Brookwood Financial Partners Promotes Greg Papazian to Director of Investor Relations
Brookwood Financial Partners, LLCa nationally recognized private equity real estate investment firm, is pleased to announce that Greg Papazian was promoted to the newly created position of Director of Investor Relations and Director of Sales. In this role, Mr. Papazian will lead all institutional and retail equity offerings, lead the sales team at Brookwood Securities Partners, LLC, Brookwood’s wholly-owned brokerage, and lead Brookwood’s investor relations department. .
Founded in 1993, Brookwood specializes in the acquisition and management of value-added commercial real estate and other real estate-related operating businesses. Since its creation. Brookwood has invested over $1.7 billion of equity to acquire and manage a portfolio of 202 commercial real estate properties, seven operating companies and more than 460 service stations with convenience stores, collectively representing a total capitalization of more than $4.2 billion. Brookwood’s portfolio spans multiple asset classes, geographic markets and industries across United States.
Brookwood Securities’ sales team is headquartered on the North Shore of Boston and has offices affiliated with Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Fairfax, Virginia. He serves as the primary point of contact for all Brookwood investors. “Greg has been with us from the very beginning and has proven himself to be a loyal and dedicated member of the company’s leadership team and an integral part of Brookwood’s growth and success,” said Tom Trkla, founder, president and CEO of Brookwood. “Greg is highly respected by his partners, colleagues and clients for his exceptional investor service, fundraising success, integrity and vast experience. For more than 29 years, he has been and remains a tremendous asset to our firm. I am honored to present Greg with this well-deserved promotion, and it is a great personal pleasure to publicly recognize his loyalty, hard work and tremendous successes.
“During his significant tenure at Brookwood, Greg has been intimately involved in reviewing and evaluating our investments,” said Kurt Zernich, Senior Advisor to Brookwood. “The conscientious, transparent and efficient manner in which he has developed and nurtured Brookwood’s relationships with our customers proves that this is a well-deserved and well-deserved promotion.”
Mr. Papazian is a Brookwood Associate and, prior to his promotion, was Managing Director and Head of Retail Sales for Brookwood Securities. Mr. Papazian is also a member of Brookwood’s Management and Investment Committees. Prior to joining Brookwood Securities, Mr. Papazian was employed by Winthrop Securities Co., Inc. (“Winthrop Securities”). Prior to joining Winthrop Securities, he was a Regional Manager for a division of Allied-Signal, Inc. Mr. Papazian is a licensed real estate broker in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and has extensive experience in the sale and rental of commercial real estate. Mr. Papazian holds FINRA Series 7, Series 22, Series 24 and Series 63 licenses.
Mr. Papazian is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. In 2018, he completed Oxford’s Strategic Leadership Program at University of Oxford Said Business School.
About Brookwood Financial Partners, LLC – Brookwood is a private equity investment firm specializing in the acquisition and management of commercial real estate and real estate-related operating businesses on behalf of its investors, which include investment banks from Wall Street, sovereign wealth funds, university endowments, public and private pension funds, family offices, and high net worth individuals. Since its founding in 1993, Brookwood has invested more than $1.7 billion of equity to acquire a portfolio of more than 202 commercial real estate properties, seven operating companies and 451 gas stations and convenience stores. His $4.2 billion historical portfolio has covered multiple asset classes, geographic markets and industries across United States. To learn more about Brookwood, visit www.brookwoodfinancial.com