Phil Owens

Phil Owens joined Carmel Partners in 2023 and is a Managing Partner and the Chief Financial Officer. He oversees all financial operations and is responsible for the Accounting, Capital Finance, IT and Fund Management teams. He is Vice Chair of the Portfolio Management Committee and is a member of the Management and Investment Committees.

Prior to Carmel, Mr. Owens was CFO of Veritas Investments, the largest owner of multifamily properties in San Francisco. While at Veritas, he was responsible for financial operations, corporate and investment strategy and select operational functions (IT and HR). Prior to Veritas, Mr. Owens spent 12 years at Green Street where he was a Managing Director. While at Green Street, he helped grow the Advisory Group into one of the company’s leading business lines serving many of the world’s largest, most influential real estate and financial services firms.

Mr. Owens received a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Southern California and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

He is a CFA Charterholder.