Paul Rowsey is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Compatriot Capital, which directs the real estate investment strategy for Sammons Enterprises, Inc. Prior to joining Compatriot, he was a founder and the managing partner of E2M Partners, LLC, a sponsor and manager of private real estate equity funds, where he continues to serve as Chairman of the Investment Committee. Before that he was the President of Rosewood Property Company, a real estate operating and development company. He served as a member of the Board of Trust Managers of Crescent Real Estate Equities Company, and he currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ensco plc, (NYSE: ESV), and as a member of the Board of Directors of Powdr Corporation. He is the past Chairman of The Real Estate Council and a member of the Urban Land Institute and the World Presidents Organization. Mr. Rowsey is a magna cum laude graduate of Duke University, and a cum laude graduate of Southern Methodist University School of Law.