Washington, DC – November 8, 2017 – ASB Real Estate Investments announced today that Brendan J. Reed, a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, has left the firm to be appointed as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the company, effective October 16, 2017. Mr. Reed is responsible for overseeing all aspects of ASB’s legal affairs and is a member of the management and investment committees, playing a key role in advising on the strategic direction of the company.
Robert Bellinger, ASB Real Estate Investment’s President and CEO, said: “Brendan has an outstanding background and will be an integral part of the ASB executive team, providing guidance, counsel and insight into every aspect of our business, and supporting the important fiduciary work we undertake for our hundreds of investor clients.”
While in private practice, Mr. Reed practiced corporate, commercial and securities law with experience in real estate, mergers and acquisitions, board governance, and business strategy. He holds a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and an A.B. degree magna cum laude from Harvard University.
About ASB Real Estate Investments
ASB Real Estate Investments (ASB), a division of ASB Capital Management, LLC, is a leading U.S. real estate investment management firm with $7.5 billion* in gross assets under management for over 360 clients. Headquartered in Washington DC, ASB invests in major urban markets across the country, concentrating in office, multifamily, retail and industrial properties. ASB manages the ASB Allegiance Real Estate Fund, its sole vehicle for core investing; the ASB Meridian Real Estate Funds, a series of low-leverage value creation vehicles; and a development separate account. For more information about the company, visit www.asbrealestate.com.