Our People

Performance is everything.

Our dedicated team of 100+ professionals has a long record of achievement. Their skill, experience and passion enable seamless management of our portfolio, mastery of market opportunities and responsiveness to our investors. They also empower each other, rewarding accomplishment, nurturing careers and making HRE a great place to work.

James E. Hanson II

James E. Hanson II
President & CEO, Fund Manager Partners Funds

Mr. Hanson oversees the operation and investment activities of The Hampshire Companies and its Funds.  Mr. Hanson has over 30 years of real estate investment management and operational experience.  Presently, his extracurricular activities include: a Council Member of the New Jersey State Investment Council, which oversees $80 Billion New Jersey State Pension Systems; an Executive-In-Residence and Co-Chair of the Board of Advisors for the Center of Real Estate Studies at Rutgers Business School; a Commissioner of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission; and Vice-Chair of the Board of Vermont Law School.  Mr. Hanson earned a B.A. degree from Hope College and a J.D. degree from Vermont Law School.