Carter + Co is a Dallas based privately owned investment firm with wide ranging diligence expertise and a proven track record since 2016.
The firm continually seeks to deploy capital in real estate, credit, and esoteric markets across the United States. We aim to provide superior risk-adjusted returns, while being a creative partner for acquisitions, growth, capitalization, and other special situation investments.
AREAS OF FOCUS
All product types
Investment sizes range from $500K - $10M with a strong preference for sponsor-backed transactions
PRIVATE DEBT & CREDIT
Backed by real estate or other physical assets
All product types
OUR EXECUTIVE TEAM
Clayton Carter, President and Founder
Clayton manages business activities and sets the strategic direction of the company. He has over nine years of executive level experience, specifically at the accounting and financial level, in the alternative asset and private equity space. Clayton studied at Southern Methodist University, graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Masters in Accounting, a Bachelor of Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics.
Jonathan Bray, CPA, Chief Financial Officer
Jonathan is accountable for the financial planning, accounting, tax compliance, audit, and investor reporting for Carter + Co. He has over twenty years of executive and management level experience in the alternative investments industry. Jonathan graduated with honors from Texas Tech University with a Masters in Accounting and Bachelor of Business Administration.
Conrad Morrison, Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel
Conrad oversees all legal, regulatory and compliance matters. He joined Carter + Co. after ten years as the Chief Compliance Officer for Crow Holdings Capital Partners, a Dallas-based real estate fund manager with approximately $12 billion in regulatory assets under management. Additionally, Conrad has worked with hedge funds and private equity funds and received his J.D. from the University of Alabama in 2004.
Austin Fry, Chief Investment Officer
Austin is responsible for managing the acquisitions, capital markets, investor relations, and development activities. He began his career with Blue River Partners, where he managed several private equity engagements. Austin studied at Texas Christian University, where he graduated with a Masters in Accounting with a Financial Valuation Emphasis and a Bachelor of Business Administration.
Connor Henwood, Chief Operating Officer