The Hoya Capital Executive Team
Alex Pettee, CFA
Alex Pettee is President and Director of Research & ETFs for Hoya Capital Real Estate. A passionate Hoya through and through, Alex Pettee founded Hoya Capital Real Estate, a Connecticut-based registered investment advisor that is working to make real estate investing more accessible to all investors. Alex's commentary on the US residential and commercial real estate markets has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg TV, CNN, and Forbes, and his commentary on the ETF marketplace has been featured in ETF.com, ETF Trends, Benzinga, Zacks, ETF Express, and ETF Strategy. A dual-degree holder and two-sport athlete at Georgetown, Alex played baseball and track for the Hoyas and studied Finance and Real Estate. Alex is a CFA Charterholder and holds a Series 65 license.
Sheila Pettee, CFA
Sheila Pettee is CEO & Chief Compliance Officer for Hoya Capital Real Estate. She is also President of Pettee Investors, an independent, privately-held Connecticut corporation that has been an SEC-registered investment adviser since 1989. The firm is based in Rowayton, Connecticut. Since its founding in 1989, Pettee Investors has developed a strong and consistent record of helping clients build, preserve, and manage wealth. The firm manages more than $200m in separately managed accounts. Sheila graduated from Rollins College with a B.A. in Business Administration. She is a CFA Charterholder (Chartered Financial Analyst) and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts.
Professor Jonathan Morris is a Research Advisor at Hoya Capital Real Estate. He is a seasoned commercial real estate executive with deep expertise in the multifamily, office, and retail industry. He has held senior executive and partner positions for some of the highest quality real estate firms in the country including Boston Properties as Director or Acquisitions, Charles E. Smith (Archstone-Smith) as Director of Acquisitions, and Lerner Enterprises' LMH Realty Group LLC, a private equity platform sponsored and owned by Lerner, Morris & Hillman. Professor Morris is also an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University where he teaches the masters-level REIT course in the School of Continuing Studies.