Jacob Abbott

Investment Officer
San Bernardino County Employees' Retirement Assn

No biography specified

Peter Adler

Chairman
Metro Wastewater Retirement Board

Pete Adler is Chairman of the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District Retirement Board, which is a defined benefit plan with assets over $76 million, and was an instrumental participant in establishing a new Defined Contribution plan to replace the defined benefit plan on January 1, 2013. Previously, Pete was elected by members of the City of Arvada Retirement Plan (CARP) to the Board of Trustees in 1999 to fill an unexpired term, and re-elected to the Board in 2001, 2005, 2009 and 2013.  CARP is a mandatory 401(a) defined contribution plan with assets over $134M for 680 participants.  He was re-elected in February 2016 for a fifteenth consecutive year as Chair of the CARP Board, l ... (view full description)

Amit Aggarwal

INVESTMENT OFFICER
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association

No biography specified

Jeffrey Alpaugh

Managing Director, Global Real Estate & Hospitality Practice Leader
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.

Jeff is the Global Real Estate & Hospitality Practice Leader for Marsh. In this capacity Jeff is responsible for growth, retention, innovation, client service and market delivery for Marsh’s Real Estate and Hospitality clients globally. Marsh has dedicated Real Estate teams in each major office in the US, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Prior to this role, Jeff was the Client Executive Practice Leader for Marsh in the Northeast, where he was responsible for overseeing the delivery of services to its clients. He founded the Boston Real Estate practice in April of 1998. In June 2001, Jeff assumed the additional responsibility of Practice Leader for Industry Groups. Jeff has over  ... (view full description)

Robert Anderson

Vice President
Ten-X Commercial

Mr. Anderson began his career in 2006 focusing primarily on acquisitions, re-development and dispositions of commercial real estate. Since 2012, Mr. Anderson has been with Ten-X helping to manage and build their institutional client list on the West Coast. Ten-X Commercial is an online marketplace focused on the acquisition and disposition of real estate assets, utilizing an online platform both traditional and auction based.  To date Ten-X Commercial has transacted over $15B in commercial real estate sales across the United States.    Prior to 2012, Mr. Anderson was Regional Vice President for KBS Capital Markets Group, charged with raising funds throughout th ... (view full description)

Sean Armstrong

Principal
Westport Capital Partners LLC

Mr. Armstrong is a founding Principal with Westport Capital Partners LLC. At Westport, he is one of two portfolio managers for the Westport investment funds, which are a series of open- and closed-end funds principally focused on making opportunistic and distressed investments in real estate and financial assets backed by real estate. Westport invests in all property types, throughout the capital structure and at all parts of the life-cycle of a real estate asset. Investments include properties, distressed and sub-performing loans, syndicated bank loans and marketable securities. The firm maintains offices on both the East and West Coasts of the US. Westport also has investment profess ... (view full description)

Andrew Auerbach

Partner
Bryan Cave

Andrew Auerbach concentrates his practice on the structuring, negotiation, documentation and administration of a broad spectrum of syndicated and non-syndicated loan transactions.  His experience extends to secured and unsecured loans, acquisition credit facilities, senior and subordinated credit facilities, asset based loan facilities, multi-currency facilities, cross-border financings, and real estate financings (including securitized loans).  He also handles A/B note structures, intercreditor agreements, mezzanine loans and letter of credit facilities involving many different industries and asset classes, including lending to regulated industries and gaming related transactions for new ca ... (view full description)

Howard Barash

Principal
CohnReznick Advisory Group

Howard Barash is a principal with CohnReznick Advisory Group with more than 30 years of experience in the real estate capital, multifamily, and commercial real estate markets. He has worked with large institutional investors and owners of real estate both domestically and internationally, helping clients drive change and innovation throughout their organizations by analyzing the way they work and developing innovative strategies. This often includes aggregating financial and operating information and synthesizing it into quality consolidated reporting. Howard has worked with multibillion dollar private equity firms and has assisted in the formation of new real estate investment ventures. He ... (view full description)

David Barksdale

Partner
Ballard Spahr LLP

David A. Barksdale is Team Leader of Ballard Spahr's Private Equity Real Estate Team. He focuses his practice on transactional finance, including structured and syndicated finance, and project finance in the real estate and energy industries. In addition to representing both lenders and borrowers in a range of transactions, he has experience with acquisitions, development, leasing, workouts, and restructurings. Mr. Barksdale represents life insurance companies, financial institutions, and investment banks as lenders and equity investors in project finance, and as lenders in the origination of real estate finance for balance sheet or securitization. He also represents energy providers in obta ... (view full description)

Reza Basharzad

Senior Vice President
Paladin Realty Partners, LLC

Reza Basharzad is a Senior Vice President at Paladin Realty, where he focuses on client relations, fund administration, reporting and other matters. Prior to joining Paladin Realty in 2010, Mr. Basharzad was an Assistant Vice President with Triton Pacific Capital, a Los Angeles-based real estate investment bank specializing in raising institutional capital for emerging real estate managers. In this capacity, he was responsible for the development and underwriting of new business opportunities and helped secure approximately $2 billion in institutional capital across six investment vehicles including joint ventures and discretionary commingled funds. Mr. Basharzad began his career at SunAmeri ... (view full description)

Russ Bates

Head of the Americas, GIRE
Aviva Investors

Russ Bates serves as the Head of the Americas and is a member of the investment committee of the Aviva Investors Global Indirect Real Estate group, a real estate asset manager that invests with operating partners through joint venture, co-investment and fund structures.  The group manages over $7.7 billion in assets under management invested in over 150 holdings worldwide that are managed by 20 investment professionals located in New York, London and Singapore. Russ is responsible for the management of mandates and investments across the Americas, including the sourcing and underwriting of investment opportunities and evaluation of fund sponsors and investment strategies. He was a co-founder ... (view full description)

Bruce Batkin

President & Chief Executive Officer
Terra Capital Partners, LLC

Bruce Batkin co-founded and is Chief Executive Officer of Terra Capital Partners, a private real estate funds management firm focused on mezzanine, preferred equity and bridge investments.  Since its founding in 2002, Terra has originated and managed over 300 investments in 45 million square feet of U.S. property.  It is the sponsor of Terra Income Funds, fixed income alternative investments sold to individual investors through a network of 20,000 financial advisors. Mr. Batkin has over 35 years’ experience in real estate acquisition, finance, development, management and investment banking. Prior to founding Terra, he held senior management positions at Merrill Lynch, Donaldson, ... (view full description)

Peter Benudiz

Partner
Sidley

Peter Benudiz is an accomplished real estate attorney and one of the foremost hospitality practitioners in the US. Experience: Peter Benudiz is experienced in all legal disciplines critical to hospitality and real estate projects, and understands all forms of real estate, hospitality, and financings, including private equity deals, traditional construction and permanent loans, convertible and participating debt, mezzanine debt deals, securitizations and other hybrid real estate and corporate debt transactions. Mr. Benudiz also has a wide breadth of experience in negotiating and documenting highly complex workouts and restructurings involving hospitality assets and real estate secured debt, ... (view full description)

Aditya Bhoopathy

Principal & Executive Vice President
Noble Investment Group, LLC

Mr. Bhoopathy is a principal with primary responsibility for capital market relationships, asset dispositions, and transaction management. In addition, he leads contract documentation and closings related to new acquisitions, development and financing for all investments.   Mr. Bhoopathy has more than 17 years of hospitality industry experience and has participated in over $1.9 billion worth of real estate transactions for the Noble organization since joining the firm in 1999. He became a partner in 2006 and is a regular panelist at lodging, investment, and financing conferences.   Mr. Bhoopathy received a B.S. from the Cornell University School of Hospitality and is ... (view full description)

Gary Block

Managing Director
The Meridian Group

Mr. Block is a Partner and Managing Director at The Meridian Group, where he focuses on acquisitions and capital raising activities. Mr. Block has over 20 years of industry experience. At Meridian, Mr. Block led the firm's efforts in the formation of Meridian Realty Partners I, L.P., Meridian's first discretionary real estate private equity fund. In addition, Mr. Block has led and completed approximately $500 million of investments and refinancing / recapitalizations at Meridian. Prior to joining Meridian in 2007, Mr. Block was with The Carlyle Group, where he was a Global Partner, Managing Director, and head of the Real Estate Fund's Acquisitions Group. At Carlyle, Mr. Block led and ... (view full description)

Gregg Bloomberg

Partner
CohnReznick LLP

Gregg Bloomberg, CPA, is a partner with CohnReznick and the leader of the Firms Commercial Real Estate Industry Practice in our West Region. With more than 25 years of tax accounting experience, Gregg has extensive and specialized expertise in the areas of entity structuring, tax planning, compliance, and consulting for commercial real estate entities worldwide, including REITs, public and private equity funds with foreign and tax exempt partners, pension funds, privately held commercial property owners and operators, homebuilders, retailers, developers, and hotel and resort owners and operators.Prior to joining the Firm, Gregg served as director of tax for Westfield Corpor ... (view full description)

