in April 2014, Mr. Bernstein worked at Wells Fargo in the Commercial Owned Real Estate Group for three years and previously at Wells Fargo Wealth Management in the Real Estate and Specialty Assets Group for three years.  Mr. Bernstein received a B.S. in Business Administration from The University of California, Berkeley.

Paisley Boney
Managing Member
Paisley Boney
Managing Member

Paisley Boney is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Boney is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in July 2004, Mr. Boney worked at Wachovia Securities in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. Boney received a B.A. in Economics from Washington & Lee University.

Fred Borges
Director
Fred Borges
Director

Fred Borges is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Borges is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2011, Mr. Borges worked at Barclays Capital in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for one year and previously at Cabot Properties for two years.  Mr. Borges received a B.A. in International Relations from Tufts University.

Xander Brown
Associate
Xander Brown
Associate

Xander Brown is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Brown is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2017, Mr. Brown worked at Starwood Capital Group in the Real Estate Acquisitions Group for two years.  Mr. Brown received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Stephen Caruso
Vice President
Stephen Caruso
Vice President

Stephen Caruso is involved in Rockpoint’s financial reporting and tax compliance activities.  Mr. Caruso is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in March 2015, Mr. Caruso worked at PwC as a Tax Manager in the Asset Management – Real Estate Group for six years.  Mr. Caruso received a B.S. in Business Administration from Bryant University and an M.S. in Accounting from Northeastern University.  Mr. Caruso is a Certified Public Accountant.

Steven Chen
Director
Steven Chen
Director

Steve Chen is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Chen is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in April 2011, Mr. Chen worked at Tishman Speyer in the Acquisitions and Asset Management Groups for three years.  Prior to joining Tishman Speyer, Mr. Chen worked at Merrill Lynch in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for one year.  Mr. Chen received a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Columbia University.

Jason Chiverton
Principal
Jason Chiverton
Principal

Jason Chiverton is involved Rockpoint’s eastern and western United States and European investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Chiverton is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2007, Mr. Chiverton worked at Merrill Lynch in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. Chiverton received a B.S. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University.

Grace Chu
Vice President and Associate General Counsel
Grace Chu
Vice President and Associate General Counsel

Grace Chu serves as an Associate General Counsel for Rockpoint, focusing on the legal aspects of Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Ms. Chu is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2017, Ms. Chu worked at Gap, Inc. as a Senior Counsel in the Real Estate Law Group for two years.  Prior to joining Gap, Ms. Chu worked at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in the Real Estate Group for three years and previously at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in the Real Estate Group for three years.  Ms. Chu received a B.A. in Government from Wesleyan University and a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law.

Brian R. Delgado
Director
Brian R. Delgado
Director

Brian Delgado is involved in Rockpoint’s international capital raising activities.  Mr. Delgado is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in July 2015, Mr. Delgado worked at GE Capital (“GE”) for 15 years, most recently as Head of Capital Raising and Investor Relations in the United Kingdom and Asia Pacific.  Prior to the launch of GE’s investment management business, Mr. Delgado worked in the firm’s Real Estate Acquisitions and Asset Management Group for five years in Central Eastern Europe.  Mr. Delgado received a B.S. in Finance and Management from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.

Daniel J. Domb
Principal
Daniel J. Domb
Principal

Dan Domb is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Domb is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in July 2006, Mr. Domb worked at UBS in the Real Estate, Lodging and Leisure Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. Domb received a B.S. in Finance and Accounting from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.

Greg Dunn
Vice President
Greg Dunn
Vice President

Greg Dunn is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Dunn is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in October 2014, Mr. Dunn worked at Blackstone in the Real Estate Debt Strategies Group for two years.  Mr. Dunn received a B.S. in Economics from Duke University.

Brendan Fullum
Vice President
Brendan Fullum
Vice President

Brendan Fullum is involved in Rockpoint’s fund model, financial analysis, and hedging activities.  Mr. Fullum is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in July 2016, Mr. Fullum worked at State Street Corporation in the Corporate Valuation and Analytics Group.  Prior to joining State Street, Mr. Fullum worked at Moody’s Analytics Technologies in the ABS/MBS Modeling Group for two years.  Mr. Fullum received a B.S in Economics and Finance from Bentley University and an M.B.A from Boston College.

