Meet Our People
Titan has an unwavering commitment to our partners, customers, and investors. Our team has a successful track record over multiple investment cycles. We leverage industry relationships cultivated over decades in the industry and market expertise to provide our investors with the highest quality risk adjusted returns. Our firm prides ourselves on a hands-on approach, working with each of our communities personally. We believe in a "built to last" philosophy, conducting business with a longer-term horizon to maximize both impact and returns.
For over 45 years, Joe has devoted himself to the real estate industry. His experience spans, commercial, residential, and multifamily real estate. Today, he spearheads the firms investment and deal originations strategy.
In 1971, Joe launched his career in the property management arena managing a small apartment community while attending college. His entry into the professional management field began in 1973 when he accepted a position with Management Enterprises as a Regional Manager, where he managed a multi-family portfolio and was directly involved in the resolution of problem loans. From 1976 - 1981 he helped organize the management division for EMCA, a German based investor group, which specialized in the acquisition, rehab and management of Class A properties across the Southeast. During that time Joe managed over 2000 units across 4 states. In 1981 Joe formed an investment company with two other partners to acquire and reposition multi-family properties. By 1986, the company had built a portfolio of approximately 3800 units in the state of Georgia. After the Tax reform act of 1986, Joe also consulted for property owners in distressed situations. Since 2007 he has focused on asset management for lender owned properties. Joe has been involved with the renovations and management of over 12,000 units during his 45 year career. He graduated from Georgia State with a BBA in Finance and Real Estate and is a Certified Property Manager
Asset Management and Capital Expenditures
Brian leads the asset management and renovations team for all transactions. He has over 20 years of commercial and residential real estate experience.
Brian began his real estate career in asset management for Atlanta-based Hatfield Phillips, managing commercial asset portfolios for several institutional clients. He then worked for 10 years in the commercial mortgage industry as a loan underwriter and originator, closing approximately $500 million in loans for GMAC Commercial Mortgage, MortgageRamp and CWCapital. Brian moved on from the mortgage business to multifamily development as a development manager for Lane Company, where he was responsible for the development of over $400 million in approximately 2,100 apartment and condominium units in Atlanta. Since 2008, Brian has been a partner in Horizon Realty Partners, involved in the acquisition and renovation of multifamily communities in the Atlanta area. Brian graduated from the University of Georgia with a BBA in Finance (minor in Real Estate).
Equity Structuring and Investor Relations
Amy develops and implements the firm’s equity capital structures and management strategies. She oversees investor client relationships for multifamily assets, and focuses on building relationships with both institutional and high net worth investors.
Prior to joining Titan Capital, Amy launched her career in GE’s Financial Management Program. During her time at GE Capital, she was on capital markets team syndicating $50M - $1BN private equity transactions. Ms. Saunders then transitioned to Deloitte where she worked on growth initiatives and acquisition strategy & operations. Amy has expertise across the deal spectrum from both the operational and transactional perspectives. With her prior syndication experience, she brings with her knowledge in developing syndication strategies, deal origination, underwriting, and investor relations. She holds a Bachelor's of Science in Accounting and Finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.
Property Management and Construction Planning
John is responsible for the general operations of the business plan for each transaction. He manages the corporate responsibilities of the firm including finance, asset management, and construction planning. Beginning his career as a construction project manager, John has managed upwards of $10M in renovation and capital improvements in the real estate development sector. John has spent the last 10+ years underwriting and evaluating both value add and development deals.
Prior to joining Titan, John has served as an Intelligence Fusion Team Leader since enlisting in the National Guard in 2007. He is a graduate of the University of North Georgia holding a Bachelor’s of Art in Arabic and Political Science. He is currently working towards a Master’s of Professional Accountancy at Georgia State University.