Wayne Chang joined Keith B. Key Enterprises, LLC (KBKE) as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Chang is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant and has over 15 years experience in executive management within real estate. His experience has included the oversight of multi-billion dollar portfolios within Commercial, Hospitality, and Residential property.
Throughout his career Mr. Chang has extensive systems experience from the overhaul of Board reporting packages for a multi-billion-dollar organization to creating ground up systems and SOP protocol for construction/development management and reporting. Wayne has also created the initial accounting and finance back shop for an entity whose inception began with the acquisition of a $300mm commercial portfolio.
Mr. Chang’s strategic initiatives include the completion of over $500mm dollars worth of completed acquisition, disposition and financing activity across residential and commercial portfolios. These transactions have incorporated complex tax planning initiatives including utilizing Preformation Cap Ex, 1031 and Reverse 1031 exchanges, Tenancies in Common and Cost Segregation studies amongst others.
Wayne attended The Ohio State University where he earned his Accounting and Finance degrees as well as a Masters of Business Administration also from The Ohio State University. Bleeding scarlet and gray, Wayne also returned to OSU to serve as an adjunct professor in the real estate finance department for a number of years.