Casey F. Wendeln is the Deputy CIO of the Real Estate division. He serves as the primary portfolio manager for the Boyd Watterson state and local government focused real estate fund and a secondary portfolio manager for the Boyd Waterson GSA focused open-end real estate fund. In these roles, he is responsible for the monitoring and oversight of all activities of the funds, including acquisition and disposition activity, asset management and leasing, balance sheet and capital markets activities, and client relations and reporting. Casey is the Co-Head of Asset Management and Head of the Boyd Watterson Chicago office. He provides oversight for the LIFE fund and separate account activities. In addition, Casey is a member of the Real Estate Investment Committee, Allocation Committee, Finance Committee, and chairs the Underwriting Committee.
Casey began his career with the company in 2009 and was an instrumental part of building the Real Estate Investment team and its investment vehicles from the ground up. Prior to joining Boyd Watterson, Casey was an Associate in the Capital Markets Group at Jones Lang LaSalle in Chicago, working on $2.4 billion in investment sales of office, industrial, and retail properties nationwide.