Edgewood Realty Partners, LLC
Pete Kutzer is a co-founder and principal of Edgewood Realty Partners, LLC. Edgewood is a private real estate investment firm which, along with its partners, acquires, invests in, develops, manages and disposes of high-quality commercial investment properties in the western United States. Edgewood and its partners frequently seek to add value to their investments by employing creative property improvement, repositioning, and/or capital markets strategies.
Mr. Kutzer also serves as president of The Kutzer Company, a real estate investment management company, which actively manages approximately 1 million square feet of commercial property.
Mr. Kutzer received a B.A. in economics from the University of California at Berkeley, and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School. Mr. Kutzer was formerly employed in the real estate investment banking group at Morgan Stanley & Co. in Los Angeles. He also previously held research positions at Kidder, Peabody & Co. and at CB Richard Ellis. Mr. Kutzer is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Armory Center for the Arts. He has volunteered on numerous boards and charitable organizations, including the Institutional Review Board at Huntington Memorial Hospital, Young & Healthy, and as president of the Board of Education of the South Pasadena Unified School District. He is also actively involved in youth athletics. Mr. Kutzer lives in South Pasadena, California with his wife and four children.