Kyle E. Gardner
Principal
Kyle E. Gardner
Principal

Kyle Gardner is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Gardner is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in September 2005, Mr. Gardner worked at Blackstone in the Real Estate Group for three years.  Mr. Gardner received a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin.

Keith Gelb
Managing Member and Co-Founder
Keith Gelb
Managing Member and Co-Founder

Keith Gelb is a Managing Member and co-founder of Rockpoint and is responsible for the overall operations and management of Rockpoint, as well as overseeing the origination, structuring and asset management of all of Rockpoint’s investment activities. Mr. Gelb is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office. Prior to co-founding Rockpoint, Mr. Gelb was a managing member of Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C. (“WREP”), the predecessor firm of Rockpoint. Prior to joining WREP in 1994, Mr. Gelb worked at Morgan Stanley in the Investment Banking Group for two years, where he focused on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Gelb holds advisory or board positions with several educational institutions and other non-profit organizations. Mr. Gelb received a B.S. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Thomas F. Gilbane
Managing Member
Thomas F. Gilbane
Managing Member

Tom Gilbane oversees Rockpoint’s investment and asset management activities in the eastern United States.  Mr. Gilbane is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to Rockpoint, Mr. Gilbane was involved in WREP’s eastern United States and European investment and asset management activities.  Prior to joining WREP in August 1999, Mr. Gilbane worked at Merrill Lynch in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. Gilbane received a B.S. in Engineering from Brown University.

Joseph A. Goldman
Director and Associate General Counsel
Joseph A. Goldman
Director and Associate General Counsel

Joseph Goldman serves as an Associate General Counsel for Rockpoint, focusing on the legal aspects of Rockpoint’s investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Goldman is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in October 2014, Mr. Goldman worked at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in the Real Estate Group for over four years.  Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Mr. Goldman worked at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in the Real Estate Group for three years.  Mr. Goldman received a B.B.A. from Emory University and a J.D. from Emory University.

Darrell Greer
Chief Technology Officer
Darrell Greer
Chief Technology Officer

Darrell Greer oversees Rockpoint’s information technology operations, planning and development. Mr. Greer is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in March 2007, Mr. Greer worked at Terrabrook as an Information Technology Director for seven years.  Prior to joining Terrabrook, Mr. Greer worked at Simmons SIRVEY Corporation as a Senior Software Engineer and Technology Development Manager for seven years.  Mr. Greer received a B.S.B.A. in Management Information Systems from the University of Texas at Dallas.

Ron J. Hoyl
Principal and General Counsel
Ron J. Hoyl
Principal and General Counsel

Ron Hoyl oversees Rockpoint’s legal, risk management, human resources and compliance matters.  Mr. Hoyl is based in Rockpoint’s Dallas office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in April 2007, Mr. Hoyl worked at The Milestone Group as General Counsel for two years.  Prior to joining The Milestone Group, Mr. Hoyl worked at Olympus Real Estate Partners as an Associate General Counsel for seven years.  Prior to joining Olympus Real Estate Partners, Mr. Hoyl worked at Liddell, Sapp and Zivley, now known as Locke Lord LLP, for 10 years, most recently as a Partner in the Real Estate Group.  Mr. Hoyl received a B.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and a J.D. from Texas Tech University School of Law.

TK Inbody
Principal
TK Inbody
Principal

TK Inbody is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Inbody is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in July 2004, Mr. Inbody worked at Credit Suisse First Boston and previously at ABS Capital Partners.  Prior to joining ABS Capital Partners, Mr. Inbody worked at Robertson Stephens & Co. in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group for over two years.  Mr. Inbody received a B.A. in Economics from Stanford University.

Monica Knake
Vice President and Associate General Counsel
Monica Knake
Vice President and Associate General Counsel

Monica Knake serves as an Associate General Counsel for Rockpoint, focusing on legal and compliance matters.  Ms. Knake is based in Rockpoint’s Dallas office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2017, Ms. Knake worked at Hudson Advisors, the asset management division of Lone Star Funds, for six years.  Prior to joining Hudson Advisors, Ms. Knake worked at Hunton & Williams in the Corporate and Securities Group for four years.  Ms. Knake received a B.A. from Texas Christian University and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University.

