Brent joined Real Asset Portfolio Management in 2012 to primarily focus on energy, infrastructure, and minerals and mining, with a secondary focus on supporting Steve and Scott on real estate investments. Brent’s responsibilities at RAPM include portfolio and investment strategy, investment due diligence, selection, and monitoring and client service. Prior to joining RAPM, Brent worked at R.V. Kuhns & Associates, where he advised a variety of institutional investors on asset allocation, investment policy formulation, portfolio structure, and investment manager selection and monitoring. In aggregate, Brent advised on approximately $18 billion of institutional assets, including approximately $2.3 billion of assets invested in private real estate, real estate securities, commodities and other real return-oriented investments. Prior to joining RVK, Brent worked in the Development and Investment group of Trammell Crow Company, where he led the underwriting for new development and acquisition opportunities in the Western US. Prior to joining TCC, Brent was an Associate on FLAG Capital Management’s Real Assets investment funds, where he conducted due diligence on global real estate, energy, commodities, infrastructure, timber and agriculture managers. Brent began his career as a consultant for the Monitor Group, where he advised Fortune 500 clients, including some of the largest energy & resource providers, on strategic growth initiatives. Mr. Burnett graduated from Brigham Young University with a BS in Accounting and a BA in Economics and is a member of the RAPM investment committee.