Julia Boyd Corso

President
Interstate Equities Corporation

Julia Boyd Corso is Co-President and Chief Operating Officer of Interstate Equities Corporation (IEC). IEC investments in value-add multifamily communities in California on behalf of high net worth and institutional investors. Ms. Boyd Corso is responsible for leading all operational aspects of the firm including corporate functions, asset management, capital projects and IEC Property Services Corporation, the company’s integrated property management company. As a member of the Executive Investment Committee, Ms. Boyd Corso is involved in property acquisition, financing, and capital formation efforts. Prior to joining IEC, she worked in management consulting at Accenture. She graduated summa ... (view full description)

Christopher Brodhead

SVP, Investor Relations
BROADSTONE

Christopher Brodhead joined Broadstone in August of 2013, and serves as Senior Vice President, Investor Relations. Chris oversees a team of Investor Relations professionals responsible for establishing relationships with new investors, wealth managers and Registered Investment Advisors, while servicing the firm’s growing Shareholder base. Chris also directs Broadstone’s marketing team, strategies and programs to promote Broadstone and its family of investment offerings, and plays an active role in product development, UPREIT transactions, and special projects. Christopher comes to Broadstone from DeltaPoint Capital Management, a Rochester, N.Y.-based private equity firm, where he ... (view full description)

David Bryant

Partner
Katten Muchin Rosenman

No biography specified

David Butler

Managing Partner
Argosy Real Estate Partners

David is a Managing Partner at Argosy Real Estate Partners, a real estate opportunity fund manager.   Mr. Butler, based in San Francisco, is responsible for the management and oversight of Argosy Real Estate including investment strategy, fundraising, asset management, and operations.  He is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. Argosy Real Estate specializes in opportunistic real estate investments. Through joint venture structures, Argosy Real Estate partners with entrepreneurial operating partners possessing significant local market knowledge and a demonstrated track record of success. Argosy Real Estate is part of the Argosy Capital fund family, which manages $875 mill ... (view full description)

Sherri Caplan

Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig LLP

No biography specified

Chad Carpenter

Chairman & CEO
Reven Housing REIT, Inc.

Chad M. Carpenter has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our Board of Directors since July 2, 2012, and as the Chairman of our Board of Directors since August 29, 2012. Mr. Carpenter also served as our Chief Financial Officer from July 2, 2012 to December 26, 2013 and as our Secretary from July 2, 2012 to July 5, 2012. He has also served as the Chief Executive Officer of our subsidiaries, Reven Housing Georgia, LLC and Reven Housing Texas, LLC, since October 2012 and October 2013, respectively, and as Chief Executive Officer of our subsidiaries, Reven Housing Florida, LLC and Reven Housing Tennessee, LLC, since July 2014. Mr. Carpenter is the Chief Exec ... (view full description)

John Carrick

Managing Principal
Integrated Realty Advisors

No biography specified

Peter Casey

Director
Interstate Equities

Mr. Casey is a Director with IEC. He is responsible for business development and equity capital formation for IEC’s investment vehicles. Prior to joining IEC, Mr. Casey worked in the Asset Management division of JP Morgan Chase & Co. In this role, he was responsible for developing relationships and raising alternative asset capital from individuals, family offices, endowments and foundations. These equity placement assignments included funds from JP Morgan, Blackstone, Apollo, Starwood Capital, and Colony Capital. He had previously worked in the Interest Rate Trading division of JP Morgan Chase & Co. Peter holds a Bachelor of Science from Vanderbilt University and an MBA with a real est ... (view full description)

Ernie Ceberio

Chief Counsel of Americas
PGIM Real Estate

Ernie Ceberio is Chief Counsel, Americas for PGIM Real Estate (formerly Prudential Real Estate Investors) where he is responsible for overseeing legal affairs in the United States and Latin America.  While at Prudential, Mr. Ceberio has held several leadership roles.  He previously served as Deputy Chief Legal Officer for PGIM Real Estate overseeing international legal affairs in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.  Most recently, Mr. Ceberio led the in-house legal teams responsible for supporting two business divisions at Prudential Retirement, which provide investment products and administration services to retirement plans. Before joining Prudential, Mr. Ceberio w ... (view full description)

Barry Chase

Managing Principal and CEO
Belay Investment Group

Mr. Chase is responsible for overseeing all investment activities for Belay Investment Group, LLC, and is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. He has more than 35 years of institutional real estate investment experience. Prior to co-founding AVP Advisors, LLC in 2004 (the predecessor firm to Belay), Mr. Chase held senior executive positions at Koll Development, Cushman Realty Corporation and CT Realty, where he directed more than $2.5 billion in commercial real estate transactions through multiple market cycles. During his career Mr. Chase has been involved in all aspects of the real estate value chain, including deal origination, acquisitions/dispositions, asset management, leasing, ... (view full description)

Mukang Cho

CEO & Principal
Morning Calm Management

Mukang Cho founded Morning Calm Management and is the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and Principal. He has been involved in all aspects of the firm’s development since inception and is responsible for strategic planning, operations and all investment and capital markets activities. Prior to joining Morning Calm Management, Mr. Cho was Chief Executive Officer and Principal of a privately held real estate investment and management company, a Managing Principal in charge of real estate strategy at Crown Capital Management and its affiliates, and a partner in the real estate practice group of Kirkland & Ellis. He began his career as a corporate attorney at Cravath, Swaine & Moore and the ... (view full description)

Peter Ciganik

Managing Director
GTIS Partners

No biography specified

Rene Circ

Director of Research
CoStar Portfolio Strategy

No biography specified

Michael Congdon

Principal
Squar Milner LLP

Michael Congdon is a CPA and a Principal at Squar Milner LLP, in Southern California. He is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Advisory & Tax Services group, and has over 30 years’ tax and accounting experience in both public accounting and private industry. Michael’s main focus is U.S. federal and state income tax planning and compliance for real estate investments held through partnerships and real estate investment trusts, including foreign investment in U.S. real estate. Michael has over 20 years’ experience in public accounting and he has worked nearly a decade in private industry, first at HCP, an S&P 500 Healthcare REIT, and then as Vice President of Tax for Irvine Compa ... (view full description)

Frederick Cooper

SVP, Finance
Toll Brothers, Inc

Toll Brothers, Inc. (Tollbrothers.com) (NYSE: TOL) is the leading builder of luxury homes in the U.S. and one the nation’s largest land developers.  The Company began business in 1967 and went public on the NYSE in 1986.  Toll Brothers serves move-up, empty-nester, active-adult and second-home buyers as well as renters in suburban and urban markets. The company operates in 19 states across the U.S. and in the District of Columbia.    In 2016, Toll Brothers ranked #6 among all 1,500 companies in Fortune magazine's survey of the World's Most Admired Companies in the Quality of Products/Services Offered category behind only Apple, Walt Disney, Am ... (view full description)

Jesse Criz

Partner
DLA Piper

Jesse A. Criz is a partner in the Real Estate Capital Markets group of DLA Piper. He represents institutions, investors, developers and entrepreneurial companies in all aspects of the real estate capital markets area, consisting of a wide variety of complex domestic and international real estate, corporate, and partnership transactions, including public and private securities offerings, formation of private real estate funds and all forms of public and private REIT transactions. Mr. Criz also concentrates his practice in the areas of federal and international taxation and the laws affecting business entities. Mr. Criz has extensive experience in the real estate area, including representation ... (view full description)

Robert Cudd

Senior Partner
Polsinelli

Robert Cudd is a senior partner practicing in the New York office of Polsinelli PC.  Mr. Cudd has over 30 years’ experience in a broad range of domestic and international tax matters, involving domestic and foreign partnerships, corporations, insurance companies, limited liability companies, joint ventures, master limited partnerships, private equity funds, real estate investment trusts and sovereign investment funds.  Mr. Cudd has had extensive experience structuring domestic and cross-border infrastructure, timber and energy funds involving public and private REITs, utilities, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and foundations.  He has been involved in all of the tax aspects ... (view full description)

Sean Dalfen

President & Chief Investment Offiicer
Dalfen America Corp.

