Experience + Foresight
James E. Sharp
Executive Vice President - Capital Markets
James E. Sharp is our executive vice president – capital markets, overseeing debt and equity matters along with financial modeling, planning and analysis. Mr. Sharp has more than 20 years of experience in finance and accounting with both public and private real estate companies. In October 2010, Mr. Sharp joined the dedicated management team assembled by our former advisor, serving as chief accounting officer through May 2017 and as executive vice president since July 2015.
From January 1996 until March 2000, and again from April 2003 until October 2010, Mr. Sharp was employed by Ernst & Young LLP, serving primarily public and private real estate companies, including various REITs, homebuilders and real estate investment companies. From March 2000 until March 2003, he served in a finance and accounting role with Terrabrook, a national master-planned community developer with a portfolio of over 50 communities in 20 states.
Mr. Sharp is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor of business administration in accounting from the University of Texas at Austin.