WILLIAM (SPIKE) A. WHITNEY
As a Vice President, Mr. Whitney leads the firm’s Asset Management Division, working directly with its principals to implement financial, business and management strategies to maximize the value of the firm’s assets in its Coretrust Value Funds. Responsibilities include execution of property-level business plans, financing matters, disposition activities and owner/investor communications.
A CPA, Mr. Whitney started his career with Deloitte & Touche in its real estate group working with both public and private companies in the industry. Prior to joining Coretrust, Mr. Whitney spent five years as a senior member of CommonWealth Partners, where he led that firm’s West Los Angeles and San Diego office investments. He was responsible for that portfolio’s strategic investment plans, overseeing capital improvement projects, negotiating leases and coordinating marketing decisions. He was involved in firm acquisitions and served in an investment fiduciary capacity including acquisition underwriting, due diligence and disposition execution.
Mr. Whitney earned a B.S. degree in accounting from the University of Southern California, Leventhal School of Accounting.