President – Better World Holdings, LLC
CFO & General Counsel – Better World Properties, LLC
Reuven received his J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from the University of Texas in 1984, his M.A. in Economics from Hebrew University in Jerusalem in 1980, and his B.S. in Economics, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Illinois‐Urbana in 1977. He began his career as a Certified Public Accountant. As a licensed attorney, Reuven has practiced corporate, securities, and tax law with an expertise in real estate development and capital formation. He has served as counsel for 40+ public and private, stock, bond, and partnership unit offerings totaling $200M+ in capital. As a real estate developer, Reuven has held ownership positions in numerous housing projects throughout the U.S. He has structured and closed $500M+ in transactions in the corporate, real estate, energy, and leasing areas. With a focus on Texas, Better World Holdings, LLC generates deals and acquisitions, assesses investment targets, manages multifamily due diligence efforts, assembles multifamily equity financing, assists ownership entity choices and structuring,, arranges oversees multifamily 1031 exchanges and consults on new apartment development – executed with big institution capacity and small entity personal attention. Reuven founded Better World Holdings, LLC to deploy its capital and expertise to economically improve return on investment from real estate assets to improve the quality of life for asset owners. The end result is a Better World. Reuven is a naturalized Texan. Boots, jeans, and a big dog are his trademark.