Pete is a seasoned real estate professional with over 25 years of investment, development, asset management and consulting experience in all commercial real estate sectors, including office, industrial, apartment, hotel and retail.
Pete is currently a Principal at Trinity Real Estate, a Seattle based real estate investment and advisory firm where Pete is focused on a number of investment and advisory projects for both institutional and private clients. Prior to joining Trinity, Pete spent over 11 years working at ING Clarion Partners, an institutional real estate investment management firm, where he closed over $2 billion worth of investments and worked on a number of asset management assignments. Pete has negotiated complex and creative investment structures, including joint ventures, mezzanine debt and preferred equity. Prior to ING, Pete spent several years with the US real estate subsidiary of Sumitomo Life, where he was an asset manager in charge of a number of complex workouts and redevelopments for both hotel and office assets.
Pete started his career with Arthur Andersen, where he was sponsored as part of a prestigious program at NYU and later earned his CPA. Pete received his MBA in Finance from NYU and his BS from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. Pete is currently an adjunct professor with the University of Washington teaching asset management. Pete previously taught at NYU’s MS in real estate program and has lectured on a number of other occasions. Pete is also actively involved in the Urban Land Institute and is the current chair of the ULI Capital Markets Task Force.