The Versant Group owns and manages custom platforms positioned to capitalize on compelling investment opportunities that service the entire capital structure; raising access to investment products and providing support and oversight to those platforms.


our mission

Versant builds and acquires, on a global basis, investment management businesses that are scalable through market cycles. We accomplish this by partnering with managers and operating partners who have exceptional expertise and talent within a specific asset class, sector or investment strategy. Versant leverages the significant collective experience and expertise of its principals to invest in investment management platforms and other related businesses that together service the entire capital structure. We provide our platforms with differentiated capital, unique insight, diverse expertise, deep industry knowledge and access to a world-class network of investors and real estate industry leaders.





Ascend Real Estate Partners

Ascend is a commercial real estate investment platform that invests in high yield commercial real estate debt opportunities with a focus on construction, pre-development and transitional loans that require direct real estate operating expertise.


Allegiant Real Estate Capital 

Allegiant is a commercial real estate lender and debt investor that employs a dynamic business model with targeted investment strategies ranging from a comprehensive suite of CRE debt products to investment opportunities with varying risk profiles in a variety of market conditions.


Versant asia

Versant Asia is an investment management platform that seeks to capture the vast and increasing demand for yield-driven real estate and non-real estate investment products from a variety of China offshore institutional investors through separate accounts and joint venture funds.




The Versant Group’s principals have a long and successful track record as real estate investors, lenders, developers, borrowers and managers and are committed to providing the highest level of integrity, transparency and fiduciary responsibility to all of Versant's investors and partners.