Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary

Leonard Way’s primary responsibilities are as the Fund Manager for the Beach Investment Fund LP and as the managing director of Beach Investment Management, LLC, both affiliates of The Beach Company. As the Fund Manager, Leonard oversees all Fund operations including acquisitions, asset management, equity raise, and investor relations.  Additionally, he coordinates the legal, finance and accounting efforts for the Fund.

A Charleston native, Leonard Way began his career as a financial analyst for NationsBank after graduating from Georgetown University.  He later became a commercial relationship manager responsible for a diverse commercial loan portfolio that included hotels, golf courses, and operating businesses.

He joined The Beach Company in 1998 after earning a Master of Science degree from Georgia State University. In his 20+ years with The Beach Company, Leonard worked in its finance department as an analyst, been a development manager, been the director for its property management and commercial brokerage departments, and formed and directed its asset management department, coordinating acquisitions and dispositions for the majority of the company’s properties.

Leonard has been a board member for the YMCA of Greater Charleston, Junior Achievement of Coastal South Carolina, and the Bishop England High School Alumni Association.  He was named to the Charleston Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” and is a graduate of the Leadership Charleston, Class of 2000

Leonard regards “The Beach Company’s history of  acquisition, development, asset improvement and management expertise offers investors a more robust investment management approach. Our asset management vision creates long lasting value for Fund investors and The Beach Company.”


Executive Team