AEW Partners Funds
Mr. Davidson is a Managing Director at AEW and the Portfolio Manager for the AEW Partners Funds, a series of opportunistic (real estate) private equity funds sponsored by AEW. In this capacity he is responsible for overseeing the Fund’s resources, strategic direction, investment strategy and portfolio management. Mr. Davidson joined AEW in 1995, became Portfolio Manager for the AEW Partners Funds in 1999 and was appointed head of the AEW Partners Group in 2004. Mr. Davidson is also a member of AEW’s Management Committee, Investment Committee and Risk Management Committee. He has over 35 years of experience in real estate portfolio and asset management, investment acquisition and structuring, property management and development, including extensive experience working with national developers and large institutional property owners. Prior to joining AEW, Mr. Davidson worked at Coopers & Lybrand as a Senior Manager in the Real Estate and Reorganization Groups, where his areas of expertise included financial analysis and planning, forecasting, development of internal management controls, deal structuring, and investment analysis. Prior to that he served as a commercial real estate controller at several real estate development and management companies, including Winthrop Management, The Linpro Company and Charter Development Company. Mr. Davidson is a graduate of Bentley College (B.S.).