As Chief Financial Officer for TradeLane Properties, Mr. Morrison oversees all of the company's financial operations, including budgeting, financial planning, investment analysis, treasury functions, cash management, capital structure, and financing activities. He is responsible for developing and implementing financial strategies to support the company's growth objectives including the evaluation of investment opportunities and risk assessment and engaging with investors and lenders to communicate the company's financial performance and outlook.
Previously, Mr. Morrison held the position of Chief Investment Officer at Strategic Industrial Properties, a vertically integrated real estate operator focused on high-yield and value-add industrial real estate investments in the western United States. As a principal of the company, he was responsible for private placements with both private and institutional investors, sourcing and acquiring real estate investments, managing debt sourcing, and overseeing portfolio management.
Prior to Strategic Industrial Properties, Mr. Morrison served as the Vice President of Investment Services & Portfolio Management at DCT Industrial Trust (NYSE: DCT). During his tenure, Mr. Morrison played a significant role in underwriting, evaluating, and closing real estate transactions totaling over $1.5 billion in acquisitions and dispositions. He also managed the 13.5 million square feet portfolio of industrial space held in joint ventures with institutional partners, including JPMorgan, Boubyan Bank of Kuwait, and Total Realty Trust Inc.
Mr. Morrison also held positions as Senior Manager and Product Leader at Protiviti, Inc., a global consulting firm and subsidiary of Robert Half International (NYSE: RHI), where he provided consulting services in development, real estate, construction, risk management, and internal audit to clients across the Middle East, Asia, Europe, and North America.
Mr. Morrison received a Master of Science in Real Estate from the University of Denver and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and Business from Western Colorado University.