In his role as Chief Investment Officer, Brian Cason is involved in all investing activities of BMC Investments. Brian focuses on BMC’s development activities, multifamily acquisitions, and BMC’s new investment initiatives including entry into new asset classes. Brian is also a member of the investment team of Posner Group, based in New York City. Prior to joining BMC Investments and Posner Group, Mr. Cason served in acquisitions roles at DRA Advisors working on multifamily, office, and retail transactions, including work with Centerbridge Partners on their distressed real estate debt investment platform. Mr. Cason’s experience includes transactions spanning all major asset classes, throughout the capital stack with a focus on opportunistic and value-add equity investments. At BMC, Mr. Cason specializes in optimizing investment structures to achieve investment objectives, creating alignment and mitigating downside risk. He also focuses on maximizing the potential of BMC’s development projects through a hands-on approach to programming, design, and market positioning strategy from initial conceptualization through operations. Mr. Cason holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from University of California at Berkeley, a Master’s degree in Real Estate Development from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.