Mr. Bass is a founder and member of the firm’s investment committee, leading its efforts to identify and assess new business and investment opportunities.
In addition to his role at AEI, Mr. Bass is a Shareholder at Buchalter, an Am Law 150 Law Firm. He currently serves as the CEO and a member of the firm's Board of Directors. In addition to his leadership role, Mr. Bass is a licensed attorney in the State of California.
Mr. Bass has been a Senior Executive and Board member for a number of Financial Services Companies in the real estate and mortgage industries. Mr. Bass has been recognized multiple times in the “LA500” – Most Influential People in Los Angeles and as a Leader in the Law by the Los Angeles Business Journal. Mr. Bass serves as a member of the University of San Diego School of Law Board of Visitors and is a former member of the Board of Directors of the California Chamber of Commerce, the Residential Board of Governors of the Mortgage Bankers Association of America, the American Financial Services Association. Recently, Mr. Bass was appointed to the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce’s CEO Council and World Services Group’s North America Regional Council.
Mr. Bass received his B.A. and J.D. from the University of San Diego.