Launching Next Phase of Strategic Growth Plan, Cadre Founder Ryan Williams Steps into Executive Chairman Role, Appoints Jared Kaplan as Cadre’s next CEO
Kaplan, former CEO of
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The move also positions Williams to focus on key drivers of business growth for Cadre, including closing new institutional partnerships, strategic financing arrangements, incubating new investment products, and accelerating the diversity of Cadre’s investor and partner base through the launch of the
“Technology is a powerful catalyst for change, accelerating the process of breaking down barriers and creating access for more people to historically walled-off investment opportunities,” said Williams. “It’s been extremely rewarding to see how far we’ve come since 2014, having built the leading online platform for real estate investing. At this stage in our growth, with the trust of our investors and continued outperformance of our assets, we are writing our next chapter. I will be as involved as ever in the strategic direction of the company, forging partnerships, and leading our investment growth strategies.
“It’s an honor to unite with an exceptional visionary founder in Ryan, a phenomenal group of investors, real estate operators and employees,” said incoming CEO
Williams founded Cadre in 2014 with a vision of promoting financial prosperity for all by expanding access to real estate investing. The hiring of Kaplan comes as Cadre has reached new heights of success: having now closed 12 successful realizations that taken together would cumulatively generate more than a 25% net annualized rate of return1; making a string of world-class leadership hires, including a new CMO, Head of Engineering and Head of Product; scaling the company’s individual investor base nearly 75% year-over-year; and eclipsing
Kaplan brings a deep track record of leading pioneering fintech companies. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of
Cadre is a groundbreaking technology-driven commercial real estate investment platform that offers both institutional and individual investors the opportunity to access expertly curated real estate assets with lower minimums, low fees, and unprecedented potential for liquidity. Via its data-driven and transparent approach, Cadre opens participation in a historically opaque and illiquid asset class.
Along with its traditional investment offerings, Cadre also provides investors with the ability to pursue highly vetted commercial real estate opportunities and the opportunity to seek liquidity through its proprietary secondary market, a unique offering within the industry.
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1 - Annualized rate of return is an IRR calculation that represents an equity-weighted average annualized internal rate of return (IRR) for realized direct real estate investments offered by Cadre since the formation of our Investment Committee through to the date of calculation, after deduction of fees and expenses. For recently realized investments, an estimate of proceeds to vehicles managed by Cadre may be used. The use of a different methodology may result in a materially different return metric. Please see https://cadre.com/track-record/ for additional details and information.