Role: Portfolio Management, Asset Management, Acquisitions,
Location: San Francisco
Jim Ratner focuses on acquisitions, portfolio management and firm administration. Mr. Ratner has 21 years of real estate industry experience. From 2003 to 2005, he was Senior Vice President (later Executive Vice President) and Chief Financial Officer at American Financial Realty Trust, a publicly-traded REIT focused on properties leased to banks and other financial institutions. From 1991 through 2003, Mr. Ratner served in various positions at PaineWebber and its predecessor, including as a Managing Director in PaineWebber’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group. In this role, he was instrumental in the formation of Stockbridge’s first commingled opportunity fund. Mr. Ratner has a B.A. and a B.S.E. from the University of Pennsylvania’s College of Arts and Sciences and Wharton School, respectively, and a J.D. and M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. He is registered as a non-practicing attorney in the State of New York.