George serves as Investor Relations Specialist at MarketSpace Capital, where he plays a crucial role in developing and leading the firm’s sales efforts. He is responsible for sourcing equity investments from retail and institutional investors across the United States.
With over a decade of experience in finance and real estate, George has developed a reputation for his exceptional leadership and expertise in capital raising. Prior to joining MarketSpace, he led the successful development of an 18-unit apartment complex in Houston. In this role, he oversaw the capital raise, permitting process, construction, and stabilization of the units through long-term leases. Before venturing into real estate development, George spent eight years raising capital for hedge funds. During this time, he specialized in real estate product launches and was instrumental in raising equity investments for non-traded REITs, 1031 DST’s, and real estate-focused closed-end funds. His efforts were highly successful, and he helped several funds exceed their capital-raising goals.
Throughout his career, George has demonstrated a deep commitment to ongoing professional development. In December 2020, he earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. The CFA Program is widely regarded as the gold standard in investment analysis, and it provides a strong foundation in advanced investment analysis and real-world portfolio management skills. Today, George brings this wealth of knowledge and expertise to MarketSpace, where he continues to drive the firm’s sales efforts and help clients achieve their financial goals.