Managing Director, Head of Multifamily Portfolio Management
Brian T. Murdy oversees Portfolio Management, Economic & Market Research, and Portfolio Performance Reporting for Berkshire Group. Mr. Murdy has over 30 years of commercial real estate industry experience with extensive multifamily experience.
Prior to joining Berkshire, Mr. Murdy was Senior Vice President/National Director for Institutional Property Advisors’ Multifamily, Student Housing and Healthcare Groups and the National Seniors Housing Group of Marcus & Millichap.
He previously served as Portfolio Manager of Barings Real Estate Advisers (previously, Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers) from 1999 until 2012 and managed its flagship core open-end fund. Mr. Murdy raised and deployed over $2.5 billion of capital and established strong relationships with state, county and city pension funds, off-shore investors, insurance companies, foundations and endowments. He was also the Portfolio Manager for two apartment development funds and two separate accounts. In addition, he was responsible for overseeing the debt strategies on Barings’ entire equity portfolio for 11 years.
Prior to joining Barings, Mr. Murdy was a Director and Portfolio Manager for TH Real Estate (previously, Henderson Global Investors), where he managed three apartment funds, two public and two private syndications, as well as Phoenix Home Life’s real estate equity and mortgage loan portfolios. He also has experience as an auditor with KPMG.
Mr. Murdy is a board member of the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC), a member of the Pension Real Estate Association, the Multifamily Council (Bronze Flight) of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He graduated magna cum laude from Central Connecticut State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.