The 26-year veteran will manage all aspects of the company's investment funds distribution and sales platforms.

SAN has exclusively learned that Capview Partners has hired Greg Genovese as director of equity capital markets. The 26-year veteran will lead and manage all aspects of the company’s investment funds distribution and sales platforms, as well as co-lead the firm’s investment funds and real estate securities development, advisory and marketing platforms.

Throughout his career, Genovese has held positions in executive management, distribution leadership, sales and marketing for some of the nation’s most recognized and respected financial and real estate securities firms, including Grubb & Ellis Securities, Wells Real Estate Funds, Cowen & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.; which have resulted in more than $4 billion in new equity investments for various Regulation D private placements, REIT LLC, 1031 exchange programs, debt and IPO offerings.

“Greg has been deeply involved in all aspects of real estate securities operations and distributions for more than 26 years, and is well recognized as a leader of the industry, having brought forth incredible growth at the companies he has represented,” says John Hammill, chief executive officer and partner of Capview Partners. “He has extensive expertise in the net lease industry and we look forward to incorporating his knowledge into our platforms and strategies to provide the best returns for our investors.”

Most recently, Genovese served as president and chief executive officer of US Global Realty Capital, where he formed a strategic alliance with Capview Partners in 2013. At USG he built the investment funds distribution platform, including the creation, management and supervision of the company’s securities operations, marketing, sales, accounts management, private wealth management, RIA and capital wealth platforms.

“I am thrilled to join John Hammill and Capview Partners, one of the most respected and successful net lease real estate firms in the country, with a proven track record of delivering superior returns to their investors,” Genovese says. “Our strategic alliance has grown into a powerful collaboration and I look forward to joining forces with someone I have so much respect and admiration for.”

Genovese graduated with a Bachelor of Science in economics with an applied concentration in investment and business economics from California Polytechnic University, as well as postgraduate studies at both Claremont Graduate University and Stanford University.

Genovese is a registered representative with FINRA, holding Series 6, 7, 22 and 63 licenses and is an active member of and contributor to NAREIT, REISA and the IPA, as well as a life member of the Financial Planning Association. He is also a founding shareholder of Bay Commercial Bank, headquartered in Walnut Creek, CA, and Alpha Omega Winery in Napa, CA. Genovese is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.