LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Courte Partners, LLC announced today that Jane E. Mody has joined the firm as Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer. In response to Green Courte's rapid growth over the past several years, the firm has split the leadership of its financial function into two roles – a Chief Financial Officer and a Chief Accounting Officer. Existing Managing Director, Mike Tarkington, as the firm's Chief Accounting Officer will retain responsibility for all accounting, audit and tax functions.
Ms. Mody has enjoyed a successful 35-year career in real estate that has included senior roles in a number of public and private companies such as Crescent Real Estate Equities Company, Silverstone Capital Group, LLC, Pacific Retail Trust and Rosewood Property Company.
Commenting on Ms. Mody's appointment, Randy Rowe, Chairman of Green Courte Partners, said, "Jane brings a breadth and depth of leadership and real estate experience that will add significantly to our financial management, investor reporting, capital markets, operating, and strategic planning capabilities. The combination of Jane as CFO and Mike as CAO puts us in a very strong position to support the demands on the firm's financial infrastructure as it grows into the future. We expect Jane will begin immediately to make significant contributions to our firm."
About Green Courte Partners, LLC
Green Courte Partners, LLC is a Chicago-based private equity real estate investment firm targeting niche real estate sectors, including land-lease communities, parking assets and "Main Street" retail/mixed-use properties in high barrier locations. Green Courte, directly and through its wholly-owned subsidiary, American Land Lease, Inc., owns approximately 18,000 land-lease home sites in 48 communities located in ten states. The firm combines focused investment strategies with a disciplined approach to transaction execution and asset management. Green Courte's goal is to invest in high quality assets that will generate attractive risk-adjusted returns over a long-term holding period.
For additional information please visit the firm's website at www.GreenCourtePartners.com.
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