Ashley Powell has over 33 years in the commercial real estate industry. He joined Property Reserve, Inc. in 2017 to lead the acquisitions team and was named President in 2018. He leads a team of 240 professionals and oversees a global investment portfolio dedicated to building an enduring global portfolio of office, industrial, and apartment properties in addition to major land holdings. Under his leadership the company has expanded from a domestic US investor to being active on three continents. He has focused on institutionally proven strategies to reduce risk and volatility, beat industry average returns, and develop the next generation of leadership. Prior to joining Property Reserve, Inc., he was a partner and Head of Acquisitions - Western United States, for Bentall Kennedy U.S., a Sun Life Investment Management company, one of the top 20 largest real estate investment managers worldwide. Prior to that, he was a managing director at Deutsche Asset Management (formerly RREEF) where he put together transactions amounting to over 15 million square feet of space. He is a prior Chairman of NAIOP, an 18,000-member commercial real estate organization, and a former President of the San Francisco Chapter.