- Managing Director, Head of Housing Asset Management, Americas
About AJ Richard
AJ is head of U.S. housing asset management for Nuveen Real Estate, leading an in-house team of regionally-focused multifamily-specialist asset managers, responsible for overseeing property operations for the business’ apartment assets. He is also a portfolio manager for certain funds in the CASA Series of closed-end apartment funds, responsible for their strategic planning and management, and is a member of the senior leadership team that oversees the investment process for the CASA Series.
Previously, AJ was with Henderson Global Investors North America for 21 years, in various real estate asset management and portfolio management positions. Prior to that, he worked for five years at Travelers Realty Investments in asset management, market research, mortgage lending, secondary mortgage lending and management reporting systems. He entered the industry in 1989.
AJ graduated with a B.A. in English and History from Boston University and a J.D. and M.B.A. from the University of Connecticut. He also serves on the board of directors for the National Multifamily Housing Council.