Anthony Rutledge

CEO & Managing Partner, HEI Hotels and Resorts

Responsible for the Company's overall performance and leadership. Anthony oversees all aspects of HEI, including corporate strategy, capital formation, human resources, investor relations and the firm's overall investment and property management. Anthony is committed to further fueling HEI’s best-in-class status by continuously leading associate development, compensation and wellness programs. Anthony takes pride in some of the highest corporate and field level associate satisfaction and retention rates in the industry, a testament to HEI’s success.

Professional Experience
Prior to joining HEI in 2004, Anthony was a senior associate with the law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, LLP, in its New York office. Anthony has extensive experience in all aspects of real estate and corporate transactions, garnered during his tenure at Skadden where he represented the interests of developers, REITS, private equity funds and lending institutions in connection with, domestic and international hospitality, residential, office, shopping center and retail investments. Rutledge is credited with structuring and closing over $10 billion in real estate investments. Anthony's experience also includes hospitality finance, mezzanine, preferred equity, hotel operations, historic tax credits, joint venture participation and structured financing arrangements.

Education and Affiliations
Admitted to the bar, states of New York and Connecticut
JD, New York Law School
BS, Fordham University