Ward Fitzgerald is Global CEO and Managing Principal of Exeter Property Group, an international real estate private equity fund investment group and real estate development and operating company with offices in 31 locations in the US, Europe, Asia, and Mexico. During his leadership of the firm, founded in 2006, the organization has raised twenty investment vehicles totaling over $10 billion in equity capital representing pension, sovereign wealth, endowment, insurance, and foundation partners across the world, and has consummated over 800 real estate acquisitions and/or developments in the warehouse/logistics sector, and over 100 office and multifamily transactions totaling in excess of $20 billion. Prior to Exeter, Mr. Fitzgerald worked as part of the senior management team at Liberty Property Trust, an $8 billion publicly traded office and industrial REIT, which he helped take public in 1994. Mr. Fitzgerald also worked in the Real Estate Consultancy group at Coopers & Lybrand from 1989 to 1992 with a focus on Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) workouts. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame (BBA), where he is involved today in its Institute for Real Estate, and Harvard Business School (MBA).
Ari Davis is an associate in Tannenbaum Helpern's Real Estate, Construction and Environmental Law practice. He concentrates in enabling commercial real estate transactions, including sales and acquisitions, joint ventures, leasing and financing. Ari has counseled a diverse set of clients, from family-owned businesses and single member limited liability companies to Fortune 500 companies. He negotiates retail and office leases and subleases on behalf of landlords and tenants for spaces ranging from small offices to entire industrial buildings. Ari frequently works with developer clients that sell and purchase multifamily developments, shopping centers and office buildings throughout the U.S., and he represents lenders and borrowers in various loan structures.
The YJP invites you to attend our real estate mentorship session with Ward Fitzgerald, CEO of Exeter Property Group.
Join us and a group of young rising stars in the industry of New York’s most prominent dealmakers, investors, owners, and executives as we convene on August 11th to discuss how private equity interacts with other capital sources.
Bring your questions to connect with Ward and grow your network.
This event is open for Virtual level members and above. For questions about membership please email: email@example.com
Online Zoom Conference