Head of Real Estate Acquisitions – Western Region
Chris Black is a member of Barings Alternative Investments, a global real estate, private equity and real assets platform. Chris is a Managing Director and is the Head of the Real Estate Equity Acquisitions Group in the Western Region of the United States. He has worked in the industry since 1992. Prior to joining the firm in 2004, Chris spent five years as a Vice President at Summit Commercial, responsible for development, acquisitions and dispositions. Prior to joining Summit Commercial, he spent four years at Copley Real Estate Advisors/AEW Capital Management, where he was responsible for asset management, acquisitions and dispositions. Chris began his career at Price Waterhouse (PwC) as a real estate consultant. Chris holds a B.S. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Real Estate Finance and Development from the University of Southern California.