Brian Payne is responsible for the acquisition and asset management of equity investment opportunities. Brian has over sixteen years of real estate experience and possesses an extensive background in acquisitions, financing, development and asset management across all major real estate asset categories that includes transactions in excess of $1 billion. Prior to joining Buchanan, Brian worked with LNR Property Corporation where he was responsible for the development and asset management of assets located in California and Arizona. He also led the underwriting and due diligence efforts for various real estate product types. Prior to LNR, he worked with The Carlyle Group as an analyst for the company’s U.S. real estate funds.
Brian graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Maryland. He earned a CPA designation and is an active member of the NAIOP Young Professionals Group.