William Garlock is the Founder and President of Garlock & Company, Inc. Based in the San Francisco Bay area, the firm specializes in all aspects of real estate finance. Garlock has a strong background as a finance executive and extensive experience in merchant banking, which enables him to provide both investors and developers with strategic insights and resources. William Garlock creates value appreciation and growth by combining his knowledge of local and regional markets with the power of more sophisticated international investment strategies. In his role as President, Garlock oversees construction and development. His expertise and responsibilities extend to many types of undertakings, from office, industrial, and residential condominium conversion or rehab projects, to warehouse, hotel and resort, and large retail centers. In the category of single-family homes, he focuses primarily on acquiring, redeveloping, and selling properties. Since 1994, he and his affiliates have purchased and developed more than $100 million in properties. In the past 10 years they have financed or constructed over one-million square feet of commercial space and 1,000 residential units.William Garlock has assembled a staff of top professionals with broad knowledge of the real estate development industry and transactional experience in many specialized service areas. Building on their relationships with an exclusive network of financial institutions, he leads the effort to match the capital requirements of developers and investors. To provide the firm with a strong capital base, Garlock developed an international partnership with Dutch Trust Company de Amsterdam. With William Garlock at the helm, the company’s investment banking group has arranged over $4 billion in financing for all major types of investment-grade real estate.