Teddy Karatz is a Senior Directorat GTIS Partners LP and is responsible for sourcing and analyzing investmentopportunities across the west coast. GTISPartners is a global real estate investment firm headquartered in New York withoffices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Munich, Paris and SãoPaulo. The firm has 91 employees and manages approximately $4.6 billionof committed capital. Since September 2009, GTIS has committed approximately$1.6 billion of equity to the U.S. residential sector having invested in 86projects representing $7.9 billion in total project costs. These investment strategies include landdevelopment and homebuilding, where the firm has acquired more than 44,000residential lots.
Mr. Karatz received a B.A. inCommunication from the Annenberg School at the University of SouthernCalifornia and received a Masters in Real Estate Development from the LuskSchool at the University of Southern California. Mr. Karatz is also a trustee of the MillbrookSchool in Millbrook, NY.