Robert Scoville joined Meritage Properties in 2017 bringing with him over 30 years of hands-on real estate experience. Most recently he was Managing Director and Head of Asset Management for Starwood Capital Group where he was responsible for the performance, operations and investment returns of a $25 billion portfolio of properties including 28 million square feet of office and 65,000 units of multifamily, most of which the firm managed directly without operating partners. Previously he held similar positions with Apollo Global Management managing its $4 billion portfolio and Citi Property Investors with its $2 billion portfolio which was acquired by Apollo in 2010. In each case he was a member of the Investment Committee and responsible for all aspects of the performance for the individual opportunistic assets which included all product types, investment structures and US geography. Bob applies all of this experience to maximize the performance of the Meritage’s existing assets and lead key initiatives to expand the business. He also serves on the Board of Directors and as the Chairman of the Development Committee for Bridgeport Neighborhood Trust.