OUR PEOPLE

CenterSquare takes pride in our team and is continually looking to attract and retain the best and brightest minds in real asset investment management. CenterSquare has grown consistently to include over 90 employees located in Philadelphia, New York, Los Angeles, London and Singapore.  Our global investment team is truly global with members from 8 nations - the U.S., China, Japan, the UK, Italy, Germany, Australia, and Malaysia. 

Kevin Maxwell, CFA

Managing Director

Head of Capital Markets

Scott Maguire, CFA, CAIA

Managing Director

Head of Investor Relations

Marcia Glass, CFA

Director

Capital Markets

Kerrisha Jenkins, CFA

Director

Capital Markets

Sharon Liss

Director

Capital Markets

Meghan Burke, CAIA

Vice President

Investor Relations

Emily Mendell

Vice President

Marketing & Communications

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Kevin is a Managing Director and Head of Capital Markets at CenterSquare, bringing over 30 years of real assets experience to his role.  Kevin joined the firm in 2018 and focuses on leading business development efforts for the firm’s private real estate, listed real estate, and listed infrastructure investment strategies, developing new investor relationships across the institutional marketplace including consultants, public and private sector pension funds, Taft-Hartley plans, family offices, foundations and endowments.  Prior to joining CenterSquare, Kevin was with Nuveen, a TIAA company, where he held the position of Managing Director of Advisory Services and led real asset marketing in the Eastern United States.  Prior to Nuveen, he held a leadership position in the marketing group at Lasalle Investment Management.  Mr. Maxwell holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA in Finance from Northwestern University. He is a CFA charterholder and member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of New York where he currently serves on the Board of Directors.

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Mr. Maguire is the Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations for CenterSquare Investment Management LLC. He joined CenterSquare Investment Management in early 2007. He is responsible for overseeing global investor relations for the firm’s client base across corporate, public and sovereign wealth funds, endowments and foundations, sub-advisory and high net worth relationships. Mr. Maguire is a member of the firm’s senior leadership team and a member of the firm’s product development and performance committees. Mr. Maguire has 33 years of experience in the investment management industry having held business development, investor relations and consultant relations positions at Merrill Lynch, Laurel Capital Advisors, LLP (subsidiary of Mellon Financial), John A. Levin & Co. and AIM Investments. Mr. Maguire holds a B.S. in Computer Information Systems, an A.S. in Accountancy and an A.S. in Management from Bentley University. He is a CFA charterholder, CAIA charterholder and member of the CFA Institute, CFA Society of Philadelphia, Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association and Pension Real Estate Association (PREA).

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Ms. Glass is a Director at CenterSquare focused on business development, consultant and investor relations.  In this role, Marcia is responsible for sourcing and cultivating new investor and consultant relationships among institutional investors in the U.S. and Canada, as well as maintaining existing relationships across CenterSquare's private and listed real assets investment strategies. Marcia joined the firm in 2009 and has also held roles as Vice President of Marketing and Investor Relations Associate. Prior to joining CenterSquare, Marcia was an Associate in the Prime Brokerage division at Goldman Sachs. Marcia earned a BA in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a CFA charterholder and member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of New York.

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Kerrisha Jenkins is a Director, Capital Markets, at CenterSquare Investment Management.  She joined CenterSquare in December 2017 to lead the business development and consultant relations effort on the West Coast.  Previously, Ms. Jenkins served as a Senior Vice President at Clarion Partners, where she focused on raising capital and providing client service to institutional investors and consultants in the Western U.S.  Additionally, Ms. Jenkins has experience as an investment consultant at Mercer and member of the real estate research group at Cliffwater.  Ms. Jenkins has 12 years of experience in the financial services industry and has earned an MBA from the University of Southern California and a BBA from Clark Atlanta University.  She is a CFA charterholder and member of the CFA Institute, CFA Society of Los Angeles and the National Association of Securities Professionals.    

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Sharon Liss is a Director, Capital Markets at CenterSquare Investment Management, with 14 years of experience in the financial services industry.  She is responsible for business development and consultant relations initiatives across the real assets platform.  Prior to joining CenterSquare, Ms. Liss served as Managing Director, Business Development at Sugar Hill Capital Partners, a New York based real estate debt and equity private equity firm.  Ms. Liss also worked in the debt capital markets group at RBC Capital Markets.  Ms. Liss holds a B.S. in Finance from Touro College and an M.B.A. from New York University – Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

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Ms. Burke is a Vice President at CenterSquare, with 16 years of experience in the financial services industry.  She is responsible for investor relations and business development initiatives across the real assets platform.  Prior to joining CenterSquare, Ms. Burke was a Vice President at BlackRock, where she most recently focused on real asset product strategy and investor relations.  She previously held sales roles in the BlackRock US Wealth Advisory channel, and began her career with the Vanguard Group.  Ms. Burke earned a BA in International Business and Marketing from George Washington University and an MBA with a concentration in Finance from The Villanova School of Business.  She is a Chartered Alternatives Investment Analyst.

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Emily Mendell is Vice President of Marketing & Communications for CenterSquare, bringing 30 years of financial services and private markets experience to firm.  In her role, Emily leads the firm’s branding, public relations, collateral and communications strategy, working in close collaboration with the capital markets and investor relations teams to articulate CenterSquare’s value proposition. Prior to joining CenterSquare, Emily was Managing Director of Membership, Events & Communications for the Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA). Previously, she served as Vice President of Communications for Polaris Partners in Boston and the National Venture Capital Association based in Washington DC.  Earlier in her career, Emily held leadership positions at The Weiser Group, Integrion Financial Network and CoreStates Financial. Emily holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

 

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