Real Estate Business Experts
Clayton Wolf is your partner in success with your real estate business.
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Rob Wolf is the Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of ClaytonWolf.
He is a successful inventor and entrepreneur. Rob has created, built and sold multiple companies in various industries, including software, marketing, digital media and real estate. Rob has also created, developed and marketed new products. He holds patents for many of his inventions, and is an experienced professional in consumer science and analytics, software and app development, consumer package goods (CPG), large retail, marketing and residential real estate. Rob has won many professional awards, including the Procter & Gamble Marketing Innovation of the Year.
Rob has worked with Kroger, Nielsen, Realogy, Procter & Gamble, DocuSign, Unilever, Facebook, Microsoft, Kraft Heinz, Walgreens, General Motors, Disney, WPP, Omnicom, Safeway, News Corp, Sony, the largest ad agencies in the world and many more prestigious companies.
Rob has spent most of his career researching, understanding and enhancing the customer experience. Rob’s patents are directedly related to improving the customer experience in multiple industries, most recently in residential real estate.
Certified Public Accountant.
UC Berkeley (Cal): Biology, Accounting.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT): Data Science in Real Estate program.
Founder & President
Brad Clayton is the Founder and CEO of ClaytonWolf – a rapidly growing real estate technology and consulting company headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
He has spent his entire career working with, understanding and helping real estate brokers and owners maximize and realize the optimal value of their brokerages.
Brad has a bachelors from Brigham Young University and an MBA in Corporate Finance from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. He has consulted with and personally visited over 4,000 real estate firms throughout the United States and Canada over his career. Brad has managed and closed over 90 M&A deals for his clients which include Sotheby’s International Real Estate, Coldwell Banker, Better Homes and Gardens, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, HomeSmart, Keller-Williams, Century 21, ERA, ReMax, Realty Executives, Royal LePage, Christies and many more.
Brad is an expert in finance, business strategy, mergers and acquisitions, valuations, strategic growth, franchise sales and negotiations, business development, sales forecasting and trend analysis.
Vice President & Chief Technical Officer
Nigel Kurtz is the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of ClaytonWolf
Born in the scenic town of Paarl, located outside Cape Town, South Africa, Nigel developed a passion for innovation and problem-solving from a young age. After completing his diploma in Electrical Engineering, he embarked on an exciting journey by moving to Auckland, New Zealand, where he pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Nigel kick-started his career as an Electronics Design Engineer, specializing in Heavy Construction & Telematics.
In pursuit of further knowledge and skills, Nigel made the decision to relocate to Phoenix in 2010. He seized the opportunity to enroll in Arizona State University, where he embarked on an MBA program focused on Finance and Leadership. During his time at the university, Nigel not only enhanced his understanding of business strategy and financial management but also cultivated essential leadership qualities.
Nigel’s journey took an exciting turn when he joined ClaytonWolf in 2020 as the Chief Technology Officer. In this role, he spearheads the technological vision and strategy for the company, leveraging his expertise to drive innovation and deliver cutting-edge solutions to clients. Nigel’s ability to bridge the gap between technology and business has proven invaluable in aligning ClaytonWolf’s technology initiatives with their overarching organizational goals.
ClaytonWolf is a leading, national M&A advisement firm that delivers a broad range of financial and consulting services to residential and commercial real estate brokerages, mortgage, title, escrow, and property management companies.
We incorporate fundamental financial principles and methods utilized in large industries and publicly traded companies to assess and address the financial needs of our clients expertly.
We differentiate ourselves by providing customized and proprietary financial services unlike any other M&A Advisory firm in our industry.
We provide our clients with leading business intelligence and actionable insights to provide meaningful and better information to implement strategic changes and make critical decisions.
We are a team of experts with direct experience in owning and operating large-scale and high-end boutique residential real estate brokerages, raising capital, and building and selling multiple companies. We excel at M&A, business intelligence, critical thinking, negotiation, company performance optimization, and increasing our clients’ market value.
4802 E. Ray Rd., Ste. 23-647 Phoenix, AZ 85044
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