Matt Ela directs Bixby's office investment activities, with an emphasis on core-plus, value-add and opportunistic strategies. He also performs an integral role in developing and maintaining Bixby's institutional relationships.
Matt has 11 years of experience on the principal side of the business, with a background in portfolio valuation, leasing, asset management and acquisitions. He rejoined Bixby in 2017, having previously directed acquisitions for Cruzan where he was responsible for that firm's initial acquisitions in Orange County and Portland.
Matt is a graduate of the University of Oregon, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance. He is an active member of NAIOP at the local and national levels, is a member of their National Forums program and has completed NAIOP's YPG program.