When you sit down to ask MNM Partners about managing real estate investment, they’ll firmly state that investing locally in the Bay Area is their competitive advantage. In addition to local focus, the firm believes there’s a big advantage in having a local team:
Mr. Putney is a founding managing member and a principal of MNM Partners LLC since its inception in 2006. MNM Partners, LLC is a boutique real estate investment firm with discipline, deep market insights and proprietary deal flow which results in value-add, income opportunities for qualified, private investors Mr. Putney evaluates all multifamily and office asset offerings and continues to monitor property performance after closing. He works directly to organize and fund all MNM group investments in the Bay Area and is responsible for raising in excess of $60M through high net worth accredited investors. He has been a fiduciary for over 30 years successfully. He has lived in the Silicon Valley since 1978.
In 1997 he founded TAT Capital Partners, a Silicon Valley, CA. and Zurich Switzerland based venture capital firm raising 2 funds with AUM of $150M. He has served on the Board of Directors for ZF Micro Devices Inc., Surface Interface Inc. (acquired by FEI Company, NASDAQ: FEIC), Optcom Corporation, Scivac Corporation and nLine Inc. He continues to serve as a Band Member with the Band of Angels, Silicon Valley’s oldest seed funding organization. The Band is a formal group of more than 130 former and current high tech executives who are interested in investing their time and money into new, cutting edge, startup companies. The Band has seeded over 225 companies with 50 profitable M&A exits and 9 Nasdaq IPOs. Band members have founded companies such as Symantec, Logitech, and National Semiconductor and been senior executives at the likes of Sun Microsystems, Hewlett Packard, and Intuit.
In 1985 he founded Techsystems Inc. A company in the semiconductor and printed circuit board assembly industry. The company ultimately exceeded $30M in sales annually. Mr. Putney has founded and successfully exited several other businesses in the PCB assembly, electronic product and financial services industries returning well over 200% IRR.
Mr. Putney has been married for 41 years and has two adult children and two grandchildren.
Mr. Anthony, CCIM is a founding managing member and a principal of MNM Partners LLC since its founding in 2006. Mr. Anthony evaluates all real estate offerings and continues to monitor property performance after closing, striving to provide the highest level of performance for every co-owner.
Mr. Anthony has over 38 years of experience with in excess of $500 million in brokered sales and finance transactions on commercial properties throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. He is responsible for acquiring property and arranging financing for all MNM transactions and offerings. He is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), an individual, who, by education, experience and knowledge of the marketplace, is an expert in commercial investment real estate, a designation conferred on November 10, 1989 from the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute of the National Association of Realtors. Mr. Anthony formed his own real estate brokerage and investment company MJA Equity Investments, Inc. In July of 1995. In 1995, Mr. Anthony served as President of the CCIM Northern California Chapter, the #1 chapter with over 600 members from Northern California in charge of monthly marketing meetings that expose brokers and buyers to properties available for sale throughout Northern California.
Mr. Anthony was the top producing agent of the #1 Century 21 office in San Francisco and San Mateo counties. He was also a Former Member of the Century 21 Commercial Investment Network, a separate corporation from Century 21 Residential, of over 800 Century 21 offices throughout the country specializing in commercial investment sales. Mr. Anthony lives in Redwood City with his wife of 35 years and has three adult children.