The health of the U.S. economy and the performance of commercial real estate (CRE) investments are uniquely intertwined. Kevin White will explore the trends impacting each in 2014, including his cautiously optimistic outlook for the U.S. economy and the continued recovery in the commercial real estate markets.
Kevin White, CFA serves as Senior Vice President, Investment Strategy & Research at American Realty Capital Properties (ARCP). In this role, he is responsible for articulating ARCP’s views on the U.S. economy and commercial real estate markets, providing portfolio analysis in support of the investment process, and leading ARCP’s research and strategy organization.
Mr. White has more than 15 years of experience in macroeconomic and financial analysis, global real estate analysis and forecasting. He is an author, editor and seasoned speaker at industry conferences and client events. Prior to joining ARCP, he was a Real Estate Strategist with Property & Portfolio Research, an economist with International Data Corporation, and a tax policy officer with the Department of Finance for the Government of Canada.
Originally from Canada, Mr. White earned his B.A. in economics from Queen’s University and his M.A. in economics from the University of British Columbia. He is also a CFA charterholder.