Mr. White was previously Executive Vice President of HealthLease Properties, a publicly traded REIT focused on healthcare real estate. He also previously served as a Senior Vice President of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., where he was responsible for raising capital for various alternative asset vehicles across real estate, private equity and infrastructure.
His career experience includes a tenure as Director and Head of Deal Management at Citigroup’s Alternatives Distribution Group. While at Citigroup, Mr. White advised clients on alternative capital raising activities in private equity, real estate, hedge and infrastructure funds. He was responsible for executing 25 capital-raising assignments at over $30 billion.
Earlier in his career, Mr. White was part of the Health Care Group at Citi’s Investment Bank, working with clients in the healthcare sector on M&A and capital raising assignments. He began his career in public accounting as an auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. White earned a Bachelor’s Degree with highest honors in Political Science and Journalism from Rutgers University. He received his Master’s of Business Administration from Rutgers Graduate School of Management and his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He is a certified public accountant (inactive) and is admitted to the bars of New York and New Jersey (retired). Mr. White is also a member of the Board of Overseers of Rutgers University.
Mr. Benbow is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Prolific. With over 40 years of revenue, media and marketing experience and a nationally recognized growth strategist, Mr. Benbow regularly advises some of the fastest-growing organizations in the United States. Mr. Benbow also co-founded Prolific portfolio companies, JDA Worldwide and Conquer.
Mr. Benbow graduated from Wabash College where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. Mr. Benbow started his career with Ackerman & McQueen in Dallas, Texas, and went on to co-found Rutter Communications Network, the leading cable advertising rep firm in the U.S., before selling the firm to Comcast in 2009. He currently serves on the board of directors for both Answers in Genesis and Biglife.
Governance and Nominating Committee and Human Resources Committee member.
Mr. Chester’s career spans more than 18 years, with experience in finance, real estate, investments, development, and capital markets. Over the course of Mr. Chester’s career, he has initiated billions in successful capital raises, lead numerous tactical acquisitions and created billions of dollars in value through strategic divestitures.
Mr. Chester has established himself as a leader in the healthcare industry and has meaningful partnerships and relationships with operators and developers throughout the senior care industry. Prior to his position as Chief Investment Officer of Invesque, Mr. Chester was critical to the successful launch and IPO of HealthLease Properties. In the role of Chief Financial Officer, he grew HealthLease Properties from a $250 million company to nearly $1 billion. In 2014, he orchestrated the multi-billion dollar sale and development capital deal with Welltower (NYSE:WELL). Mr. Chester’s success helped earn the coveted title of CFO of the Year by Indianapolis Business Journal in 2014, and a spot on the 2015 Forty Under 40 list by Indianapolis Business Journal.
Mr. Hawkins is the founder of the ProSyte Companies, a diversified holding entity investing in businesses and real estate in the United States Midwest, as well as communications and infrastructure entities in West Africa.
From 2012 until his departure in 2015, Mr. Hawkins was Vice President of New Ventures and Private Equity Investing at Eli Lilly (NYSE: LLY). In this capacity, Mr. Hawkins was responsible for Eli Lilly’s venture capital, private equity and venture formation activities, managing over $1.4 billion. Mr. Hawkins joined Eli Lilly in 2001 and held various roles in sales and corporate business development at the company. In 2010, Mr. Hawkins was promoted to Chief Diversity Officer to lead the development and implementation of Eli Lilly’s global diversity and inclusion strategy.
Mr. Hawkins graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Tennessee in 1995, and earned a Master’s of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in 2000.
Chair of Governance and Nominating Committees. Audit Committee Member.
Mr. Maultsby is President of Tiptree Inc. (NASDAQ: TIPT), where he focuses on corporate strategy and development. He is responsible for overseeing all of the firm’s acquisition, disposition and capital markets activities.
Mr. Maultsby also represents Tiptree, sitting on the boards of Fortegra Financial and Reliance First Capital.
Prior to joining Tiptree Inc. in 2010, Mr. Maultsby was a Senior Vice President in the investment banking division of Fox-Pitt, Kelton (“FPK”). During his investment banking career, he focused on providing strategic advice to a broad array of banks, finance, asset management and brokerage clients. Prior joining FPK, Mr. Maultsby was an Associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group at JP Morgan and an Analyst in the Financial Institutions Group at Citigroup.
Mr. Maultsby received his Bachelor’s Degree with Honors, from Hampton University.
Audit Committee Member.