Private equity firm Resolute Capital Partners has promoted Katherine Kane to the newly created position of managing director of real estate. In her new role, she will be responsible for overseeing and administering all aspects of the company’s real estate transactions, including acquisitions and planning, financial structuring, development, asset management, and dispositions.
Kane, who joined Resolute Capital in 2019, served as managing director of commercial real estate acquisitions and investments prior to her promotion and will maintain her previous responsibilities, as well those of her new role.
Kane has more than 35 years of real estate and financial services experience, and prior to joining Resolute Capital, she was the founder and president of the Maestro Fund where she ran multiple investment opportunities through their disposition. She also headed Maestro Consulting where she ran the State of New Hampshire’s New Market Tax Credit program.
Currently, Kane serves as treasurer and board member for the Portsmouth Housing Authority in Portsmouth, New Hampshire where she is developing the first tax-credit-funded, 60-plus unit workforce housing project in downtown Portsmouth in more than 30 years. Previously, she was appointed by three successive governors to the board, and served as treasurer, of the State of New Hampshire Business Finance Authority.
“Having known Katherine for 12 years, I know firsthand of her talent and expertise encompassing all areas of real estate and managing complex, structured real estate transactions,” said Thomas Powell, senior managing partner. “From site visits to contract negotiations and market analysis, Katherine’s ability to solve intricate problems has made her an invaluable resource at Resolute Capital.”
Kane completed her post-graduate education through Harvard University’s Advanced Management Development Program. Additionally, she completed her undergraduate education at the University of New Hampshire, Bowdoin College and Columbia University. She holds a certificate in portfolio management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Real Estate and holds Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) and Society of Office and Industrial Realtors (SIOR) designations. She currently serves on the board and as treasurer for the New England Chapter of SIOR.
Resolute Capital Partners is a private equity firm with offices in San Francisco, Dallas, and Minneapolis. Since its founding in 2010, the company has raised more than $560 million in its various energy, technology, and real estate funds.