Sean Dalfen is the President & Chief Investment Officer of Dalfen America Corp (DAC) and its Canadian arm Dalfen's Ltd. He also sits on the Executive Advisory Committee, which oversees all of the Dalfen Group's investment programs. Under Mr. Dalfen's leadership, the companies’ investment platforms have been strategically restructured and expanded significantly. Having transacted on over 29 million square feet of real estate in 11 US states and 2 Canadian provinces, Mr. Dalfen has transitioned the company into one of the largest buyers of industrial real estate. Mr. Dalfen heads the firm's investment strategies which have included: Property investment funds in multiple asset classes, conv ... (view full description)

Warren de Haan

Managing Partner
ACORE Capital

Warren de Haan is a founder and one of the four managing partners of ACORE Capital.   Mr. de Haan has more than 20 years’ experience in the CRE finance industry and capital markets. Prior to ACORE Capital, he was the Chief Originations Officer of Starwood Property Trust (ticker STWD) a public mortgage REIT, and was part of the management team that invested over $10 billion in CRE debt between October 2010 and October 2014. Prior to STWD Mr. de Haan was co-head of loan originations on the management team that founded Countrywide Financial Corporation’s CRE finance business that launched in 2004 and grew into one of the largest CRE lending platforms in the United States ... (view full description)

Jon Dishell

Managing Director, Fund Management & Investor Relations
American Real Estate Partners

Jon Dishell is the Managing Director of Fund Management and Investor Relations for American Real Estate Partners ("AREP") where he was recruited in February 2012 to launch the firm’s institutional fund management initiative, as well as manage its joint venture relationships.   With over 33 years of experience in commercial real estate, Jon has an extensive background across the spectrum of real estate capital markets activities. His tenure in the institutional arena commenced in 1993 with Los Angeles-based Douglas Emmett, Inc. (DEI: NYSE) where the majority of his career was spent. While with DEI, the company sponsored eleven institutional real estate funds totaling $1.9B, and fo ... (view full description)

Michael Dombai

Managing Director
Cortland Fund Services

Michael Dombai - Director, Real Estate Services Michael Dombai is a director in Cortland’s Private Equity and Real Estate Services Group. Michael manages the relationships for Cortland’s clients that invest in all real estate assets classes including, debt, equity, securities and structured products. Prior to joining Cortland, Michael directed all business development activities for commercial real estate services within LaSalle Bank's Global Securities and Trust Services group. Michael graduated from DePaul University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.

Jeffrey Dritley

Founder, Managing Partner
Kearny Real Estate

No biography specified

Adam Ducker

Managing Director
RCLCO

Adam joined RCLCO in the mid-1990s as an associate directly after graduate school and learned the trade with the firm. He is a recognized expert in economic development, market and financial analysis; positioning, repositioning, and marketing of real estate assets; consumer research; and corporate strategy development. He has particular depth of expertise in high-density housing, retail/entertainment and hotel development. Area of specialization include  Investment Strategy Development, Sub-Market Selection, Investment Underwriting, Portfolio Analysis, Partner Selection, and Corporate Strategy Planning. Adam directs the Urban Real Estate Advisory Group at RCLCO, which is distingu ... (view full description)

Keith Dunkin

Senior Vice President
RealPage, Inc.



Keith is responsible for the strategic vision, management and ongoing education for the revenue optimization and business intelligence platform at RealPage. He served an integral role in the growth and successful adoption of the company’s revenue management product YieldStar to the multifamily industry. His nearly 20 years of experience includes pricing and asset performance evaluation, following a career at JPI as manager of revenue management.

Brian Eisendrath

Vice Chairman
CBRE

Brian Eisendrath sources aggressive capital for institutional and high net worth clients. His ranking as one of the top originators in the country has garnered him extensive industry recognition. Brian is able to quickly and effectively meet the needs of his clients by tailoring a financing solution that is unique to their property-specific business plan. By leveraging extensive life insurance company, bank, CMBS, and bridge lending relationships, as well as CBRE’s direct lending relationships with Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, Brian and his team are able to customize capital to maximize return on investment.​ 2016 – Originated over $2.3 billion in capital 2016 – Top 10 ranki ... (view full description)

Mike Elliot

Principal
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Profile                                      Mike Elliot is a tax principal in the Tampa office of Clifton Larson Allen.  With more than 20 years of combined public and private accounting tax experience, Mike manages a team of tax professionals responsible for tax compliance and consulting services.  He currently concentrates his practice working with companies in our Construction and Real Estate groups.    Prior to joining CliftonLarsonAllen, Mike gained his tax experience at four public accounting firms and the leading privately owned real estate/developer in the world.Experience Serving Clients Exper ... (view full description)

Doug Engelman

Partner
TA Realty

Mr. Engelman joined TA Realty in 2003. Mr. Engelman’s primary focus is Acquisitions. Prior to joining the Firm, he was a Principal with PM Realty Advisors, where he held investment and portfolio management positions. Previously, Mr. Engelman was a Senior Vice President in the Los Angeles office of Heitman Financial, where he was responsible for arranging and managing third-party debt for institutional clients. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison with a B.B.A. in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics and an M.S. in Real Estate Appraisal and Investment Analysis.
 

Jonathan Epstein

Managing Director
GreenOak Real Estate

Jonathan Epstein is a Managing Director of GreenOak Real Estate Advisors LP and a member of the firm’s management committee. Mr. Epstein leads the firm’s investment efforts in the Western U.S. and is responsible for the firm’s investment strategy, sourcing, structuring and asset management for the Western region. Mr. Epstein has 24 years of experience in a broad range of real estate activities, including principal investing , finance and investment banking. During his career Mr. Epstein has been responsible for the acquisition, development, financing and management of over $50 billion of commercial real estate assets and companies, representing all asset classes, in the United S ... (view full description)

Dani Evanson

Managing Director
RMA, Inc.

Dani Evanson is a Principal and Managing Director of RMA. Together with executive management, Dani leads the firm’s strategic direction. Dani is responsible for capital raising, fund management and accounting, and investor relations. She co-manages RMA’s joint venture partner relationships and serves on RMA’s investment committee. Dani has over 19 years of experience in real estate with a background in acquisitions, dispositions and portfolio management. Prior to joining RMA, Dani was a Real Estate Director at a Los Angeles based family office. In that role, she had primary responsibility for investing and managing a $500 million real estate portfolio consisting of investments in ... (view full description)

Robert Finlay

CEO
Investor Management Services

No biography specified

Ambrose Fisher

Managing Director
Oaktree Capital Management, LP

Since joining Oaktree in 1995, Mr. Fisher has become a senior member of the real estate team. He has been involved in the investment and management of its real estate funds. His responsibilities include acquisitions, dispositions, financings/re-financings, asset management, development and redevelopment of all property types, including office, hotels, retail, residential, land and other miscellaneous property types. Prior to joining Oaktree in 1995, Mr. Fisher was an Assistant Vice President in the Special Credits Real Estate Group at TCW. Before that, he managed a portfolio of non-performing and performing loans and real estate for the J.E. Robert Companies. Prior to that, Mr. Fisher w ... (view full description)

Jim Flaherty

President & Chief Executive Officer
Backshop

We are a premier comercial real estate software and data company that has been in business since 2000.

Our enterprise software, Backhop, is origination and life of the deal asset management software used by some of the biggest lenders and investors including private equity, banks, insurance companies, and conduits.

Our retail software, CMBS.com, is used by owners, brokers, and other CRE professionals to conduct online transactions. Our differences include on line valuation tools that allow value discovery and price of the service.

Karen Fleck

Chief Operating Officer
RealtyMogul.com

Karen Fleck serves as the Chief Operating Officer of RealtyMogul.com and is in charge of Accounting & Finance, HR, Recruiting, Corporate Operations, Marketplace Operations, Legal & Compliance. Previously, she held the SVP, Accounting and Controller position at RealtyMogul.com. Previous to starting at RealtyMogul.com, Ms. Fleck served as the Chief Financial Officer of American Assets Investment Management, LLC and American Assets Capital Advisers, LLC, which are both Registered Investment Advisors, and American Assets, Inc., an investment holding company. At these companies, she was responsible for financial management and accounting.  Prior to joining American Assets ... (view full description)

Gregory Floyd

President of Teamster Local 237; Trustee
Board of New York City Employee Retirement System

As the largest local in the 1.4 million-member International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local 237—with nearly 24,000 members—represents a diverse group of public employees in New York City and on Long Island, with job titles that span the spectrum of public service from School Safety Agents, to NYCHA Caretakers, to Public Hospital Police, to Civil Service Attorneys, to name just a few. President Gregory Floyd has been a committed and dedicated union member since joining Teamsters Local 237 more than 33 years ago.  His strong leadership abilities enabled him to advance from a hospital police officer position to the rank of captain with the NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC), making him ... (view full description)

Lynn Fontaine

Office Manager
Isles Ranch Partners

As founder of Isles Ranch Partners, Tom co-manages the firm and leads its alternative investment activities in the Pacific and Southwest regions of the United States. Since inception in August 2012, Isles Ranch Partners have successfully closed on 23 residential acquisition, development and construction (A, D & C) opportunities throughout the United States encompassing over 6,500 lots in various stages of development and with over $250 million of committed equity capital.Prior to founding Isles Ranch, Tom was a Senior Director at Mountain Real Estate Capital, where he was responsible for deal origination throughout the western United States. Prior to that, he was primarily re ... (view full description)

Chris Fraley

President
Evolve

No biography specified

Steve Fried

Principal
Mesa West Capital, LLC

Steve Fried is a Principal and co-head of west coast originations at Mesa West Capital, overseeing loan origination in Southern California, the Southwestern US, and Texas. Since joining the firm Steve has financed over $1.5 billion in commercial real estate transactions across all major property types. Prior to joining Mesa West Capital, Steve was an auditor for Deloitte & Touches financial services group in New York. While at Deloitte & Touche, Steve earned his CPA and managed and implemented financial audits for private equity funds including Morgan Stanleys real estate funds, The Blackstone Groups mezzanine funds and JC Flowers & Co and Rockefeller & Co fund ... (view full description)

Louis Friedel

Director
Angelo, Gordon & Co.

