Roland O. Quast, an industry veteran with close to 20 years of national accounts experience, has been tasked with developing the retail distribution efforts for MVP REIT and other investment programs offered by MVP Realty Advisors, LLC. He will also serve as senior executive vice president of MVP American Securities, LLC, the sponsor’s wholesale broker dealer.
Quast has spent the last 10 years working for various direct investment sponsors in a national accounts capacity. Most recently, he was responsible for managing broker dealer relationships for Behringer Securities, L.P., which recently launched a new alternative investment program.
His resume notably includes almost two years with NRF Capital Markets where he led development efforts for the retail sales program and broker dealer distribution network. Prior to this, the career national accounts manager, spent 6 and about 10 years doing the same for both Dividend Capital and INVESCO Funds.
“With more than two decades of experience, Roland is a mainstay in the alternative investment industry with well-established relationships with a wide range of independent broker-dealers, regional wirehouse broker-dealers and banks,” said Mike Shustek, chairman and chief executive officer of MVP REIT in a statement.
“I’m pleased to welcome him to the MVP team.”
MVP REIT is a public, non-traded hybrid REIT in the midst of a public offering of up to 55,555,556 shares of its common stock. It will invest in commercial real estate (CRE) and loans secured by income producing CRE properties.