Robert A. Kaplan has more than 20 years experience financing,
developing, marketing and operating real estate, with a particular focus
on housing and mixed-use properties that contain a commercial component.
Mr. Kaplan has participated in the development of more than 4,500
residential units, and his expertise spans both rental apartments –
market rate, government-assisted, and mixed income – as well as for-sale
luxury condominiums. His product portfolio is similarly broad, and
includes everything from walk-up apartments to renovated lofts to luxury
high-rise rentals. Prior to founding Ansonia Properties in 2002, Mr.
Kaplan was a founding principal of Everest Partners, where he was
responsible for all facets of the acquisition, financing, operation and
marketing of projects undertaken by the firm. Mr. Kaplan received a
Master of Business Administration and a Master of Arts in Public Policy,
both from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He
received a Bachelor of Arts degree magna cum laude from Tufts