Managing Partner

David Butler


Joined Argosy


Focus Area

Fund management, investment strategy, fundraising, acquisitions, asset management, and operations (Member of the Investment Committee and Management Committee)


Vice President and Head of San Francisco Office, Real Estate

Acquisitions and Development – J.P. Morgan Investment Management

Vice President, Real Estate Acquisitions and Development – AIG Global Real Estate Investment Corp.

Senior Associate, Real Estate Investment Banking Group –Robertson Stephens (subsidiary of Bank of America and FleetBoston)


MBA, Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

BS, Civil Engineering, Stanford University

BA, Economics, Stanford University


David is a member of the Board of Directors and Past President of Stanford Professionals in Real Estate (SPIRE). He is also Co-Founder and Board Committee Co-Chairman of the Stanford Alumni Real Estate Council (SREC). He is an inductee to Stanford Associates for outstanding volunteer service to Stanford University. Additionally, he is a member of the Policy Advisory Board of the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics at the University of California-Berkeley and member of the President’s Council of the Real Estate Roundtable . He currently serves on the Small Scale Development National Product Council for the Urban Land Institute (ULI). David is a member of the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of St. Helena and Calistoga.