Khalif Edwards Joins Starwood Capital Group’s Global Capital Raising and Investor Relations Group
In a recent press release, Global investment firm Starwood Capital Group announced that respected industry veteran Khalif Edwards has joined the firm as a Managing Director in its Global Capital Raising and Investor Relations Group.
Starwood Capital Group is a private investment firm with a core focus on global real estate. According to the company’s website, the firm, has raised over $55 billion of equity capital and currently has in excess of $70 billion of assets under management.
“Starwood Capital is extremely pleased to add Khalif to the ranks of our talented team, particularly given his demonstrated history of success in his previous roles,” said Jennifer Barbetta, Senior Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer. “As our firm continues to grow and attract talent from around the globe, Khalif’s strong relationships with the investor community and a deep understanding of the capital raising process within the real estate sector will be a welcome addition.”
Edwards, who serves on the Board of Directors for the African American Real Estate Professionals of Los Angeles (AAREP LA), steps into his new position following a successful run as the Head of Capital Raising and Investor Relations at Cityview.
During his tenure with the Century City-based firm, Edwards worked to broaden the Cityview’s investor and institutional relationships – leading new capital development opportunities with private and public pension fund plans, insurance companies, foundations, and endowments.