The Team


Kees Bruggen,

Partner & Managing Director

Originally from Amsterdam, Kees has lived in the Washington area since 1993. He has been involved in real estate since the mid-1990s, having acquired more than $1.6 billion in total asset value over the past 20 years, and prior to StoneBridge was a founding partner of a Washington, D.C.-based real estate investment group. Kees has a B.S. in Economics from Hoge School of Amsterdam and a M.S. in Real Estate from The Johns Hopkins University.


Will Bateman,

Partner & Director, Acquisitions and Asset Management

A native Washingtonian, Will has been involved in the real estate industry since 2009, with specialized experience in financing, acquisitions, management, and structuring of more than $1 billion in investment properties. Will holds a B.S. in Business Management and Finance from Clemson University and a master’s in Real Estate Development from Georgetown University.


Frank Wolt,

Partner & Director, Investor Relations and Fund Management

Based in StoneBridge's Amsterdam office, Frank has been active in U.S. real estate since 2003. Prior to joining StoneBridge in 2011, Frank worked in the U.S. as a real estate financier and later oversaw investment relations at a real estate development company in Washington, D.C. Frank received his master’s degree in Civil Law from Leiden University, specializing in Banking and Finance Law.


Danielle Keute,

Director of Operations

With more than 15 years of industry experience, Danielle is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of operations, capital projects, and due diligence. Previously, Danielle was the VP of Operations for PRP Real Estate Investment and the Operations Director of the Mid-Atlantic with Cushman & Wakefield. Danielle has a B.A. in Communications and Electronic Media from George Washington University.


Jay Smith,

Associate Director, Investments

Jay is actively involved in the sourcing and underwriting of new acquisitions, as well as asset management. Prior to StoneBridge, Jay worked at Ford Motor Credit, where he underwrote commercial loans and mortgages to Ford dealerships and affiliates. Jay holds a B.S. in Finance from Clemson University and a master’s in Real Estate Finance from Georgetown University.


Kelsey Broadhead,


As an Associate, Kelsey works with the Asset Management team and is primarily focused on financial analysis, forecasting, and reporting across the existing StoneBridge portfolio. Prior to joining StoneBridge, Kelsey spent five years in JLL's Public Institutions Group, focused on overseeing the US Air Force housing portfolio. Kelsey received both a BS in Finance and a MS in Real Estate from the University of Florida.


Tim Van Veggel,

Managing Partner — Timeless Investments

Based in Amsterdam, Tim has worked in corporate finance at Morgan Stanley Investment Banking and subsequently has a background in financial auditing having served on Deloitte's Core Audit team as a Senior Auditor. Tim holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a master’s degree in Finance and Investment from RSM University in Rotterdam. He also completed CPA postgraduate study at the Free University of Amsterdam


Rex Neijtzell de Wilde,

Managing Director — Timeless Investments

Based in Amsterdam, Rex is the CFO and Managing Director of Timeless Investments and statutory director with StoneBridge. Rex previously worked with Deloitte, where he gained over 10 years of experience as an external auditor. Rex received both his master’s in Economics and Law at Erasmus University Rotterdam, after which he has successfully completed his Postdoctoral Accountancy.