Maurice Malfatti

Managing Partner, co-founder

Maurice co-founded Blue Heron in 2011. He oversees the firm’s day-to-day operations and Blue Heron's funds, portfolio construction, and management. Maurice is actively involved in the visioning, branding and development of the value-creation business plan for each asset as well as the oversight of the plan's execution. 

Maurice's career experience includes real estate, financial services, and consulting. Real estate experience includes investment, development, construction, and brokerage. Previously, Maurice was a partner at Kabrik Trading, a NYSE-member broker-dealer, and he began his professional career as a systems analyst for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture).

Maurice spent several years, early in his career, in residential construction. He founded, operated, and profitably exited several ventures, including real estate investments and an operating company in the construction field; he has remained active as a principal owner/investor in real estate for over 20 years.

Maurice is a NC-licensed real estate broker and a past member of the Board of Directors for the Realtors Commercial Alliance in Wilmington, NC in 2010-2011. As an active member of the Urban Land Institute, he serves on the “Rethinking Southern Cities” Regional Initiative Council.

Maurice received a BS in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University.