Our management team has more than 150 years of experience investing personally, and advising clients, in the fields of private equity, real estate, finance, banking, management, structuring and taxation. Our team includes 3 venture capital/angel investors with combined experience in excess of 35 years, including successful exits, board and advisory positions, and financial management support. We are experienced real estate professionals with combined experience in excess of 50 years, specializing in investment, development and financing real estate projects.
With our extensive experience, we have a depth of diverse professional contacts and resources throughout Florida as well as across the U.S.
YEARS OF INVESTMENT EXPERIENCE
YEARS OF VENTURE CAPITAL & ANGEL INVESTING
YEARS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT & DEVELOPMENT
Stephen L. Owens
Senior Advisor & Former President of SWIRE Properties, Inc.
Innovative leader of the U.S. operations of SWIRE Properties, Inc., a world-class real estate developer, for more than 40 years. Had responsibility encompassing $3.8+ billion in projects, including Brickell City Centre and much of Brickell Key.
Contributes extensively to the Miami community with leadership on community and charity Board of Directors and initiatives.
William D. Pruitt
Former Managing Partner of Arthur Andersen, LLP - Florida, Caribbean & Venezuela.
Stellar angel investor with a 20-year investing track record. Identifying unique opportunities, investing time and money, and sharing his expertise, network and guidance with early-stage businesses has resulted in consistent successful exits.
Serves on the Board of Directors of more than a dozen for-profit and non-profit organizations.
Partner, Chairman of the Executive Committee and Chairman of the Financial Services Practice Group of Shutts & Bowen, LLP.
Distinguished banking law expert, lending invaluable insights, sophisticated solutions, and expertise and leadership. Honored by the Beacon Council, Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA and Martindale-Hubbell.
Has served as Chairman of the Florida Bar Banking Law & Credit Regulation Committee, and General Counsel & Executive Committee of the Florida International Bankers Association, Inc.
Kristy A. King
VP of Finance, CFO & Strategic Advisor of Real Estate Developments and Early-Stage Businesses.
Experienced financial professional with expertise in leading real estate and early-stage business investment due diligence, strategic planning, financial modeling, operational and structural efficiencies, and compliance and risk management, for investment funds and ultra-high net worth individuals and family offices.
Served on the Board of Directors/Advisory Boards and strategic committees of for-profit and non-profit organizations.