Mr. Davies is a Partner and Head of Townsend’s Special Situations Group, which invests globally across all property types, executing via co-investments, joint ventures, recapitalizations, fund secondaries, and debt oriented investments. In addition, Mr. Davies is a Portfolio Manager for several discretionary investment funds. Since 2011, Townsend Special Situations has invested in excess of $4.5 billion of equity across more than 100 investments.
Prior to joining The Townsend Group in 2011, Mr. Davies was a Vice President at ING Clarion Partners, where he focused on real estate investments in the Western U.S. Prior to joining ING Clarion, he worked for Discovery Land Company, an owner and developer of high end private golf clubs and residential communities, where he focused on acquisition, development and finance activities. He also spent three years as an investment banker for ING Barings Furman Selz. He was a Director of SonomaWest Holdings from 2006 until the company was taken private in 2011.
Mr. Davies received an AB degree in Economics from Duke University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.