Our leadership team is distinguished by stability and experience. When markets are uncertain, the expertise of professionals who have seen more than one market cycle can be invaluable.
Chief Executive Officer and CIO
Managing Director, Portfolio Manager
Managing Director, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Managing Director, Head of Client Capital Management
Managing Director, Head of Separate Accounts
Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer
President & CEO, Gables
Khalid Rashid, equity owner and Managing Director, is a Portfolio Manager, overseeing a number of separate account portfolios, and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Khalid is responsible for developing and implementing strategic initiatives for funds consisting of $3.5 billion of Gross Asset Value (GAV) with 13.1 million sq. ft. of commercial properties and 1,200 apartment units. He has extensive transaction and leadership experience in portfolio and asset management, acquisitions and financings. His executed deal volume includes over 35 transactions with a GAV of approximately $3.0 billion across multiple investment strategies, property types and markets. He joined Clarion in 2008 and began working in the industry in 2004. Khalid is a Robert A. Toigo Fellowship recipient, Real Estate Executive Council education committee member, and an active member of the Urban Land Institute’s Multifamily Product Council. He graduated from the Real Estate Associate Program in 2006, was named the Toigo Foundation’s “40 Under 40” in 2014 and completed the African American Board Leadership Institute’s Certificate Program in 2020.
Managing Director, Head of Asset Management
Spence Sowa, equity owner and Managing Director, is the Head of Asset Management at Clarion Partners and also serves as Head of the U.S. Office Sector. He is a member of Clarion’s Investment and Operating Committees. During his career, Spence has been involved in over $1.5 billion worth of transactions in various capacities, with concentrations in asset management, acquisitions, development, capital markets and construction management globally. Spence joined Clarion Partners in 2015 and began working in the real estate industry in 1999.
Managing Director, Head of Investment Research