TA Realty Appoints Anne Peck as Vice President, Head of ESG+R
Boston, November 1, 2021 – TA Realty LLC, a leading provider of real estate investment management services to U.S. and non-U.S. institutional investors, today announced the appointment of Anne Peck as Vice President and Head of Environment, Social, Governance and Resiliency Efforts. In this new role, Peck will report to Partner and Head of Asset Management, Brooks Wales, and work closely with TA Realty’s Asset Management, Portfolio Management and Investor Services teams. Peck will also lead development of the firm’s measurable annual ESG+R goals and drive implementation of their corresponding roadmap on the corporate level to ensure integration of ESG+R throughout the company as well as across the assets it manages.
“Over the past decade, ESG+R principles have been fundamental to TA Realty’s business and a priority across our portfolios,” commented Managing Partner, Jim Raisides. “As we navigate rapidly emerging technologies, best practices and global regulatory changes in environmental, social, governance and resiliency efforts, Anne’s extensive background and knowledge of the commercial real estate ESG+R landscape will be instrumental in guiding our incorporation of these global imperatives.”
With over 20 years’ experience in real assets management and business analysis, and a recognized leader in sustainability and capital management, Peck comes to TA Realty from AEW Capital Management where she served most recently as Vice President, Head of Architecture & Engineering with oversight for all physical, environmental, climate risk and sustainability initiatives for acquisitions, dispositions, capital improvements, and new construction development projects. While at AEW, Peck is credited with improving the firm’s GRESB score over a six-year period by 71% and completing the firm’s Resiliency Module to align with the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures.
Previously, Peck held positions at Cambridge Housing Authority, Jones Lang LaSalle, and Bovis Lend Lease. A member of the GRESB Benchmark Committee for North America since 2017, Peck is also an active participant and planning committee member for the annual National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers (NAREIM) conferences for the Architecture and Engineering Meeting and Sustainability Meeting and is an active participant in NAREIM’s Inclusion and Diversity Sub-Committee.
Peck holds a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from Northeastern University and Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University.
About TA Realty
TA Realty is among the largest and most experienced providers of real estate investment management services to U.S. and non-U.S. institutional investors. Since its inception in 1982, TA Realty has managed more than $30 billion of real estate assets through core, core-plus and value-add strategies and customized separate/advisory accounts. TA Realty’s investment philosophy focuses on creating diversified real estate portfolios that aim to generate strong cash flow, receive intensive asset management and seek to achieve long-term value creation. For more than three decades, TA Realty has maintained this philosophy through multiple real estate and economic cycles, a strength recognized by pension funds, endowments, foundations and high net worth individuals. For more information, please visit www.tarealty.com.