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Vantage Property Investors Team - Ned Fox

Edward (Ned) D. Fox

Chairman and CEO

As Chairman and CEO, and one of the founders of Vantage, Ned is responsible for setting and implementing the Company’s strategic plan, capital allocation and investment decisions, and has primary responsibility for management of...continue »

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Vantage Property Investors Team - Stuart Gulland

Stuart J. S. Gulland

President

As President and one of the founders, Stuart is responsible for setting the Company’s strategic plan and its implementation at the property level. Ned and Stuart founded Vantage in 2003 to continue their investment in commercial properties in the... continue »

Vantage Property Investors Team - Andy Fox

Andrew Fox

Vice President

Andrew joined Vantage along with the founding partners in 2003. He has experience in all aspects of real estate project management and is responsible for asset and property management and construction for Vantage, as well as sourcing new... continue »

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Vantage Property Investors Team - Brent Ozenbaugh

Brent Ozenbaugh

Vice President

Brent joined Vantage in February 2011 and is responsible for acquisitions, financings, and project management.

Brent began his career at Archon Capital, a Goldman Sachs operating partner, originating high yield real estate loans. From... continue »

Vantage Property Investors Team - Russell Gould

Russell Gould

Acquisitions Analyst

Russell joined Vantage in June 2013 and is responsible for acquisitions analysis, project entitlements, and design review.

A recent graduate of the Master of Real Estate Development Program at USC, Russell previously served as the Design... continue »

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Vantage Property Investors Team - Veronica Manidis

Veronica Manidis

Administrative Assistant

Veronica joined Vantage in December 2013 and is responsible for office management, basic accounting, and other administrative duties.

She recently moved to the South Bay from Pennsylvania where she was... continue »

Vantage Property Investors Team - Ned Fox

Edward (Ned) D. Fox

Chairman and CEO

As Chairman and CEO, and one of the founders of Vantage, Ned is responsible for setting and implementing the Company’s strategic plan, capital allocation and investment decisions, and has primary responsibility for management of relationships with capital partners and the investment community. Ned and Stuart founded Vantage Property Investors in 2003 to continue their investment in commercial properties in the Western United States with a focus on redevelopment and repositioning of commercial properties in core markets.

Ned is intimately involved in all aspects of Vantage’s current redevelopment projects. Ned’s hands-on approach and day-to-day involvement in the Company’s redevelopment projects is a distinguishing feature of Vantage’s approach to investment projects.

Ned has previously held the positions Chairman and CEO of Center Trust, Inc., a NYSE-listed real estate investment trust, Founding Principal and Chairman of CommonWealth Partners, and President and Senior Partner of Maguire Thomas Partners.

At Center Trust, Ned was responsible for the operation and redevelopment of a portfolio of over 11 million square feet of retail space throughout the Western United States. As the Founding Chairman of CommonWealth Partners, Ned was instrumental in establishing CommonWealth’s alignment with CalPERS and establishing their reputation as one of CalPERS most successful office real estate investors—an alignment that continues to this day. As the President of Maguire Thomas Partners, he was instrumental in that Company’s development of many of the signature buildings in Los Angeles, including Wells Fargo Center, US Bank Tower (Library Tower and Square), and Gas Company Tower, as well as other nationally recognized assets such as Colorado Center (MGM Plaza) in Santa Monica, Commerce Square in Philadelphia, and Solana in Dallas.

Ned is a graduate of the University of Southern California, from which he holds a BA and an MBA, and continues his involvement on the Board of the USC School of Architecture. Ned also sits on the Board of Directors of Thomas Properties Group, Inc., Western Asset Mortgage Trust, and the Orthopaedic Institute for Children.

Vantage Property Investors Team - Stuart Gulland

Stuart J. S. Gulland

President

As President and one of the founders, Stuart is responsible for setting the Company’s strategic plan and its implementation at the property level. Ned and Stuart founded Vantage in 2003 to continue their investment in commercial properties in the Western United States with a focus on redevelopment and repositioning of commercial properties in core markets.

