Rockpoint Group, L.L.C. ("Rockpoint") is a real estate
private equity firm and Registered Investment Adviser with its headquarters in Boston
and with additional primary offices in Dallas and San Francisco.
Rockpoint is led by Managing Members and co-founders Bill Walton and Keith Gelb, who have been working and investing together for more than 22 years. Mr. Walton and Mr. Gelb were also Managing Members of Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C., a similar real estate investment company co-founded by Mr. Walton in 1994. Rockpoint's additional Managing Members include Paisley Boney, Tom Gilbane and Aric Shalev.
Since its inception in 2003, Rockpoint has sponsored nine commingled funds and related co-investment vehicles, raising nearly $14 billion in capital commitments and investing or committing to invest more than $9 billion of equity in over 240 transactions with total peak capitalization of approximately $34 billion. Including their time at Westbrook, the Rockpoint Managing Members have been involved in thirteen commingled funds and related co-investment vehicles, raising over $18 billion in capital commitments and investing or committing to invest approximately $14 billion of equity in over 380 transactions with a total peak capitalization of approximately $50 billion.
Rockpoint employs a fundamental value approach to investing and focuses on select product types and geographic regions, with an emphasis on opportunities in major coastal markets in the United States, and with a particular focus on value creation and complex situations.