Josh Jansen is a principal with Coast Equity Partners and serves as Vice President of Acquisitions for the company. Josh’s duties and responsibilities for CEP include: sourcing investment opportunities, underwriting, market selection, analysis and acquisition due diligence.
Prior to joining Coast Equity Partners, Josh was a national award winning broker and Director of Coast | Sperry Van Ness’ multifamily sales group, where he was the top producer for the firm and directly involved in transactions exceeding $150m. In 2010, Josh was honored with the “Partner’s Circle” award from Sperry Van Ness International (“SVNI”) for finishing the year as one of the Top 10 Producers in the nation for Sperry Van Ness affiliated firms. Josh garnered national recognition in 2009 for his leadership and sales skills as a “Market Dominator” and “Prospector of the Year” as well as earning the “Achiever’s Award” for finishing as a Top 20 Producer for SVNI.
Josh attended Occidental College in Los Angeles, where he earned a BA in Politics, as well as All-American honors as captain of the football team. Prior to joining Coast | Sperry Van Ness (“CSVN”) in 2006, Josh played football in the CFL and spent four years as a commercial lines producer for a local insurance brokerage firm.
In his spare time, Josh is a busy father of two, plays softball, and is a physical fitness enthusiast.