Greg is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Hilltop Residential.
Prior to Hilltop Greg was a cofounder and President of Venterra Realty from its inception in 2001 to 2016. During his tenure at Venterra Greg was involved in all facets of the multifamily business including acquisitions, finance, renovation, management and dispositions. At Venterra Greg built extensive relationships with institutional lenders and equity providers such as Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, Bank of America, Met Life, Wells Fargo, JP Morgan, PPM, Hartford Life, Lincoln Life, 4086, PNC, GE, Lehman Brothers, Thackeray Partners, Dome Equities and Canyon Johnson.
In addition to his history with Venterra, Greg’s professional background includes extensive experience in all facets of commercial and multi-family real estate, and many years of experience in Natural Resource Management. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance and Marketing from Simon Fraser University and a Bachelor of Psychology from Trinity Western University.
- Led Venterra’s transaction group that was responsible for completing over $4.2 Billion in multifamily transactions.
- Purchased over 100 properties and 25,000 multifamily apartment units located in Texas and the southern United States.
- Has completed over 48 ‘Round Trip’ transactions.
- During his tenure as President Venterra was named to Fortune Magazine’s Top 100 Great Places to Work for medium size companies and to the Glassdoor.com Best Places to Work in 2016 and 2017.