ROBERT G. PRIEST has over thirty-nine (39) years of experience in commercial real estate, finance, construction and business management.
In addition to his role as a Managing Partner of REI Equity Partners, Bob co-founded REI Advisors, a Commercial Buyer’s Brokerage, assisting investors locate, negotiate, acquire and manage quality cash flow commercial real estate nationwide, completing transactions in excess of $62 MM.
Bob earned an MBA in Finance from New York University, and a B. S, in Economics from Rutgers University. He is the retired owner of the award winning Burr Roofing-Siding-Window Company, Stratford, CT. He began his career at the Fortune 500 level in Purchasing and Transportation Management.
An Eagle Scout, previous board service includes the Connecticut Better Business Bureau, the National Roofing Contractors Association and as The Student Member, Rutgers University Board of Governors. Additionally, he has held numerous leadership positions within the Boy Scouts of America and as an Elder and President of Noroton Presbyterian Church, Darien, CT.
Bob currently serves on The Citadel’s Baker Business School Board of Advisors, Dataw Island Finance and Marketing Committees, Sea Island Presbyterian Church Capital Campaign Committee, SCORE, Beaufort Chamber of Commerce and Sea Island Rotary. He and his wife Barbara reside on Dataw Island, SC, and are the proud parents of three adult children and three wonderful grandchildren.