Scott D. Brown, CFA
Global Head of Real Estate
Scott Brown is a member of Barings Alternative Investments, a global real estate, private equity and real assets platform, and Barings’ Global Head of Real Estate. Scott is responsible for implementing corporate policies and strategic initiatives, as well as overseeing the investment side of the global real estate business. Scott has worked in the industry since 1986 and his experience has encompassed all property sectors and capital structures. Prior to joining the firm in 2014, Scott was Head of the Americas of CBRE Global Investment Partners, where he managed global investment, portfolio management, client service, and product and business development. His industry affiliations have included Chair of the NCREIF’s Performance Measurement Committee, founding member of NCREIF’s REIS Council, member of the PREA Research Committee, Chair of the CFA Institute’s - GIPS Real Estate Sub-committee and member of the GIPS Private Equity Sub-committee. Scott is currently a NCREIF Board Member and a NAREIM Board Member. Scott holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Massachusetts, an M.S. in Real Estate Development from Columbia University and is a member of the CFA Institute.