Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary

Leonard Way joined The Beach Company in 1998. His career began as a financial analyst for NationsBank after graduating from Georgetown University with Finance and Management degrees.  He went on to be a commercial relationship manager providing loans and financial services to middle market commercial clients.  Leonard left banking to earn a Master of Science in Real Estate degree from Georgia State University.

In his 20+ years with The Beach Company, Leonard worked as a financial analyst, development manager, director for its property management and commercial brokerage departments, built and directed the asset management team, and has coordinated acquisitions and dispositions for the majority of the company’s properties.

In his current role as Fund Manager for Beach Real Estate Funds, 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.

Leonard has served a board member for the YMCA of Greater Charleston, Junior Achievement of Coastal South Carolina, and the Bishop England 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 Way sees The Beach Company’s combination of asset management and development expertise as a unique advantage of the Beach Investment Fund. “The Beach Company’s history of acquisition, development, asset improvement and management expertise offers investors a more robust investment management approach. Our asset management team applies our deep market knowledge, development, and operations expertise to uncover opportunities for creating long lasting value for Fund investors.”



Executive Team