Stuart is responsible for the identification and evaluation of investment opportunities in Vantage’s targeted markets and the develop- ment and execution of the redevelopment plans for acquired assets. Stuart focuses on working with the Vantage team and market leading advisors to develop innovative, design solutions for repurposing properties and balancing those design, construction and leasing solutions with the Company’s investment objectives.

Prior to forming Vantage, Stuart was the President, Chief Operating Officer, and a member of the Board of Directors of Center Trust, Inc., a NYSE-listed real estate investment trust. Stuart was instrumental in the restructuring of Center Trust’s balance sheet and ultimate merger with Pan Pacific Retail Properties (subsequently acquired by Kimco). During Stuart’s tenure as an officer, Center Trust completed over $1.5 billion of transactions comprising equity issuance, acquisitions, debt financings, redevelopments, and dispositions. Throughout the realignment of Center Trust and its portfolio, the company, under Stuart and Ned’s direction, maintained its focus on maximizing asset value through redevelopment and operations. Such redevelopments included Wal-Mart’s first three-story urban infill location in the country at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, Los Angeles.

A CPA and Chartered Accountant, Stuart was previously with the real estate services group of Deloitte & Touche, where he specialized in real estate entities. Stuart is a graduate of the University of Cambridge, from which he received a master-of-arts degree in law.

Vantage Property Investors Team - Andy Fox

Andrew Fox

Vice President

Andrew joined Vantage along with the founding partners in 2003. He has experience in all aspects of real estate project management and is responsible for asset and property management and construction for Vantage, as well as sourcing new potential acquisitions.

Prior to Vantage, Andrew was an analyst at Center Trust, a shopping center real estate investment trust based in Los Angeles. His background includes 10+ years of real estate experience, ranging from finance to development and construction.

Andrew attended the University of Southern California and is a native of Los Angeles.

Vantage Property Investors Team - Brent Ozenbaugh

Brent Ozenbaugh

Vice President

Brent joined Vantage in February 2011 and is responsible for acquisitions, financings, and project management.

Brent began his career at Archon Capital, a Goldman Sachs operating partner, originating high yield real estate loans. From 2006 to 2010, Brent worked for Grove International Partners, a global real estate private equity firm, on various assignments and investment platforms in New York, Toronto, Vancouver, Tokyo, and San Francisco. Most recently with Grove he was employed at Intrawest, a North American ski resort operator, focusing on partnership restructurings and divestitures of the company’s real estate assets.

Brent received a Bachelor of Business Administration summa cum laude from Southern Methodist University.

Vantage Property Investors Team - Russell Gould

Russell Gould

Acquisitions Analyst

Russell joined Vantage in June 2013 and is responsible for acquisitions analysis, project entitlements, and design review.

A recent graduate of the Master of Real Estate Development Program at USC, Russell previously served as the Design Director at the Shanghai office of MADA s.p.a.m., an architectural design services firm with offices in China and Los Angeles. During his time at MADA, he led a team of 15-20 designers in the flagship Shanghai office, and directly designed 23 large commercial and mixed use projects throughout China, many of which were high-profile projects for notable Chinese developers, including office parks for China Vanke Co., resort-community planning for the Zendai Group, and the 5.8 million square foot, 1000 foot tall twin-tower Beijing corporate headquarters for the Luneng Group.

Russell holds a Master of Real Estate Development from USC, a Master of Architecture from Harvard University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.

Vantage Property Investors Team - Veronica Manidis

Veronica Manidis

Administrative Assistant

Veronica joined Vantage in December 2013 and is responsible for office management, basic accounting, and other administrative duties.

She recently moved to the South Bay from Pennsylvania where she was employed as a high school counselor and biology teacher.

Veronica holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling and Human Relations from Villanova University where she graduated summa cum laude, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Lycoming College. She is also a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and a Nationally Certified School Counselor (NCSC).