Mr. Near serves as Director of Acquisitions and is responsible for managing the firm’s new investment activities in Texas and Colorado.
Prior to joining Berkeley Partners, Mr. Near worked on the investment team of RSF Partners, a Dallas-based private equity fund. During his tenure at RSF, Mr. Near oversaw a portfolio of healthcare assets and underwrote new investments on behalf of RSF’s series of discretionary real estate funds.
Mr. Near holds an M.M.S. from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and a B.A. in Economics & Commerce from Hampden-Sydney College.