Griffin Ash is a Director at Blaze Partners where is responsible for sourcing and execution oversight of various Blaze investments in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. In this capacity, he is actively involved in transaction sourcing, analysis and underwriting, due diligence efforts, asset management execution, and asset dispositions.
Prior to joining Blaze Partners, Griffin was an associate at Greystar Real Estate Partners, the largest operator of apartments in the US, most recently serving in an investment capacity within Greystar’s Southeast acquisition team. Prior to this experience, he worked in several additional capacities within the company, including within the portfolio management team supporting the company’s flagship value-add fund series, separate accounts, and joint ventures. Prior to joining Greystar, Griffin was an associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers in their assurance and advisory division in Atlanta, GA where he advised various public REIT clients and private real estate funds.
Mr. Ash is licensed in Georgia as a Certified Public Accountant. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Accounting and a Masters of Accountancy from the University of Georgia. He actively works with local non-profits including Kids on Point and Operation Home.
Griffin currently resides in Charleston, SC.