Mr. Ward serves as the CEO of Trimont Real Estate Advisors and Trimont Global, and is responsible for all functions of the company and its affiliates worldwide. He has spent the bulk of his career managing debt and equity investments into a wide range of institutional-grade core, core-plus and opportunistic real estate assets.
Mr. Ward is an active member of the Washington Bar, the Urban Land Institute (ULI), where he serves on the Global Exchange Council, and the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council (CREFC) in both the United States and Europe, and is on the President's Council for the Real Estate Roundtable (RER). He also serves on the Harvard Alumni Real Estate Board and the New York University Schack Institute of Real Estate Board.
Mr. Ward is passionate about advancing workplace diversity and the careers of young professionals worldwide, and is an active supporter of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and the Atlanta Opera.
Mr. Ward is an alumnus of Harvard Business School and Willamette University.