"It's exciting to be a part of the unique growth opportunities ahead for Rialto -- a true leader in value investing..."
Mr. Mantz joined Rialto in 2011 and serves as President.
Prior to Rialto, Mr. Mantz worked for Morgan Stanley from 1993 to 2011. At Morgan Stanley, Mr. Mantz was the Head of Real Estate from 2010 to 2011 and served as Global Co-Head of Morgan Stanley's Merchant Bank Group, which includes Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing Funds, the Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Fund and other Private Equity Funds, from 2007 to 2009. Prior to that, he served as Global Co-Head of Morgan Stanley Real Estate overseeing the firm's global real estate business, including banking and capital raising activities, as well as the firm's real estate investing program.
Previously, Mr. Mantz served as Head of the Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing Group with responsibility for the global activities of Morgan Stanley Real Estate's principal investing business, including the Morgan Stanley Real Estate Funds, other institutional accounts and proprietary funds managed by Morgan Stanley.
Mr. Mantz received a B.A. from Boston University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is an active member of various real estate organizations including the Urban Land Institute and the Pension Real Estate Association.