Managing Director & Portfolio Manager
Katie Vaz, equity owner and Managing Director, is an Assistant Portfolio Manager for Clarion Partners’ open-end core fund and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Katie shares responsibility for all facets of Fund management including acquisitions and dispositions, asset management and investor communications. Previously, she served as a portfolio manager for three of Clarion’s separate account portfolios and also spent several years as a portfolio management associate for Clarion’s multifamily fund. Prior to focusing on portfolio management, she was an asset manager of office product in the New York tri-state and Florida markets. Katie also leads Clarion’s ESG Committee and is the founder and co-chair of Clarion Partners’ Women’s Leadership Network. Katie has earned an M.B.A. at New York University’s Stern School of Business and a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University. She joined Clarion in 2005.