Griffin Capital Company announced the promotion of Nick Rosenthal to co-chief executive officer.
Griffin says Rosenthal, who previously served as the managing director of the Wealth Solutions team, will play a “pivotal role” overseeing the day-to-day business operations of the company.
With nearly two decades of experience with private market real estate investments, Rosenthal has been with Griffin Capital for eight years, according to LinkedIn. Prior to joining Griffin, he served KBS Capital Markets as senior vice president for nearly six years.
Commenting on the promotion, Kevin Shields, chairman and co-chief executive officer of Griffin Capital, said, “We are thrilled to announce Nick’s promotion to co-chief executive officer. Throughout his time at Griffin Capital, he has consistently shown remarkable dedication and a relentless pursuit of excellence. His extensive knowledge of the wealth management industry and real estate market coupled with his strong leadership skills will be invaluable as we continue to grow and evolve our business. We have full confidence in Nick’s ability to continue to shape our long-term success.”
In his new position, Griffin says Rosenthal will take on a more strategic role within the organization, driving key initiatives, fostering innovation, and ensuring operational excellence across all aspects of Griffin Capital’s business. He will work closely with Shields and the executive team to execute the company’s vision.
“I am humbled and excited to take a new role as co-chief executive officer,” said Rosenthal. “Griffin Capital has a talented and experienced leadership team, a great multifamily portfolio, a strong position in the market and deep partnerships across the real estate and wealth management industries cultivated over almost thirty years. We are well positioned for long-term success and will continue to innovate and grow. I am eager to continue to work closely with Kevin and my exceptional colleagues at Griffin Capital to continue driving our future growth and success. Together, we will remain steadfast in our dedication to meeting the evolving needs of our clients.”
Founded in 1995, Griffin Capital has owned, managed, sponsored or co-sponsored investment programs encompassing more than $23 billion in assets.