August 15, 2022 – Executive search firm Chartwell Partners has placed Matt Volpano as the new CEO of Four Plus Corporation. Sean O’Neal, real estate principal, and his team culminated a thorough national search working alongside the CEO selection committee of the Four Plus board to select Mr. Volpano. “Matt brings exceptional depth of real estate industry experience that aligned with the company’s ideal profile for their next chief executive,” said Mr. O’Neal. “We wish Matt and the entire Four Plus board continued success during their next chapter.”
Mr. Volpano brings a sophisticated understanding of real estate, finance, strategy, and leadership to the business. Chartwell Partners says he possesses the investment capacity, business acumen, and credibility to make informed recommendations on both existing holdings and future acquisitions. Mr. Volpano joins Four Plus from Corporex in Cincinnati, OH, where he served as senior vice president, strategic capital and investments.
Four Plus Corporation is a closely-held real estate investment company incorporated in New York in 1935 by John S. Appleby to own and manage inherited New York City real estate assets. Beginning in the early 1990’s, the company expanded from its New York City holdings and entered new real estate markets in Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Today, the company operates from its administrative offices in Auburn, AL and owns commercial, office, retail, multifamily and industrial properties valued in excess of $100 million.
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Chartwell Partners is an executive search firm focused on identifying and recruiting senior executives and board members for clients in four specific industries: Biopharmaceuticals, healthcare services, financial services, and real estate.
The real estate industry is ever changing, and Chartwell Partners aims to consistently provide clients an executive search strategy coupled with the tailored, industry-focused expertise and market intelligence.
Mr. O’Neal is based in Chartwell Partners’ Dallas office. He brings over 10 years of experience in executive search, following his career foundation and education in finance. Mr. O’Neal is a member of Chartwell’s financial services practice focused on senior-level assignments including board, CEO, and cross-functional senior leadership teams across banking, real estate, and the broader financial services ecosystem. His clients have ranged from Fortune 500 to entrepreneurial start-ups in publicly-traded, private equity owned, and privately held firms across North America as well as international assignments.
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