March 19, 2020 | by Boston Real Estate Times
Boston– The Davis Companies announced that Michael Griffin has joined its Investment Team as a Senior Associate, reporting to Quentin Reynolds, Managing Director of Investments.
In this role, he will be responsible for originating and underwriting investment and development opportunities for the company’s value-add investment funds.
Griffin most recently worked for Westbrook Partners, where he originated and analyzed on- and off-market real estate transactions across all asset classes in the United States, including a $17.5 million flex-office building and a $70 million mezzanine loan. He was also engaged in all asset management activities for Westbrook’s Boston-area investments including, but not limited to, development, entitlement, property management, leasing and financing.
Griffin previously was an Account Executive at SevOne, where he co-led the company’s outside sales team for the New England region. He also held the position of Chief of Staff to the CEO at SevOne. Prior to SevOne, he worked as an Analyst at Bain Capital Ventures.
“We’re very pleased to have Michael on our Investment Team,” said Reynolds. “His network of relationships, knowledge of the Boston market and prior experience make him a valuable addition to our team as we seek to uncover and create value for our investors.”
Griffin said, “I’m excited to join a company with such an exceptional reputation for excellence and record of success. I look forward to working with The Davis Companies’ outstanding team of investment professionals.”
Griffin holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and American Studies from Middlebury College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
About The Davis Companies
The Davis Companies is an integrated real estate investment, development and management firm headquartered in Boston that has invested more than $6.5 billion in gross asset value through real estate equity, debt and fixed-income securities. A combination of capital markets, development and management expertise allows The Davis Companies to nimbly tackle complex opportunities. Directly, and with its valued partners, The Davis Companies currently owns a real estate portfolio of approximately 11.5 million square feet of office, retail, hospitality, light industrial, healthcare and life science properties and approximately 9,000 residential units across the Eastern United States.