No biography specified

Paul Fuhrman

Executive Director & Head of U.S. Acquisition
Colony Capital, LLC


Mr. Fuhrman, Executive Director and Head of US Acquisitions of Colony Capital, is responsible for the identification, evaluation, and consummation of new investments.

Prior to joining the Colony Capital business in 2008, Mr. Fuhrman was a partner at Latham & Watkins LLP where he was co-chair of the firm's global real estate practice group. He received his J.D. from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 1995 and his B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1991. Mr. Fuhrman has also been a periodic guest lecturer at the USC and UCLA law schools on the subject of real estate finance and investing.

Drew Fung

Managing Director
Clarion Partners

Drew D. Fung is an equity partner and a Managing Director as well as the Head of the Debt Investment Group at Clarion Partners. He oversees the firms investment activities in various types of commercial real estate debt instruments, including mezzanine loans, B-notes and select preferred equity interests. Drew is also Chair of the Debt Investment Committee. Drew joined Clarion Partners from RREEF and he has 25 years of real estate experience. This experience includes 17 years in the debt sector, with more than $2 billion in debt transactions in all commercial property types. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute, Chairman of ULIs National Urban Development/Mixed Use (Blue Flight) Counci ... (view full description)

Patrick Galvin

Chief Admin. Officer & General Counsel
Starwood CPG Operations LLC

J. Patrick Galvin, Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel Starwood CPG Operations, L.L.C. – Newport Beach, CA Mr. Galvin is responsible for management of all administrative and legal matters for Starwood CPG Operations, L.L.C. (an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group), including investment funds, real estate transactions, joint ventures, litigation matters and oversight of outside counsel. Mr. Galvin works extensively with Starwood CPG's regional offices across the United States. In the past several years, he has been actively involved in identifying and leading the underwriting of new multifamily and other acquisition/development opportunities. During his career, Mr. Galvin has s ... (view full description)

Chris Ganan

Chief Strategy Officer
MedMen

Chris Ganan is chief strategy officer of MedMen, a leading cannabis firm based in Los Angeles with operations and exposure across North America. Mr. Ganan brings vast institutional knowledge and experience in business operations, private equity, investment banking, real estate and FinTech. Mr. Ganan was instrumental in the launch of MedMen’s capital arm and guides the Firm’s investment strategy. MedMen consists of two main components; a management company and a capital arm. MedMen Management offers turnkey services to cannabis license holders. MedMen Capital makes strategic investments in key markets across the U.S. and Canada. ... (view full description)

Jason Gilbert

Partner
Armanino LLP

Jason is the lead of the Armanino real estate lending practice, specifically private equity funds and peer-to-peer portals. In addition to annual assurance services, He actively helps clients with offering document structuring, day-to-day accounting and back-office operations consulting, as well as financial close assistance. Jason also serves as Armaninos resident fund management software expert. He is a Certified Public Accountant, as well as an active member of the California Mortgage Association and the American Association of Private Lenders. Jason earned his MBA from California State University, Hayward.

Brian Good

CEO
iBorrow

As the CEO of iBorrow, former real estate lawyer, real estate owner and adept businessman, Brian has a vast array of knowledge in the commercial real estate sector, specifically structuring complex deals. Borrowers and investors alike turn to Brian because of his ability to underwrite deals quickly while adhering to a high standard of ethics and due diligence. Not only is Brian well-positioned in understanding every aspect of the deal process – including what is vital and what isn’t – but he goes beyond the numbers by taking a comprehensive and strategic approach to each deal.   Brian first founded Eagle Group, LLC in 2001, as a fully-integrated real estate company that handles a ... (view full description)

Mark Gordon

Managing Partner
Manhattan Hospitality Associates

Mark J. Gordon - Mark has over 28 years of experience in the real estate industry and is widely regarded as an expert in the hotel industry. During his career, he has been involved in many aspects of the hospitality business including development, acquisitions, renovation, operator selection, design, asset management, financing, sales, advisory and business management.  Mark is in the final stages of creating a core plus hotel investment fund to focus on the acquisition of hotels located in markets with attractive fundamentals throughout the United States.  Mark and his team will leverage their collective hotel industry experience to achieve above market returns ... (view full description)

Stuart Graiwer

Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

No biography specified

Aaron Greeno

Executive Director, Real Assets
Morgan Stanley

No biography specified

Tony Hallada

Managing Principal
CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC

Tony has a broad range of experience in his over 25 years in the capital markets and financial services industry. His experience includes investment banking, institutional fixed income sales, investment product development, advising high net worth clients and senior leadership positions. Prior to joining CLA Tony served as a Vice President at John G. Kinnard and Company and Nuveen investments. Tony joined CLA in 2001 helping lead, build, and develop the wealth management service for the firm. Today Tony focuses his time developing boutique private investment solutions and serving the most sophisticated and affluent clients of the firm. One differentiator that our clients like in ... (view full description)

Todd Hankin

Partner
EisnerAmper, LLP

Todd Hankin is the partner in charge of audit services in the San Francisco office of EisnerAmper LLP and is a leader in the Firm's west coast real estate practice. Todd provides audit, accounting and consulting services to clients involved in real estate acquisition, development and investment. Todd's other areas of expertise include alternative investment funds, investment advisors and finance and lease companies. Todd recently led a successful joint venture proposal effort to provide real estate consulting services to the nation's largest public employees' retirement system. Todd began his career with the financial services group of KPMG where his focus was auditing real esta ... (view full description)

Rodgers Harshbarger

Director, Private Investments
UNC Management Company



Mr. Harshbarger joined UNC Management Company in 2008 and is currently a Director of Private Investments for the $5.3 billion UNC Investment Fund. Prior to UNCMC, Mr. Harshbarger was a Consultant in the Private Equity Group at Bain & Company and began his career in Investment Banking at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.

Mr. Harshbarger received a B.A. from the University of Virginia where he was an Echols Scholar and a M.B.A. from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he was a Richard H. Jenrette Fellow.

 

Terence Hatton

Managing Director, Fund Finance
MUFG Union Bank

Terence Hatton is Managing Director and Group Head of Fund Finance for MUFG. Mr. Hatton manages the group’s clients across the U.S. He is focused on providing subscription and bridge capital call facilities to all types of private equity funds. With more than 25 years of combined banking and private equity experience, Mr. Hatton joined MUFG in 2011. Prior to his current position, Mr. Hatton was employed at Starwood Capital Group were he was responsible for arranging debt financing on various commercial properties.  He also served as managing director of Bank of America for 16 years. Mr. Hatton received his bachelor’s degree in economics from University of Western Onta ... (view full description)

Jeffrey Havsy

Chief Economist
CBRE Americas

As CBRE’s Americas Chief Economist, Jeffrey provides the broader commercial real estate community with thought leadership on real estate trends, the macro-economy and economic events. He works with investors, occupiers and other users of commercial real estate to better understand real estate and capital markets in order to make better investment and leasing choices. He is also responsible for guiding the CBRE Econometric Advisors (CBRE EA) team. CBRE EA provides best-of-class research, data, analytical tools and forecasting services to its clients. With its staff of highly-qualified economists, CBRE EA assists clients in achieving maximum returns while managing risk in commercial rea ... (view full description)

Joan Hayden

Vice President & Corporate Counsel-PREI Law Dept.
PGIM Real Estate

Joan Hayden is a Vice President and Corporate Counsel of Prudential Financial, Inc., supporting Prudential Real Estate Investors, an investment management firm that advises institutional investors on domestic and international commercial real estate investing. PREI®'s law department supports all aspects of PREI's investment and advisory activities, which include equity and debt, private investments in real estate, real estate operating companies, REITs and other real estate-related vehicles on behalf of single client and commingled funds. Ms. Hayden's responsibilities include legal analysis in structuring, marketing and launching new products in the United States, structuring and oversight ... (view full description)

Jim Hibbert

Managing Director
Noble Street Advisors

Jim began his career with Deloitte and has over 20 years of CFO|Controller experience with real estate investors and developers.  This includes VP of Finance for the Southern California Division of Ryland Homes, VP of Finance for Lowe Enterprises Residential Advisors, and CFO|VP of Finance for Vintage Communities|CCL Holdings.  Jim graduated cum laude from University of the Pacific with a B.S. degree in Business Administration, Accounting concentration.

