Newport Beach, CA (September 23, 2019) – Buchanan Street Partners announced today that Ken Robertson will be joining the firm as Executive Vice President. He will be responsible for managing the company’s efforts on institutional property investments and leading the teams responsible for acquiring and managing assets.
Robertson comes to Buchanan Street from KBS, where he was the President of the Central Region. In that role, Robertson was responsible for the company’s largest portfolio, managing in excess of $3 billion in assets.
“I’ve been blessed in my career to work alongside some amazing real estate talent and always admired Buchanan Street Partners. They have a deep commitment to continuing to evolve as excellent operators and identifiers of attractive investment strategies. For me, it’s an exciting opportunity at the right time. I look forward to contribute to this amazing team,” Robertson said.
“Ken is greatly aligned with Buchanan’s cultural values, philanthropic endeavors, and community leadership. Professionally, his blend of entrepreneurialism and institutional experience is a natural fit as we look toward key growth strategies for the future” said Tim Ballard, president of Buchanan Street Partners.
About Buchanan Street Partners
Buchanan Street Partners is a real estate investment management firm based in Newport Beach, California that focuses on value-investing in both commercial and multifamily direct ownership and in making debt investments. The Buchanan team has invested through multiple real estate cycles, enabling them to identify opportunities and maximize value while prioritizing principal preservation.