Ian Macnab
Vice President
Ian Macnab
Vice President

Ian Macnab is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Macnab is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in January 2015, Mr. Macnab worked at Wells Fargo in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for three years.  Mr. Macnab received a B.A. in Economics from Emory University.

Tanner Maddux
Associate
Tanner Maddux
Associate

Tanner Maddux is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities. Mr. Maddux is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2017, Mr. Maddux worked at Goldman Sachs in the Real Estate, Gaming, and Lodging Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. Maddux received a B.S. in Finance from Brigham Young University.

Bobby Marz
Senior Accounting Officer
Bobby Marz
Senior Accounting Officer

Bobby Marz oversees Rockpoint’s financial reporting activities.  Mr. Marz is based in Rockpoint’s Dallas office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in May 2006, Mr. Marz worked at Goldman Sachs as a Controller in the Private Equity Group for two years.  Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Mr. Marz worked at Terrabrook as an Assistant Controller for three years and previously at Rosewood Management Corporation as an Accounting Supervisor for two years.  Prior to joining Rosewood Management Corporation, Mr. Marz worked at EY for four years.  Mr. Marz received a B.S. in Accounting from Louisiana State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Joseph McNiff
Associate
Joseph McNiff
Associate

Joseph McNiff is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern and western United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. McNiff is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2016, Mr. McNiff worked at Citigroup in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. McNiff received a B.S. in Finance and Accounting from Boston University.

Hank Midgley
Managing Principal
Hank Midgley
Managing Principal

Hank Midgley oversees Rockpoint’s capital raising, new business development and investor relations activities.  Mr. Midgley is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in March 2010, Mr. Midgley worked at Beacon Capital Partners as a Managing Director in the Global Capital Raising and Investor Relations Group for three years.  Prior to joining Beacon Capital, Mr. Midgley worked at Tishman Speyer as a Senior Director in the Equity Capital Markets and Asset Management Groups for three years.  Mr. Midgley received a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Tanya Oblak
Principal
Tanya Oblak
Principal

Tanya Oblak is involved in Rockpoint’s investor relations and U.S. capital raising activities.  Ms. Oblak is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in September 2015, Ms. Oblak worked at Silverpeak Real Estate Partners and its predecessor, Lehman Brothers (“Lehman”), for 15 years, most recently as a Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations and Marketing.  Prior to joining Lehman’s Real Estate Private Equity Group, Ms. Oblak worked in the firm’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years.  Ms. Oblak received a B.A. from Middlebury College and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Ben Parsons
Director
Ben Parsons
Director

Ben Parsons is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Parsons is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2010, Mr. Parsons worked at Goldman Sachs in the Real Estate Investment Banking and Financing Groups for two years.  Mr. Parsons received a B.A. in Economics from Middlebury College.

Spencer Raymond
Principal and Chief Financial Officer
Spencer Raymond
Principal and Chief Financial Officer

Spencer Raymond oversees Rockpoint’s finance, accounting and tax functions.  Mr. Raymond is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in October 2014, Mr. Raymond was the Chief Financial Officer at Pleasant Lake Partners and previously at Garrison Investment Group.  Prior to joining Garrison Investment Group, Mr. Raymond worked at EY for three years.  Mr. Raymond received a B.S. in Finance and Accounting from Syracuse University.

Karleen Reynolds
General Partner Controller
Karleen Reynolds
General Partner Controller

Karleen Reynolds is involved in Rockpoint’s reporting and accounting activities related to the general partner.  Ms. Reynolds is based in Rockpoint’s Dallas office.  Prior to Rockpoint, Ms. Reynolds was involved in reporting and accounting activities at WREP and Terrabrook.  Prior to joining WREP in May 1997, Ms. Reynolds worked at Kenneth Leventhal & Company as an Accounting Manager for seven years.  Ms. Reynolds received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Brian Ritter
Associate
Brian Ritter
Associate

Brian Ritter is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Ritter is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2017, Mr. Ritter worked at Goldman Sachs in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for three years.  Mr. Ritter received a B.S. in Finance and Corporate Reporting & Analysis from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.

