EVP & Head of Portfolio Management
W. Jeffrey Beckham is Executive Vice President, Head of Portfolio Management and Co-Portfolio Manager for the GID Mainstay Fund. He serves as a member of GID’s Executive and Investment Committees. Mr. Beckham is responsible for managing the portfolio management team; overseeing GID’s strategy and research functions, analyzing and developing new investment products for GID and managing the investor relations team.
Previously, Mr. Beckham worked at Jamestown, where he served as Head of Institutional Investment Management and Fund Manager for Jamestown’s flagship open-end vehicle, the Premier Property Fund. Prior to Jamestown, Mr. Beckham worked at Tishman Speyer in both New York and Atlanta focusing primarily on acquisitions and development deals. Before Tishman Speyer, Mr. Beckham worked at Hines in London, England, focusing on development projects and Morgan Stanley Real Estate in New York, London and Tokyo, Japan, focusing on principal investing and advisory assignments.
Mr. Beckham received a BBA degree from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.