- Managing Director, Head of Retail & Mixed-use, Americas
About Katie Grissom
Katie is responsible for leading a dedicated team professional across the U.S. that focus on retail and mixed-use investments. She oversees the overall strategy, performance and day-to-day activities of Nuveen Real Estate’s investments across this sector, which represent approximately $10 billion of value.
Prior to joining Nuveen, Katie was a Managing Director at Asana Partners, a $6.5 billion mixed-use and retail driven real estate private equity firm, where she was a member of the Investment Committee and Executive Committee. She had overall responsibility for leasing strategy, national relationship development, and marketing. Prior to Asana Partners, Grissom led operations for an L Catterton portfolio retailer and one of the nation’s leading fitness brands.
Katie graduated with a B.A. in Finance and Spanish and a Minor in Economics from Wofford College and a Master of Business Administration from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina.