Conway J. Schatz currently serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Hexagon, a private equity firm heavily concentrated in real estate, natural resources, and venture/growth capital. Since joining Hexagon in 1998, Mr. Schatz has been involved in more than 325 transactions, and $1B in equity placements, spanning 24 states and 15 countries. Mr. Schatz has served as a Director to the Boards of both public and private companies in industries including real estate, senior care, hospitality, energy and mining. Additionally, he has served as the Chair of various Audit, Investment, and Executive Compensation committees. Prior to 1998, Mr. Schatz worked in the Business Advisory/Audit division of Arthur Andersen, LLLP, with clients in the oil and gas, light manufacturing, construction, financial services, real estate, cable and technology industries.
Mr. Schatz received dual Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Accounting from Minnesota State University and went on to become a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Colorado. Thereafter, he also earned an Executive Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and a Masters of Science in Real Estate Development and Construction Management, each from the University of Denver, Daniels College of Business. As an invited member to both Beta Gamma Sigma Society and Alpha Sigma Gamma Society, Mr. Schatz has been recognized for his academic performance in higher education.
Mr. Schatz belongs to several professional, civic and philanthropic organizations, such as the Burns Society, Quarterly Forum, Alliance for Choice in Education “ACE” and the Challenge Foundation. He has resided in Colorado for over 25 years, where he and his wife are raising their two daughters