Colony NorthStar, Inc. (NYSE: CLNS) combines a world class portfolio of real assets, bought wisely and managed prudently, with a global real estate investment manager.

We focus on generating attractive risk-adjusted returns and creating long-term value for our shareholders and investors through our significant global scale and operating platform, capital markets access, and ability to invest throughout the capital stack.

With 18 locations worldwide, our reach is global while our teams are local, seasoned veterans of their respective markets with long-standing relationships and valuable insight, giving us access to compelling, and often proprietary, real estate investment opportunities while understanding risk and navigating changing market climates.

Colony NorthStar

At a Glance

25

Years of Results

18

Global Locations

$56B

Assets Under Management*

500+

Employees
Worldwide

*Represents balance sheet and third-party AUM as of June 30, 2017. Third party AUM represents capital invested alongside balance sheet, but excludes private equity and retail company interests, which are included in Investment Management AUM.

Our Edge

Brand

Our brand reflects our long-standing relationships, performance and corporate loyalty.

Philosophy

Our history of strategic agility allows us to navigate opportunities across various market climates.

Experience

25 years of practical investing experience, across a variety of funds and investment vehicles.

Entrepreneurship

We practice entrepreneurial ideation, relying on comprehensive investment methodology, risk assessment and portfolio construction.

Global Infrastructure / Local Expertise

Our infrastructure is global, while our ground teams are local experts on the markets in which they operate.

History

Colony NorthStar (NYSE: CLNS) was formed through a tri-party merger between Colony Capital, Inc. (NYSE: CLNY), NorthStar Asset Management Group Inc. (NYSE: NSAM) and NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF).

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Leadership

Colony NorthStar is led by a highly experienced team, providing continuity, transparency and a clear, consistent vision.

Senior Executives

  • Thomas J. Barrack, Jr.

    Executive Chairman

  • David T. Hamamoto

    Executive Vice Chairman

  • Richard B. Saltzman

    Chief Executive Officer &

    President

  • Mark M. Hedstrom

    Executive Vice President &

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Ronald M. Sanders

    Executive Vice President,

    Chief Legal Officer & Secretary

  • Darren J. Tangen

    Executive Vice President &

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Kevin P. Traenkle

    Executive Vice President &

    Chief Investment Officer

  • Jonathan Grunzweig

    Global Head of

    Special Situations

Managing Directors

  • David Belford

    Managing Director,

    Investment Management

  • Henry Brauer

    Managing Director,

    Portfolio Management

  • Justin Chang

    Managing Director,

    Special Situations – Private Equity & Co-Investments

  • Alain L. Chetrit

    Managing Director,

    Investment Management

  • Ed C. Dailey

    Managing Director,

    Portfolio Management

  • Daniel S. Dretler

    Managing Director,

    Portfolio Management

  • Keith Feldman

    Managing Director &

    Chief Financial Officer of NorthStar Realty Europe Corp.

  • Scott Freeman

    Managing Director,

    Investment Management

  • Lewis Friedland

    Managing Director,

    Head of Industrial

  • Robert C. Gatenio

    Managing Director,

    Co-Head of U.S. Investment Management

  • Daniel R. Gilbert

    Managing Director,

    Head of Retail Platform

  • Donna L. Hansen

    Managing Director,

    Global Head of Tax

  • Mark Harmeling

    Managing Director,

    Investment Management

  • Thomas F. Harrison

    Managing Director &

    Global Head of Development

  • Stefan Jaeger

    Managing Director,

    Investment Management

  • Ronald J. Jeanneault

    Managing Director,

    Healthcare

  • Brett S. Klein

    Managing Director &

    Head of Alternative Products

  • Allen Lau

    Managing Director

  • Brian Lee

    Managing Director,

    Co-Head of Corporate Finance

  • Rommel A. Marseille

    Managing Director,

    Investor Relations

  • Nadra Moussalem

    Managing Director,

    Head of European Investment Management

  • Mahbod Nia

    Managing Director &

    Chief Executive Officer of NorthStar Realty Europe Corp.

  • David A. Palamé

    Managing Director,

    Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

  • Sujan Patel

    Managing Director,

    Co-Head of U.S. Investment Management

  • Daniel Raffe

    Managing Director,

    Global Head of Portfolio Management

  • Neale W. Redington

    Managing Director,

    Chief Accounting Officer

  • Trevor Ross

    Managing Director,

    Deputy General Counsel – Europe

  • Frank V. Saracino

    Managing Director,

    Chief Financial Officer – Retail Companies

  • Leon Schwartzman

    Managing Director &

    Chief Risk Officer

  • Jinho Seo

    Managing Director,

    Investor Relations

  • David S. Schwarz

    Managing Director,

    Head of Hospitality

  • Sylvio S. Tabet

    Managing Director

  • W. Timothy Toole

    Managing Director &

    President and Chief Executive Officer, NorthStar Securities

  • Brett C. Tonks

    Managing Director,

    Real Estate Finance

  • Richard S. Welch

    Managing Director,

    Interim Head of Healthcare

  • Andrew Witt

    Managing Director,

    Global Distribution Group

Board of Directors

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