Jeffrey E. Stonger, CAIAManaging Director
Mr. Stonger is a Managing Director at Ascentris, and is responsible for leading new strategic growth initiatives, as well as acquiring and managing investments in the Western U.S.
Previously, Mr. Stonger was a Managing Director at Amstar, where he spent 10 years serving in multiple roles across both the U.S. and European investment platforms, and was responsible for sourcing and acquisitions, asset management and capital raising. During his tenure, he was also Head of Europe (based in London and Poland) where he was the Portfolio Manager for two commingled funds and responsible for managing and expanding the company’s investment platform in Central and Eastern Europe. Prior to his role in Europe, Mr. Stonger focused on U.S. investments across multiple property types and served as Chairman of the Amstar’s Valuation Committee.
Mr. Stonger graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California with a B.S. in Business and Real Estate Finance. Mr. Stonger also graduated from Harvard Business School (PLDA) with a concentration in General Management and Leadership, and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) charterholder.
Mr. Stonger previously served four years on the Portfolio Management Committee with the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries. He currently serves as a Board Trustee for MindsMatter Denver.