In 2008 the Federal Reserve Board invited Jim to Washington D.C. to share his perspective on the financial crisis.  Shortly thereafter the Department of the Treasury invited Jim to speak. 
 

Jonathan Hipp

President & CEO
Calkain Companies

No biography specified

Adam Hooper

CEO & Founder
RealCrowd

In the commercial real estate industry since 2003, Adam has founded three national platforms for brokerage, consulting and joint venture equity investments. RealCrowd, his latest endeavor, launched in 2013 has provided investors with access to over $2.5B of institutional quality investments including office, retail, industrial and multifamily properties and funds from coast to coast.   RealCrowd has built a true online marketplace that has transformed how the private capital markets operate. By leveraging the new regulatory environment created to ease access to private investors and combining a cutting edge technology team, RealCrowd has created a first principles based approach ... (view full description)

Allie Hope

Head of Development
Virgin Hotels

No biography specified

Kim Hourihan

Senior Managing Director
CBRE Global Investors

Kimberly Hourihan, who joined CBRE Global Investors in 2007 as a Managing Director, has over 20 years of real estate investmentexperience. She was previously the Portfolio Manager for two international sovereign wealth fund clients with total assets under management with the Firm of more than $4 billion representing 11.7 million square feet. In this position, Ms. Hourihan is responsible for client relations, portfolio management, asset management, acquisitions and dispositions. Ms Hourihan is currently the Portfolio Manager for the Firms new open-end core fund, CBRE U.S. Core Partners LP. Ms. Hourihan is a member of the Funds Investment Committee and is also a member of the Americas ... (view full description)

Robert Ivanhoe

Chairman, Global Real Estate Practice
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Robert Ivanhoe is Chair of the Global Real Estate Practice, Chairman of the New York office, and co-Chair of the firm’s REIT Practice. Robert concentrates his practice in sophisticated real estate structures, financings, workouts, restructurings, and acquisitions and dispositions of all asset classes of real estate. Robert is a distinguished author and actively involved in real estate industry current affairs. Under his leadership, Greenberg Traurig received the 2010 Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Real Estate. Mr. Ivanhoe is uniformly recognized as one of the leading real estate attorneys in New York City and throughout the U.S. He has represented numerous nationally-recognized ... (view full description)

Mark Jacobs

Managing Director
Oaktree Capital MGMT LLC

Mr. Jacobs is a managing director and investment professional in the Real Estate group. Since joining Oaktree in 2001, he has been responsible for sourcing, evaluating, executing and managing opportunistic equity and debt investment opportunities across all property types. His primary focus is on west coast commercial assets along with overseeing investment activities in commercial nonperforming loans. Prior to joining Oaktree, Mr. Jacobs spent seven years with American Trading Real Estate Properties, Inc. / Lord Baltimore Properties. During this time he was primarily focused on acquisitions, leasing an ... (view full description)

Steve Jasa

CFO-Investment Management Group
The Wolff Company

Steve Jasa is the Chief Financial Officer - Investment Management Group of The Wolff Company. In this capacity, he oversees all financial policies and procedures associated with the company’s six real estate private equity funds, which encompass more than $2.2 Billion of discretionary equity capital across more than 20,000 multifamily units (acquisition, development and credit investments). With more than 22 years of real estate finance and investment management experience, Steve is responsible for all fund-related accounting, operations, compliance, analytics, treasury management, and investor reporting functions across The Wolff Company funds. Prior to joining The Wolff Company ... (view full description)

Michelle Jewett

Partner
Morrison & Foerster LLP

Michelle Jewett is a partner in Morrison & Foerster's San Francisco office, practicing in the area of federal income taxation. Ms. Jewett has substantial experience in a broad range of tax matters, including corporate, mergers and acquisitions, partnership, financial institution, real estate investment trust, and insurance tax issues in both domestic and international contexts.Ms. Jewett's practice is focused on providing tax advice for structuring cross-border taxable and tax-free M&A transactions, acquisitions and dispositions, domestic and foreign private equity investments, real estate investments by taxable and tax-exempt entities, mortgage-backed securities and othe ... (view full description)

Andrew Jobst

Partner
HG Capital

No biography specified

Ronald Kaplan

Partner, Commercial Real Estate-Northeast Leader
CohnReznick LLP

Ronald A. Kaplan, CPA, is a partner with CohnReznick and is the Northeast Leader of the Firms Commercial Real Estate Industry Practice. Ron has more than 20 years of experience providing assurance, due diligence, business advisory, and tax services to clients involved in commercial, residential, retail, and hospitality real estate properties, primarily in New York, with experience throughout the United States and internationally. Ron regularly provides assistance and advisory services to clients as they negotiate agreements with lenders, equity partners, and fund managers. In addition, he advises clients on accounting and tax matters throughout the agreement process, from initial drafting th ... (view full description)

Ryan Kaplan

VP, Real Estate Investment Group
Goldman Sachs & Co.

Ryan Kaplan is a Vice President in Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (AIMS) Group, based in Los Angeles. He is a member of the Real Estate Investment Team, focusing on investing in commercial real estate assets. Prior to joining the Firm, he was a Director at HCP, Inc., a healthcare REIT, focusing on acquiring senior housing and medical office assets.  Prior to this, he worked as an Associate at UBS in the Global Healthcare Investment Banking Group. He received a BA in Economics from Bucknell University.
 

Alvin Katz

Partner
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Alvin Katz is a partner in the Chicago office of Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP. During more than 30 years of practice, Mr. Katz has been involved in virtually every aspect of the real estate industry. He has a widely diversified practice, representing real estate investors and developers in joint ventures and partnerships, acquisitions and dispositions of real property, debt and equity financings, and management and leasing transactions. His clients include opportunity funds, investment advisors, real estate investment trusts and public and private pension funds. Mr. Katz is consistently ranked in the top tier of Chicago real estate lawyers by Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Busine ... (view full description)

Christopher Kelly

Managing Director, Head of Commercial Real Estate Lending
Amherst Capital

No biography specified

David Kessler

Partner, National Director-Commercial Real Estate
CohnReznick LLP

David A Kessler is a partner with CohnReznick and serves as the National Director of our Firm’s Commercial Real Estate Industry Practice.  David has 30 years of experience providing audit, tax, and management advisory services to the real estate and financial services industries, representing clients nationally.   He represents both public and private clients, including developers, private equity funds, institutional investors such as life companies and pension funds, lenders, asset management companies, property management companies, REITs, loan funds, and hedge funds. His clients operate and develop hotels, office, multifamily, industrial, retail, nursing and assisted living, l ... (view full description)

Robert Kline

Managing Director
JLL

JLL Hires Finance Veteran in PhoenixRobert Kline joins as Managing Director  PHOENIX, Dec. 1, 2016 – In an effort to strengthen its already broad suite of finance capabilities, JLL today announced Robert Kline has joined the firm’s Capital Markets, Finance unit as a Managing Director in the Phoenix office. Kline will focus his efforts on a broad range of services including debt and equity, CMBS loans and foreign capital, partnering with Senior Managing Director Dennis Desmond and Executive Managing Directors Tom Fish, Tom Melody, and Mike Melody.   “We continue to build the Finance group within our Capital Markets platform,” sa ... (view full description)

Pete Kutzer

Managing Partner
Edgewood Realty Partners, LLC

Pete Kutzer is a co-founder and principal of Edgewood Realty Partners, LLC. Edgewood is a private real estate investment firm which, along with its partners, acquires, invests in, develops, manages and disposes of high-quality commercial investment properties in the western United States. Edgewood and its partners frequently seek to add value to their investments by employing creative property improvement, repositioning, and/or capital markets strategies. Mr. Kutzer also serves as president of The Kutzer Company, a real estate investment management company, which actively manages approximately 1 million square feet of commercial property. Mr. Kutzer re­ceived a B.A. in economics from the ... (view full description)

Tamara Larsen

Head of Private Markets Strategies & Social Impact
Russell Investments

Bachelor of Arts, Smith College, 1999 Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2003 Tamara Larsen leads real estate private equity funds research for the Americas and global private infrastructure for the Investment Division of Russell Investments. She is Chair of the Private Infrastructure Investment Strategy Board, and a voting member of the Real Estate Investment Strategy Board. She joined Russell in 2008. Previously, Tamara was a senior vice president with Centerline Capital Group. While there, Tamara was the fund manager for a $200 million discretionary private equity real estate fund, and also worked in an acquisitions role for that fund. The fund focused on value-ad ... (view full description)

Mark Levinson

Co-chair Financial Services Industry Practice Group
Fox Rothschild LLP

Mark Levinson serves as Co-chair of Fox Rothschild’s Financial Services Industry Practice Group and Co-chair of the Israel Practice Group.  For over 32 years, Mark has supported clients in their achieving their goals with practical and substantive guidance. Mark's practice centers on corporate, real estate, finance and securities offerings for clients raising capital and participating in strategic alliances and joint ventures. Mark routinely assists clients who form private equity and real estate funds, engage in M&A, securities offerings, debt and equity investments and financings, municipal finance and new market tax credits. Mark’s was named to the Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Who’ ... (view full description)

Jason Liu

Managing Principal
AmCap, Inc.

