Mark Cypert was named senior vice president of institutional equities at real estate investment manager Encore Equities.
It is a new position, said spokesman Alex Fencl.
Mr. Cypert is charged with raising institutional investor capital, managing the firm’s research and helping to identify commercial real estate investments.
Mr. Cypert was managing director and principal of Cawley Partners. Bill Cawley, chairman and CEO, could not be immediately reached for information on Mr. Cypert’s replacement.