Founding Principal and President
Kenny Slaught is the founding principal of Investec Real Estate Companies. For over thirty years, Kenneth Slaught has been primarily responsible for establishing Investec's investment strategies and policies, determining its asset class allocations and overseeing its investment decisions.
Since its founding in 1983, Investec has established itself as an innovative and dependable source of lucrative investments for its capital sources. Under Mr. Slaught's guidance, Investec has generated profitable investments through several real estate cycles and in times of highly varying financial markets, leading to Investec's impeccable reputation in the real estate investment community. Today, as President of Investec, Kenny Slaught continues to monitor financial and real estate investment markets and adjust and implements company strategies and investment decisions designed to respond to the markets ever changing conditions.
As a 1979 graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Mr. Slaught holds a degree in business economics. He obtained his California real estate broker's license in 1979. Prior to forming Investec, he was a founding partner of the MKS Companies, a real estate development, property management and mortgage brokerage firm.
Mr. Slaught and his wife reside in Santa Barbara and have six grown children. A long-time resident of Santa Barbara, he is actively involved with a wide range of community organizations.