Jason joined AmCap in 2009 and heads development and strategy for AmCap. Prior to AmCap, Jason was a Global leadership Fellow with the World Economic Forum in Geneva and Davos, Switzerland, where he led the formation of China's firs mass international public private partnership. Jason began his career with Procter & Gamble, where he became one of the youngest Sales & Marketing team leaders in firm history. He was Head of Marketing at Aurarian Capital, a hedge fund focusing on Intellectual Property and Clean Energy. Jason received his MBA from MIT, and a BS from Cornall University - Joseph Granett Memoral Scholar. He was a visiting student at St. Catherine's College, Oxford University ... (view full description)

John Livingston

Chief Executive
AECOM Capital

John T. Livingston is Chief Executive, AECOM Capital, for AECOM (NYSE: ACM), a $18-billion, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm with the ability to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets globally.   The firm’s global staff — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serves clients in over 150 countries around the world.   In this role, Mr. Livingston leads AECOM Capital, focusing on public-private partnerships, direct investment in real estate projects and using the company's balance sheet to provide credit support to developers. He is also responsib ... (view full description)

Leslie Lundin

Managing Partner
LBG Real Estate Companies, LLC

Leslie Lundin is Managing Partner and co-founder of LBG Real Estate Companies, LLC, a privately-held real estate company that specializes in the acquisition, investment and development of commercial real estate properties in the western United States.  The company’s main focus is on the direct acquisition of value added and opportunistic investments, with a strong preference for retail properties. Leslie has actively participated in over 1 Billion dollars in these types of transaction since 1990.  LBG is a vertically integrated owner/operator with an in-house leasing team exclusively dedicated to leasing LBG’s retail acquisitions as well as in-house personnel with deep construction managemen ... (view full description)

David Lynn

CEO
Everest Medical Core Properties

David Lynn, Ph.D., is the Founder and Chief Executive Office of Everest Medical Core Properties, building on his extensive experience as a real estate investor and strategist. Dr. Lynn has over 25 years experience in national and international markets, investing and managing tens of billions of dollars in commercial real estate portfolios. Dr. Lynn has extensive familiarity with medical office building real estate with more than 40 deals totaling $750 million in gross asset value. Before founding Everest Medical Core Properties, he founded and led Everest Investment Property, served as Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer and Head of Portfolio Managemen ... (view full description)

Seth Madorsky

Partner
Katten Muchin Rosenman

Seth R. Madorsky focuses his practice in commercial real estate, with a particular emphasis on counseling real estate investors, real estate investment funds and sponsors on capital investment and the formation of joint ventures to develop, own and operate commercial real estate. Seth also represents developers and operators across all asset classes and has extensive experience in site selection, acquisition, sales and leasing and in counseling operators on their commercial real estate and facilities. Selected Experience • Representation of Penny Pritzker in the formation of Artemis Real Estate Partners, LLC, a real estate investment fund sponsor that recently closed its second f ... (view full description)

Michael Mandel

Co-Founder & CEO
Compstak

No biography specified

Robert Masters

Legal Consultant
Acadia Realty Trust

Robert Masters, Esq., recently retired from Acadia Realty Trust, had been  Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary since 1998. He is now serving as a Legal Consultant to the Company. Acadia is a retail-centric, self managed and self administered REIT, listed on the New York Stock Exchange with assets in a number of the country's gateway cities, like NYC, Chicago, San Francisco, Washington D.C. and Boston. Prior to joining Acadia, Mr. Masters worked for private real estate companies, banks, a law firm and the Department of Justice. Mr. Masters received his Bachelor of Arts from the City University of New York and his Juris Doctor from New York ... (view full description)

Joel Mayer

Managing Director, Head of Retail
Rockwood Capital, LLC

Mr. Mayer, based in Los Angeles, has over 28 years of experience as a real estate investment professional and leads the firm's retail real estate investments nationwide.  Prior to joining Rockwood, Mr. Mayer was a Director at BlackRock Realty. While at BlackRock, Mr. Mayer worked on their Retail Opportunity Fund and was responsible for sourcing new investments, identifying and structuring transactions with joint venture partners and directing development and redevelopment activities for new acquisitions. For four years prior to joining BlackRock, My. Mayer was Senior Vice President of Real Estate and Development for California Pizza Kitchen ("CPK") with responsibility for the nat ... (view full description)

Murray McCabe

Managing Partner
Montgomery Street Partners, L.P.

No biography specified

James McCartney

Managing Director, Advisory Group
Net Lease Capital Advisors Inc

Jim joined Net Lease Capital in 2003. His focus is providing strategic planning for property owners and their advisors. He consults with some of the firm’s most sophisticated clients, analyzing the tax consequences of contemplated transactions and helping to make strategic choices actionable. He designs transaction structures to achieve maximal return while honoring investor-specific objectives, and assuring compliance with guidelines of the Tax Code, of Treasury regulations, and of tax court rulings. Jim has a 30-year background in financial services and corporate finance, with a focus in investment operations and business process improvement. He began his career at State Street ... (view full description)

Scott McChesney

Senior Vice President
Stonebridge Companies

As Senior Vice President of Acquisition and Development, Scott oversees hotel development, acquisitions, funding, and new business opportunities. Prior to joining Stonebridge, Mr. McChesney was Vice President of RD Olson Development where he was instrumental in growing the company into Southern California’s 20th largest developer by 2007. Mr. McChesney also worked with The Walt Disney Company where he was Director of Development/Acquisitions for their Imagineering division. He also spent one year in Disney’s Corporate Strategic Planning overseeing international expansion in within their Home Entertainment division. At the Pepsi-Cola Corporation, he was Senior Manager of Development where he ... (view full description)

Christopher McGrew

President and Chief Investment Officer
Parmenter Realty Partners

Christopher McGrew is President and Chief Investment Officer with Parmenter in the Miami office. With over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, Chris has sourced and closed approximately $2 billion worth of transactions in the Washington, DC, New York City, and West Coast gateway metropolitan markets. He is responsible for enhancing Parmenter’s acquisition and investment process and accessing both on and off-market real estate investments. Prior to joining Parmenter in 2012, Chris was Senior Vice President at Penzance Properties. His responsibilities included initiation and development of the firm’s investment strategies. Prior to that, Chris was Managing Director ... (view full description)

David Milestone

Executive Managing Director
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank

No biography specified

Alexa Mizrahi

Director of Loan Origination
Lone Oak Fund, LLC

Alexa Lauren Mizrahi serves as Director of Loan Origination for Lone Oak Fund, LLC. She graduated with Provost’s Honors from the University of California, San Diego in 2008, earning a Bachelor of Science in Microeconomics & Mathematics. Since joining Lone Oak Fund’s Loan Origination Department in 2009, Alexa has underwritten thousands of commercial real estate transactions and has closed more than $500 million in bridge loans. Alexa originates short term financing up to $30 million for California investment properties. She is a board member for the Los Angeles Mortgage Association, has spoken on numerous panels for organizations such as RealShare, IMN, and Bisnow, and has been published ... (view full description)

Hiren Modi

Partner
EisnerAmper, LLP

Hiren Modi is an Audit Partner in EisnerAmper LLP's Financial Services Group. He has over seventeen years of extensive experience in all areas of accounting and auditing. In particular, he serves a large number of broker-dealers, domestic and offshore hedge funds, and real estate funds. Hiren has completed the Series 27 examination of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and has served as Financial and Operational Principal (Fin-Op) for several boutique broker-dealers and option traders. Hiren’s previous experience includes serving as a Staff Accountant and later a Supervisor at a regional accounting firm in India, where he was involved in the audits of large domestic and foreign p ... (view full description)

Steven Moore

Managing Director, Corporate Finance
KPMG

Steve Moore leads KPMG’s US Real Estate Deal Advisory practice and focuses on delivering services that help our clients achieve their financial and strategic goals relating to a broad variety of real estate financing, sales and acquisition activities.

