October 16, 2018 (Houston, TX) — Boxer Property is pleased to announce that Blake Morris has been hired as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Joining Boxer from an offshore (O&G) drilling company, Mr. Morris comes with a lengthy background in corporate finance and institutional investment in both private and public companies. In this role, Mr. Morris will be leading the finance and accounting teams in accounting and financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, treasury management, loan compliance, lender relations, property tax management, income tax planning and compliance as well as property and casualty insurance.
Mr. Morris received an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business and a BA in Economics from Rice University, magna cum laude. During his 30-year career, he has led and directed the financial operations and analysis in multiple operating environments, including public corporations, private equity, investment banking and strategic consulting. Most recently he worked for a $2 billion public offshore drilling company as their Vice President of Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis where he was responsible for their annual budgeting and forecasting and led the implementation of a new planning system. He was also a key member of the transaction teams which made a $600 million acquisition of a competitor and raised $300 million in sale-leaseback debt with Chinese partners.
“ We are very happy to have Blake join Boxer’s finance and accounting team as the third CFO in the 25+ year history of the company,” said CEO, Andrew Segal. Mr. Morris will assume his role as Boxer Property’s CFO effective October 15.
ABOUT BOXER PROPERTY
Boxer Property is celebrating 26 years as an innovative commercial real estate investment and management company that specializes in maximizing the value of under-performing properties through aggressive leasing and hands-on management. Founded in 1992, Boxer Property is a private firm based in Houston with more than 18 million square feet of commercial real estate nationwide. For more information, visit BoxerProperty.com