CW Markets Group, a branch office of Orchard Securities, the capital markets division and wholesale distribution arm of Cottonwood Residential, has hired Tyler Smith as senior vice president of capital markets to cover its Southeast territory.
Smith has more than 15 years of experience in the mutual funds and alternative investments industry, most recently serving as national sales manager at investment advisory firm, Howard Capital Management.
For several years prior to that, Smith held senior level positions in sales, management and business development at FS Investments and Wells Real Estate Funds where he focused on the wholesale distribution of various real estate and debt products.
“We are thrilled to have Tyler join our team and believe that his extensive knowledge, experience and deep relationships in the broker-dealer network make him a very valuable asset to our team as we look to strengthen and grow our relationships in the southeastern states,” said Eric Marlin, executive vice president of capital markets at CW Markets Group.
Tyler received a Bachelor of Science degree in management, as well as a Master of Business Administration from Auburn University and holds FINRA Series 7, Series 63 and Series 65 licenses.
Cottonwood Residential, a private real estate investment trust, owns and manages apartment communities throughout the country.