Bert Crouch is a Managing Director and currently serves as both a Portfolio Manager and as the Head of North America for Invesco Real Estate (IRE).
Specifically, he is the Lead Portfolio Manager for the closed-end opportunistic fund series, Invesco Strategic Opportunities, and the open-end credit fund, Invesco Commercial Mortgage Income Fund, as well as a member of the firm’s North American and Asia-Pac Credit Committees, North American Investment Strategy Group, North American Management Committee, and Global Executive Committee. Mr. Crouch joined IRE in 2009 to lead the formation and growth of its Structured Investments platform before transitioning to the Head of North America role in January 2020.
Before joining IRE, Mr. Crouch served as the Director of Acquisitions for Presidio Investments, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hunt Realty Investments, where he was responsible for leading the execution of Presidio’s investment strategy focused on the acquisition of secondary commercial mortgages and investments in public real estate securities. Prior to Presidio, Mr. Crouch worked in the New York office of Wells Fargo’s Real Estate Merchant Banking group, where he originated and acquired highly structured commercial mortgage products.
Mr. Crouch has over 17 years of real estate experience after earning a B.B.A. in Finance with honors from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. He also completed Wells Fargo’s Credit Management Training Program in San Francisco.