Andrew Oksner - Vice Chairman and President
Mr. Oksner has over 30 years of successful investment experience. He joined Bear Stearns & Co. in 1985 as part of the firm’s real estate investment banking group. In 1988 he joined Mitsui & Company to run the firm’s Western US real estate and new business divisions, and while at Mitsui acquired a company that was an active developer and operator of assisted living residences. In 1998, he moved to Tokyo and while in Japan headed GE Real Estate’s Asia new business as well as Asian real estate for CDP Capital, the investment subsidiary of Caisse de depot of Quebec. In 2007 he joined the fund manager Ajia Partners as Managing Director of Real Estate Investments, where he helped deploy over $1.5 billion of institutional equity commitments. Among his accomplishments at Ajia was successfully acquiring and selling the largest independent portfolio of senior housing and assisted living assets in Japan. Since 2012 Mr. Oksner has focused on aged-care related investments, and he became a board member of CP’s China business in 2016. Mr. Oksner received an MBA from University of California, Berkeley and a BA in Economics from Tulane University.