Gary Mozer

Chief Executive Officer
George Smith Partners, Inc.

Gary Mozer is a Principal/Managing Director of George Smith Partners, a leading national real estate investment banking firm.  He has arranged in excess of $30 billion of debt and equity financing for a broad array of real estate transactions. Appointed CEO in 1999, Gary has consistently ranked as GSP’s largest individual producer, placing up to $2 billion annually.  He most frequently works in retail, multi-family, office, and industrial products, but is also an accomplished financier of hotels, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, marinas, RV parks, and self-storage sites.  His team at GSP is recognized for expertise in structuring complex transactions, mezzanine and equity. ... (view full description)

Glenn Mueller

Real Estate Investment Strategist
Dividend Capital

Professor - Denver University, F.L. Burns School of Real Estate & Construction Management-RECM Dr. Mueller is teaching and doing research in real estate market cycles, development, investments and real estate capital markets (REITs).  Real Estate Investment Strategist - Dividend Capital Research Dr. Mueller provides Real Estate Market Cycle Research and Investment Strategy for Dividend Capital and Black Creek’s Institutional Real Estate Investment Groups, Non-Traded and Public REIT groups. Visiting Professor - Harvard University, 2002 to 2015 & summer executive education semesters.  Dr. Mueller has 40 years of real estate industry experience, including 30 years of researc ... (view full description)

Ken Muller

Partner / Co-Chair PE Funds
Morrison & Foerster LLP

Kenneth W. Muller represents private equity funds, real estate opportunity funds, infrastructure funds, timber funds, private REITs, debt and mezzanine debt funds, leveraged buyout funds, joint ventures, and funds-of-funds in all aspects of their enterprises. His practice emphasizes the formation, organization and operation of limited partnerships, limited liability companies, corporations and REITs, as well as joint ventures, large U.S. and cross-border portfolio acquisitions and dispositions and other types of transactions related to real estate investment funds and REITs. He has represented some of the largest and well-known sponsors of private equity and real estate opportunity funds and ... (view full description)

Peter Muoio

Chief Economist
Ten-X

Peter Muoio, Ph.D. is an Executive Vice President at Ten-X where he is Chief Economist and Head of Ten-X Research.  In this position, Peter heads all commercial and residential research and analytics for Auction.com and is Senior Principal of Ten-X Maximus, its third-party research provider.    Dr. Muoio has nearly thirty years of experience in real estate research, specializing in tailored real estate research for specific transactions, underwritings, portfolios and strategies, as well as a steady stream of research on the macro and regional economies, capital markets and their impact on the full spectrum of real estate segments.   M ... (view full description)

Anton Natsis

Partner, Chair of the Global Real Estate Group
Allen Matkins Leck Gamble & Mallory LLP

Anton (Tony) N. Natsis is Chair of Allen Matkins’ renowned Real Estate Department and is one of the top real estate attorneys in the United States. His practice focuses on development, leasing, purchase and sale, and portfolio investment sales transactions involving office, retail, and industrial projects, as well as arbitrating numerous fair market value disputes, CAM disputes and other significant landlord/tenant disputes. He also has extensive experience in debt, equity, and joint venture workouts, and the purchase of distressed assets and distressed debt. In the past decade, Tony has closed commercial office leases exceeding 50 million square feet. He has worked on real estate purchase c ... (view full description)

Greg Nelson

Director Investments
Loma Linda University Foundation

 An investment management industry professional for 25 years and former principal with Nelson & McGilchrist Capital Management in La Jolla, California. Also, previously a Vice President with Dean Witter and Paine Webber specializing in portfolio management for institutional accounts. He graduated from La Sierra University with a BS degree in Business Administration.
 

Tom Nowak

Managing Director
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Thomas (Tom) Nowak is a Managing Director in Bank of America Merrill Lynch's market-leading Real Estate Syndicated Finance business. In this capacity he is responsible for leading the structuring, syndicate, distribution and execution of broadly syndicated debt facilities for primarily real estate focused clients. Clients include opportunity funds, public pension funds and institutionally-sponsored entities as well as REITs, REOCs, specialty-finance REITs, lodging companies and nationalhomebuilders. In total, the Firm counts over 1500 companies in North America and Europe among its Real Estate clients. Mr. Nowak has 18 years of real estate finance experience in ... (view full description)

Dana Ostenson

Senior Vice President
CMR Capital Group

Dana A. Ostenson Has more than 30 years of real estate, finance and legal experience. Presently he serves as Senior Vice President of CMR, Henry Groups US joint venture acquisition arm. Previously he has served as, Portfolio Manager at Citizens Business Bank, a New York Stock Exchange traded commercial bank. He served as Executive Vice President and Principal of Barker Pacific Group, Inc., a commercial real estate investment and development company. Mr. Ostenson served as Managing Director, Group Head of Johnson Capital's investment banking subsidiary where he advised public and private real estate companies on a broad range of real estate capital transactions including equity joint ventures ... (view full description)

Daniel Ottensoser

Managing Director
H/2 Capital Partners

No biography specified

David Packer

Partner
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks

No biography specified

George Pandaleon

President
Inland Institutional Capital, LLC

As President, Mr. Pandaleon is responsible for the growth and performance of Inland Institutional Capital, LLC.  He is also a voting member of the Inland Investment Committee, which reviews opportunities that may be appropriate for ICAP's clients or other Inland entities. Prior to joining Inland, Mr. Pandaleon was Executive Managing Director of the Institutional Investment Group at Grubb & Ellis, where he led a team of real estate investment professionals focused on serving large institutional clients. Before Grubb & Ellis, Mr. Pandaleon was a Partner with CMD Realty Investors, a sponsor of five institutional commingled real estate investment funds. Prior to that he held ... (view full description)

Dean Pappas

Partner
Goodwin Procter LLP

Areas of Practice Dean Pappas is a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Real Estate Investment Management Practice. He has extensive experience with real estate and corporate transactions. Work for Clients Mr. Pappas’ practice involves structuring, negotiating, drafting and closing various real estate and corporate transactions, including joint venture formation (partnerships and limited liability companies), merger, acquisition and disposition transactions, construction, mortgage and mezzanine loan transactions, public contracting, leasing and other various transactions. Professional Activities Mr. Pappas is a member of the USC Law School Institute - LACBA Benjamin S. Crocker ... (view full description)

Chris Paris

Partner
Moss Adams LLP

Chris Paris is a tax partner in the San Francisco office and has 15 years of experience in public accounting. Chris specializes in partnership taxation, including complex partner allocations resulting from property and partnership interest transfers. Chris has extensive fund experience including private equity funds, hedge funds, fund of funds and other types of alternative investments, and advises on matters related to taxations and organizational structure. He consults on a variety of tax issues involving blocker corporations, asset acquisitions and dispositions, transactions involved distressed debt, loan modifications and constructive sales.

Sujan Patel

Co-Head of US Investment Management
Colony NorthStar

Sujan Patel, Managing Director and Co-Head of Investments, Colony NorthStar. Mr. Patel is based in New York and is responsible for overseeing the sourcing, structuring and execution of Colony NorthStar’s equity, debt and strategic investments across all asset types and geographies. At Colony NorthStar, he has been directly involved in or overseen $15Bn+ of closed transactions. Prior to joining Colony NorthStar in 2007, Mr. Patel was with Thayer Lodging Group, a lodging dedicated private equity firm, focusing on all aspects of sourcing, acquiring, financing and disposing of over $2Bn of hotel investments. Mr. Patel began his career at Morgan Stanley in their investment banking div ... (view full description)

Marc Perrin

Managing Partner
The Roxborough Group, LLC

Marc Perrin   Mr. Perrin is the Founder and Managing Partner of The Roxborough Group, LLC a real estate private investment firm headquartered in San Francisco, California that is currently investing Roxborough Fund I, L.P.  Prior to founding The Roxborough Group in 2013, Mr. Perrin was a Managing Director at Starwood Capital Group where he co-headed Starwood’s U.S. investing, was responsible for overseeing its Asia investments and was a member of the firm’s Investment Committee as well as a member of the Investment Committee of SPT Management, LLC, the external manager for Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: STWD).  Mr. Perrin joined Starwood in 1997 and founded ... (view full description)

Matthew Pestronk

President and Co-Founder
Post Brothers

Matthew Pestronk is Presidentl of Post Brothers Apartments. Post Brothers is an opportunistic multifamily real estate enterprise with over 100 employees founded by Matthew and Michael Pestronk in 2006. Post Brothers is focused on multifamily opportunities in the Philadelphia and New York metropolitan areas, and has a current portfolio in excess of 2,000 units and total project costs in excess of $500,000,000. Post's focus is the creation of category-killer Class A multifamily projects through the redevelopment of existing underutilized apartment assets, adaptive re-use projects and select ground-up construction opportunities. Post Brothers is a vertically integrated operat ... (view full description)

