Richard Alport
|Chief Financial Officer

Richard joined The Lipton Group in 2000 as Chief Financial Officer, managing the financial strategy and operations of a vast portfolio of both residential and commercial real estate.  Richard holds a Bachelor's of Business Administration from The University of Michigan.  After earning his CPA and working in Public Accounting, he has spent the past 25 plus years in the real estate industry.  Prior to joining The Lipton Group, Richard worked as a financial analyst for a large west coast home builder before returning to St. Louis as the Controller for a commercial contractor where he focused much of his attention on subsidized housing development under several HUD and Low Income Housing Tax Credit Programs. 

In his position as Chief Financial Officer of The Lipton Group, Richard works closely with our property owners to determine the specific goals for each of their assets, focusing on long term growth to maximize value for each asset.  His attention to detail and ability to achieve client objectives have been instrumental in the success of owners, developers and partners of The Lipton Group.  Richard manages the banking and lending relationships, oversees the company's human resources and IT relationships, and works closely with attorneys, tax accountants and insurance specialists to ensure the financial integrity for which The Lipton Group is known.