Patrick Ryan
Vice President
Patrick Ryan
Vice President

Patrick Ryan is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Ryan is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2013, Mr. Ryan worked at Citigroup in the Real Estate Investment Banking Group for two years.  Mr. Ryan received a B.S. in Management from Boston College.

C.B. Scherer
Vice President
C.B. Scherer
Vice President

C.B. Scherer is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Scherer is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2014, Mr. Scherer worked at Morgan Stanley in the Real Estate Investing Group for two years.  Mr. Scherer received a B.S. in Systems Engineering and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Virginia.

Aric Shalev
Managing Member
Aric Shalev
Managing Member

Aric Shalev oversees Rockpoint’s investment and asset management activities in the western United States.  Mr. Shalev is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to Rockpoint, Mr. Shalev was involved in WREP’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Prior to joining WREP in September 1997, Mr. Shalev worked at Morgan Stanley in the Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring Group for two years.  Mr. Shalev received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Stephanie Sherer
Assistant Vice President
Stephanie Sherer
Assistant Vice President

Stephanie Sherer is involved in Rockpoint’s fund model, financial analysis, and hedging activities.  Ms. Sherer is based in Rockpoint’s Dallas office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in April 2014, Ms. Sherer worked at Time Warner Cable in the Corporate Finance Group for four years.  Prior to joining Time Warner Cable, Ms. Sherer worked at GDF Suez in the Finance and Accounting Groups for two years.  Ms. Sherer received a B.B.A. in Finance from Southern Methodist University.

Alan Sostek
Associate
Alan Sostek
Associate

Alan Sostek is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Sostek is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2016, Mr. Sostek worked at Goldman Sachs in the Real Estate Financing Group for two years.  Mr. Sostek received a B.S. in Economics with concentrations in Real Estate and Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Yang Tang
Associate
Yang Tang
Associate

Yang Tang is involved in Rockpoint’s eastern United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Tang is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in July 2016, Mr. Tang worked at The Baupost Group in the Private Investment Group for one year, where he had focused on the acquisition of real estate-related securities in the public and private markets.  Prior to joining The Baupost Group, Mr. Tang worked at Morgan Stanley in the Merchant Banking Real Estate Investing Group for two years.  Mr. Tang received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Bennett Varney
Associate
Bennett Varney
Associate

Bennett Varney is involved in Rockpoint’s western United States investment and asset management activities.  Mr. Varney is based in Rockpoint’s San Francisco office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in August 2016, Mr. Varney worked at Deutsche Bank in the Real Estate, Gaming, Lodging, and Leisure Group for two years.  Mr. Varney received a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in English from Duke University.

William H. Walton
Managing Member and Co-Founder
William H. Walton
Managing Member and Co-Founder

Bill Walton is a Managing Member and co-founder of Rockpoint and is responsible for the overall operations and management of Rockpoint, as well as overseeing the origination, structuring and asset management of all of Rockpoint’s investment activities. Mr. Walton maintains offices in Jacksonville and Boston. Prior to co-founding Rockpoint, Mr. Walton co-founded and was a managing member of Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C. (“WREP”), the predecessor firm of Rockpoint. Prior to co-founding WREP in 1994, Mr. Walton was a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, where he worked in the Real Estate Group for 15 years. Mr. Walton is involved with several real estate industry organizations and serves or served as a Director or Trustee on the Boards of several public companies, as well as non-profit organizations, with a particular interest in educational institutions. Mr. Walton received an A.B. from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Pamela Yu
Vice President
Pamela Yu
Vice President

Pamela Yu is involved in Rockpoint’s investor relations and capital raising activities.  Ms. Yu is based in Rockpoint’s Boston office.  Prior to joining Rockpoint in September 2015, Ms. Yu worked at Tishman Speyer in the Leasing, Asset Management and Equity Capital Markets Groups for four years.  Ms. Yu received a B.A. in Economics with concentrations in English Literature and Psychology from Columbia University.