Jay Petkunas

Chief Executive Officer


Jay Petkunas is a Managing Partner, the Chief Executive Officer, and a member of the Investment Committee at The Wolff Company. Prior to joining Wolff in 2006, Jay was an operations executive at Akamai Technologies, a NASDAQ 100 company. Before joining Akamai, he was a management consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers and Arthur Andersen. Jay holds a BBA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and graduated summa cum laude. He currently serves as a board member of the Arizona State Retirement System, Avenue 5 Residential, Make-A-Wish Arizona, and Shelters to Shutters Arizona. He previously served on Scottsdale’s Planning Commission and Economic Development Task Force.

 

Jesse Wolff

Chief Investment Officer


Jesse Wolff is a Managing Partner and the Chief Investment Officer at The Wolff Company. He heads the firm’s Investment Committee and oversees the implementation of the company’s investment strategy for all residential investment activity. Jesse is responsible for market selection, transactional risk management, and all asset-level investment decisions for the company’s residential rental portfolio. He joined The Wolff Company in 1999 and has more than two decades of specialized multifamily investment and asset management experience. Jesse attended Eastern Washington University.

 

Craig Blanchard

Head of Investment Management


Craig Blanchard is a Managing Partner and the Head of Investment Management at The Wolff Company. Craig is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee and oversees all joint venture and preferred equity investment activity. He joined The Wolff Company in 2022 and has partnered with Wolff for more than ten years. Prior to formally joining Wolff, he was a Managing Director at Makena Capital Management where he oversaw Makena’s real estate investment portfolio. Prior to joining Makena, Craig was a Managing Director overseeing real estate at Stanford Management Company. Before joining Stanford, Craig was a Principal and Head of Special Situations at the Townsend Group. He holds a BA from University of California, Santa Barbara, and an MBA from Stanford University.

Fritz H. Wolff

Chairman Emeritus and Special Advisor


Fritz is the Chairman Emeritus of The Wolff Company and a Special Advisor to its senior leaders. Fritz oversaw The Wolff Company for two decades. He attended Gonzaga University and serves as a member of its Board of Regents as well as its Investment Committee. He also completed the OPM Program at Harvard University and is a founding member of YPO Scottsdale.