Prior to co-founding The Latigo Group, Mr. Maron was a partner at Acre Investment Corporation, a Bay Area real estate investment firm focused primarily on commercial real estate. While at Acre, Mr. Maron was responsible for raising capital for Acre’s projects, including several properties anchored by 24 Hour Fitness that was subsequently sold for attractive returns to investors. Mr. Maron also created a multifamily division within Acre which later gave rise to the formation of The Latigo Group. Prior to his tenure at Acre, Mr. Maron was a partner in a Los Angeles based multifamily owner/operator firm that has invested over $1b. Prior to this, Mr. Maron served as a Managing Director of investment banking in the Los Angeles office of Lehman Brothers, Inc. from 2000 to 2005. Previously, Mr. Maron was with Credit Suisse First Boston Corporation (CSFB) from 1983 to 2000 where he was responsible for managing the firm’s western region investment banking effort and coverage of CSFB’s financial institution clients in the western United States. Mr. Maron was also a Director at True Religion Apparel, Inc. (“TRLG”/NASDAQ) from 2005 until 2014 when the company was sold to a private equity firm. Mr. Maron currently serves as a Director at Anworth Mortgage, (“ANH”/ NYSE), a mortgage REIT located in Santa Monica, CA. Mr. Maron is also Chairman and a Director of Blushington Inc., a Los Angeles based beauty brand with 6 retail stores located in Los Angeles, Dallas and New York City, and soon to be in Brentwood, CA. Mr. Maron attended McGill University, where he graduated with a BA in 1978, and The Wharton School, where he earned an MBA in Finance in May 1982.