James Kammert

James Kammert

Managing Director

Mr. Kammert is a Managing Director of Harrison Street Real Estate Capital as well as a Managing Member of HSRE Securities Advisors, LLC.  He is responsible for managing Harrison Street’s public real estate securities portfolios and products.  Mr. Kammert joined Harrison Street, formerly Transwestern Securities Management, in August 2005.

From 2003 through mid-2005, Mr. Kammert was Director of Research for European Investors, Inc., where he developed and maintained a comprehensive fundamental research process for the firm's U.S. REIT product, developed a stock selection model, and provided securities recommendations. Prior to joining European Investors, Mr. Kammert was Vice President and co-head of Goldman Sachs & Co.'s U.S. REIT research team for over four years. He joined Goldman Sachs from The Robinson-Humphrey Co. Inc. where he developed the firm's U.S. REIT research platform over nearly five years. Mr. Kammert's prior work experience includes over four years of commercial real estate lending with Continental Bank N.A. and two years in public accounting with Peat Marwick Mitchell.

Mr. Kammert graduated from Lafayette College with a BA in Economics & Business and earned an MBA from the University of Chicago. Mr. Kammert holds the CFA designation and is a CPA.