Mr. King has more than two decades of private equity investment and capital markets experience. He has been instrumental in completing more than $3.2 billion of transactions across a variety of alternative investment platforms, including investment banking, private equity, and real estate. Prior to becoming the CIO for Brutten Global, Mr. King was a Managing Director at Westcore Properties, a real estate investment firm which owns and operates nearly US $1.5 billion of commercial real estate. He served as a member of the Company’s Executive and Investment Committees.
Mr. King also spent several years as a Managing Director of Silver Portal Capital, a boutique real estate investment bank, where he was involved in sourcing, marketing, structuring, and closing more than US $550 million of institutional equity joint ventures and direct equity investments. He also spent several years at Salomon Brothers, where he was involved in analyzing and executing financing, mergers, and acquisitions across a wide range of industries.
Mr. King graduated magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, and with highest distinction honors from the University of California, San Diego with his degree in Political Science and International Relations. He also earned an MBA from Harvard Business School.