Chris B. Bartlett is the Chief Operating Officer at Milestone where he is responsible for structuring and executing the firm’s investment capitalization strategy including debt, equity and structured finance for asset acquisitions and the firm’s M&A activities. Additionally, Mr. Bartlett is responsible for the firm’s portfolio management activities including generating overall portfolio strategy to maximize risk-adjusted returns for the firm’s private equity real estate funds and separate account vehicles. Since joining Milestone’s investment team in 2012, the firm has executed over $8 billion of real estate transactions including asset, portfolio and corporate acquisitions and dispositions, generating industry-leading returns.
Mr. Bartlett has spent his career in various roles within private equity real estate including acquisitions, portfolio management, and finance. Prior to joining Milestone, Mr. Bartlett worked in acquisitions for Vaerus, a California-based private equity firm, where he was responsible for acquiring distressed real estate in the wake of the global financial crisis.
Mr. Bartlett graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University where he received a B.A. in Business Administration and Finance.