Mr. Gray, based in San Francisco, is one of the founders of Rockwood and has 32 years of experience in the real estate industry. Mr. Gray serves on various Investment Committees. Mr. Gray leads the firm’s West Coast acquisitions efforts and, among other responsibilities, oversees the selection of projects and local operators and the negotiation and structuring of transactions. In addition, Mr. Gray plays a key role in the formulation of the firm’s national real estate investment strategy.
Prior to the formation of Rockwood, Mr. Gray worked with Bechtel Investments (now known as the Fremont Group) where he was responsible for originating and underwriting new real estate investment opportunities in the western United States. Mr. Gray also spent time with Standard Realty and Development (a subsidiary of Union Pacific Realty).
Mr. Gray received a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California in Berkeley, CA. Mr. Gray is a member of the Urban Land Institute, the International Council of Shopping Centers, Fisher Center at U.C. Berkeley, Stanford Real Estate Council, Lambda Alpha International, as well as various other industry organizations.