Hawkins is the founder and managing principal of Warden Capital. Prior to forming Warden Capital in 2015, Hawkins led commercial real estate and distressed debt acquisitions for RSF Partners, a $600 million real estate private equity fund based in Dallas, Texas. While at RSF, Hawkins acquired over $225 million of assets & defaulted mortgages across the United States, generating attractive risk adjusted returns for RSF's investors. Prior to RSF, Hawkins worked at C-III Capital Partners, where he was instrumental in the sale of over 50 assets, totaling more than $750 million in defaulted mortgage debt. Hawkins is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, and is originally from Nashville, TN.
Headquartered in New York City, Warden Capital is focused on value added & opportunistic investments in the public and private markets.