Michael W. CroftRockefeller Group Profile , Michael W. Croft
...Michael W. CroftPresident and Chief Executive Officer
...Michael W. Croft is a founding partner of CommonWealth Partners, its President and Chief Executive Officer, and a member of CWP's Executive and Investment committees.He
oversees all firm activities, including strategic planning, portfolio management, asset management, investment transactions, deal structuring, financing, dispositions, planning, and development.
At CWP Mr. Croft has been involved with more than a dozen large acquisition, development, and capital transactions with CalPERS
, AT&T Wireless
, Lazard Frères
, Cousins Properties
, Hughes Electronics
, Tribune Company
, Lloyd Family and Mattel
.Prior to forming CWP, Mr. Croft was an officer of Maguire Thomas Partners for 14 years, serving as Director-Finance, Vice President-Finance, Senior Vice President-Marketing and Leasing, and Partner-in-Charge: Major Transactions.Earlier, Mr. Croft was director of financial planning and analysis and director of corporate finance for Tiger International.He started his career as a research and financial analyst for the management consultant, McKinsey & Company.Mr. Croft graduated cum laude from Princeton University in 1975, with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering/Applied Mathematics.He earned an MBA in Finance and Accounting in 1978 from the University of California in Los Angeles.He is a Board Member of the Los Angeles Economic Development Council and a Member of the Urban Land Institute.