- Managing Director, Head of Industrial Sector,Real Estate, Americas
Gray oversees all United States industrial real estate acquisition, disposition, development and operational activity for Nuveen Real Estate. In addition, he is charged with expanding strategic partnerships and the implementation of new investment initiatives within the industrial sector.
Prior to joining Nuveen Real Estate in 2018, Gray served as president and chief investment officer of Evergreen Industrial Properties. Before leading Evergreen, he worked at Colony Industrial as senior vice president as well as Cobalt Capital Partners, which was acquired by Colony in 2014. Over the course of his career, Gray has executed over $7 billion in industrial transactions across more than 30 markets located within the United States and Mexico.
Gray graduated with a B.S. in both Finance and Accounting from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. He is a member of Nuveen Real Estate’s Americas Investment Committee and holds a CPA in the state of Texas.