Gordon is a Senior Operating Partner with Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners and supports Stonepeak’s efforts across multiple sectors adjacent to the real estate industry. He is the former Chief Executive Officer of Gramercy Property Trust which was sold to Blackstone Equity Partners VIII, LP for $7.6 billion in October of 2018. Gordon oversaw the growth of Gramercy from $300 million in net assets when he became CEO in 2012 until the sale to Blackstone. Gramercy was the 3rd best performing REIT in the United States over that period. Prior to Gramercy, Gordon was CEO of W.P. Carey & Co. from 2003-2010. During his tenure as CEO, W.P. Carey grew to $10 billion in assets, was one of the few public companies not to cut its dividend during the financial crisis, and significantly outperformed the MSCI US REIT index. In addition, Gordon founded the European investment business of both WPC and Gramercy during his tenure at those companies overseeing over $4 billion in European investments. Gordon is a former member of the Board of Governors of NAREIT, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Treasurer of the Innocence Project.
Gordon received a B.S. in Economics with a concentration in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.