President & CEO

Timothy J. Ballard is Co-Founder, President & CEO of Buchanan Street Partners. In his tenure at Buchanan, Mr. Ballard has led the entrepreneurial development of Buchanan’s investment business, which has completed over $6 billion of real estate debt and equity investments. Over the past 20 years, Ballard has built a focused investment platform that currently operates $1 billion in real estate assets in the Western United States.

Mr. Ballard has overall responsibility for Buchanan’s investment strategy on behalf of the multiple funds and separate accounts that Buchanan manages for the purpose of making core-plus and value-added real estate investments. These funds manage assets of public pension plans, life insurance companies, corporate pension funds and high-net-worth investors.

Mr. Ballard has 27 years of real estate experience and holds dual degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and The Wharton School in Economics and Real Estate Finance. His professional affiliations include YPO, PREA and NAIOP.