Avery A. Robinson, CAIA, is a Senior Vice President and Co-Manager of Callan's Real Assets Consulting group. He has overall responsibility for real assets consulting services and oversees research and implementation of real estate, timber, infrastructure, and agricultural asset classes. He oversees all investment due diligence for real assets and is a member of Callan’s Emerging Manager Committee. He is responsible for strategic planning, implementation, and performance oversight of plan sponsor clients' real assets portfolios. Avery heads research coverage for core open-end funds and emerging managers. He is a member of Callan’s Management and Diverse and Emerging Manager Committees. He is a shareholder of the firm.Avery joined Callan in April of 2008. Before joining Callan, he was employed with the Real Estate Equity Group at Principal Global Investors as an Asset Manager. Avery received his MBA and BS in Engineering from the University of Iowa and has earned the right to use the CAIA designation.