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John Goldsmith, Jr. Joins The Hampshire Companies as Asset Manager

Morristown, N.J.

The Hampshire Companies, a full-service, private real estate investment firm with equity in assets valued at more than $2 billion, has announced the appointment of John Goldsmith, Jr. as asset manager.

In his new role, Goldsmith will be responsible for sourcing and underwriting new acquisitions, management and financial analysis for existing fund assets, and fundraising support for the company and its real estate funds. Prior to joining Hampshire, he worked as an internal consultant for Mooring Financial Corporation where he focused on a corporate restructuring and spinoff of its tax lien division. Additionally, Goldsmith brings five years of investment management and real estate private equity experience from his time at Goldman Sachs & Co. and Starwood Capital Group.

“John’s education, experience, and professionalism in investment management will prove to be a great asset to our firm and our investors,” said James E. Hanson II, CEO and President of The Hampshire Companies. “We look forward to John utilizing his deep financial background to make immediate contributions to our company.”

Goldsmith earned a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vt. and holds a master’s degree in business administration from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth in Hanover, N.H. Goldsmith is a LEED Accredited Professional and an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. He resides in New Providence, N.J. with his wife and two children.

About The Hampshire Companies
The Hampshire Companies is a full-service, private real estate firm based in Morristown, New Jersey. The Hampshire Companies is a vibrant, dynamic organization that combines creative vision and superior execution, thereby enabling it to create and enhance value in real estate investments. Additional information on The Hampshire Companies is available online at HampshireRE.com.

Leann Moczydlowski
R&J Public Relations