Bert Locke, RPA
Regional Property Manager

Bert Locke is a Regional Property Manager at CompassRock, with oversight of the company’s office and industrial fee-managed assets.   He brings more than 30 years of experience to this role, with a strong track record in property turnarounds and REO asset management.    

Prior to joining CompassRock, Mr. Locke was a Regional Property Manager for Onyx Property Management, with oversight of a portfolio of REO assets for CW Capital, CIII and LNR in Georgia and South Carolina, comprising office, retail, and flex/industrial properties.  

Prior to joining Onyx, Mr. Locke was a Senior Real Estate Manager for CBRE in Atlanta, managing a 1-million-square-foot portfolio comprising 14 office and industrial assets.   Prior to CBRE, he served as a Property Director for Manulife Financial, where he led a team responsible for the operation of more than 3.5 million square feet of office space in Atlanta and Orlando, FL.   Before joining Manulife Financial, Mr. Locke was a Vice President of Operations for Colonial Properties Trust (NYSE: CLP), where he led a team of 70 professionals who collectively managed nearly 6 million square feet in office space throughout the state of Florida.  

Mr. Locke has also held previous leadership experience at notable companies including PM Realty Group and The Galbreath Company.  He holds a BA in Economics from the University of Florida.  He is a certified Real Property Administrator (RPA) and holds a real estate license in Georgia and Florida.