Scott Peterson

Chief Investment Officer
DIGITAL REALTY TRUST

Scott E. Peterson is a co-founder and Chief Investment Officer of Digital Realty (NYSE:DLR) which has become the largest global provider of data center solutions with more than 130 properties in over 33 markets around the world. He is responsible for all investment activities and has consummated over $6 billion in data center transactions. Mr. Peterson has held a number of senior management positions with real estate investment companies, including GI Partners (Digital Realty's predecessor company), and with the Government of Singapore (GIC Real Estate). Mr. Peterson has over 27 years of real estate experience and has closed in excess of $8 billion of investments. Scott was also active in ac ... (view full description)

Perry Pinto

Principal
Walton Street Capital, LLC

Mr. Pinto directs the acquisition efforts for Walton Street Capital ("WSC") throughout the West Coast of the United States and directs all of firm's industrial acquisitions throughout the entire United States. In addition, Mr. Pinto leads the firm's efforts in the majority of the public-to-private transactions that are pursued by the firm. In his career at WSC, Mr. Pinto has acquired over $6 billion of assets in every sector of commercial real estate in every major geographic market of the United States.Mr. Pinto is a founding member of WSC and has been with the firm since its inception in 1995. Prior thereto, Mr. Pinto was an associate with JMB Realty Corporation. Mr. Pinto ... (view full description)

Lorne Polger

Senior Managing Director
Pathfinder Partners, LLC

Lorne Polger is the Senior Managing Director and Co-Founder of Pathfinder Partners, a private equity fund based in San Diego, California that focuses on the acquisition of distressed real estate loans and assets. Since its inception in 2006, Pathfinder has acquired over $700,000,000 in defaulted loans and REO properties in major markets throughout the Western United States. Prior to founding the company, Lorne practiced commercial real estate law for 20 years, and is the former head of the Real Estate Department at the largest law firm in San Diego, Procopio. He graduated with a B.A. from Colorado College in 1984, and earned his law degree from UCLA in 1988. Lorne has taken an active ... (view full description)

Mark Potter

Founding Partner
Alcion Ventures

Mark Potter is Co-Founder of Alcion Ventures, where he is responsible for the investment and management of the firm’s investment funds.   Mr. Potter brings 24 years of diversified real estate investment experience to his position at Alcion Ventures. He was previously a Partner with AEW Capital Management, where he was responsible for investment origination and asset management in the opportunity fund group. Throughout his career, he has been involved in numerous value-added investment transactions in the retail, office, industrial, residential, self-storage and senior housing sectors. Prior to his 15 years at AEW, Mr. Potter spent four years with KPMG’s Real Estate and Investment ... (view full description)

Sandy Presant

Chair, Real Estate Fund Practice Group
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Sandy Presant, Chair of the Real Estate Fund Practice Group at Greenberg Traurig, LLP, focuses his practice on providing fund and joint venture best practice business and tax structuring advice to sponsors of the leading real estate private equity funds, REITs, and their local partners and investors in the U.S. and internationally. He has over 30 years of experience as a tax and business lawyer for major funds and real estate companies. He has structured and negotiated the tax and business aspects for over 100 real estate funds (including their internal general partner structuring and executive compensation) in the U.S., Europe, Latin America and Asia, and more than 500 joint ventures (partn ... (view full description)

David Puchi

Managing Partner - Capital Development
Baceline Investments

David C. Puchi-Managing Partner, Capital Development and Leasing Strategy. Mr. Puchi's experience spans every facet of the real estate industry, from leading purchase and sale transactions, to managing commercial properties, creating leasing strategies, and raising capital. He has participated in over $600 million in real estate transactions and is responsible for leasing strategy and all capital raising functions for Baceline.

Edward Ratinoff

Managing Principal
James Investment Partners

Edward Ratinoff is founder and Managing Principal of James Investment Partners, an opportunistic investment platform focused on multifamily, office and industrial properties in the San Francisco bay area and the Los Angeles region. Ed also currently serves on the boards of Brookfield DTLA Fund Office Trust Investor Inc. (a subsidiary of Brookfield Office Properties Inc. NYSE:BPO) and Bank of Internet (NASDAQ:BOFI). Ed most recently oversaw the national acquisitions effort for Phoenix Realty Group, an institutional real estate investment fund sponsor with activities in California and New York. Previously Ed held the position of Managing Director and west coast head for the J.E. Robert Comp ... (view full description)

Jeffrey Reder

Senior Vice President, Private Real Estate
CenterSquare Investment Management

As Senior Vice President, Private Real Estate at CenterSquare, Mr. Reder is responsible for all acquisition activity in the Western United States. He oversees a team focused on sourcing, underwriting and closing real estate acquisitions and investment transactions across a variety of property types. Founded in 1987, CenterSquare is a registered investment adviser focused exclusively on real estate and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bank of New York Mellon. Prior to CenterSquare, Mr. Reder was Vice President for a private real estate investment firm. He was responsible for underwriting acquisitions, financing, asset management and disposition of properties with a focus in California and th ... (view full description)

Christopher Reeder

Partner
Robins Kaplan LLP

Represents clients in complex trial and litigation matters such as real estate, lender and private equity liability, franchise, business practices, intellectual property, employment and labor, health care, construction, aviation, entertainment, white collar crime, class action, partnership disputes, and other commercial litigation cases.
 
Also counsels clients in real estate transactions, lending and brokerage laws, franchise transactions and disclosures, construction contracting and licensure requirements, advertising, business practices, and employment law.

Camille Renshaw

Executive Managing Director- Head of Institutional Group
Ten-X

No biography specified

Abraham Reshtick

Member
Mintz Levin

Abraham (Avi) is a member of Mintz Levin’s tax group based in New York. Avi represents clients on a wide range of US federal income tax matters, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, tax-free spin-offs, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, fund formations, debt financing, capital markets transactions, and financial restructurings. Avi advises clients on the formation and operation of public and private partnerships, limited liability companies, and S corporations. He has significant experience advising domestic, international, and multinational clients on US federal income tax considerations relating to cross-border investment structures, business formation, and intern ... (view full description)

Adam Robinson

Founder & Principal
RAF Pacifica Group

Adam Robinson is Founder & Principal of RAF Pacifica Group, a real estate investment firm specializing in the acquisition, development, operations, and management of commercial real estate throughout San Diego County.   Under his direction, RAF Pacifica Group specializes in Creative Industrial™, a new product type which integrates creative office features into state-of-the-art ground-up developed industrial buildings. RAF Pacific Group is currently developing more than one million square feet of speculative Creative Industrial and office product.  His firm has also acquired 2.75 million square feet of commercial real estate totaling more than $350 million, and has completed a ... (view full description)

Rony Rodriguez

Tax Partner
CohnReznick

Professional Affiliations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants California Society of Certified Public Accountants National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts Rony Rodriguez is a partner at CohnReznick and  a member of the Firm's Commercial Real Estate and Financial Services Industry Practices. He has 15 years of diversified public accounting experience with an extensive background in advising real estate clients, including private equity real estate funds, as well as private and public Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). Rony has assisted his clients with a variety of tax issues, including entity structurin ... (view full description)

Jay Rollins

President
JCR Capital

Mr. Rollins is a Managing Principal and Co-Founder of JCR. In addition to leading the firm and setting JCR's overall strategy, Mr. Rollins' day-to-day responsibilities are primarily focused on transaction sourcing and underwriting. From 1999 to 2005, Mr. Rollins was a Managing Director at GMAC Commercial Mortgage, where his team focused on making opportunistic loans to transitional multi-family, retail, office, land and industrial properties. Prior to GMAC, Mr. Rollins was the President and Founder of Eastern Realty Corporation, an "RTC era" real estate investment company. As General Partner, Eastern Realty resolved, repositioned and sold the distressed notes and REO. These disposition effor ... (view full description)

Jonathan Romick

General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
GEM Realty Capital, Inc.

Mr. Romick joined GEM Realty Capital, Inc. (“GEM”), in 2006 and is the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer.  Mr. Romick oversees compliance and legal matters for the real estate investment funds sponsored by GEM. Prior to joining GEM, Mr. Romick was a lawyer in the Real Estate Practice Group at Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP and prior to that at Kirkland & Ellis LLP.  Mr. Romick received his Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois, College of Law in 2002, magna cum laude, and received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he graduated with Honors in 1997.  Mr. Romick is also a Certified Public Accountant. ... (view full description)

Dan Rosenbloom

Managing Director
CADRE

Daniel B. Rosenbloom has been a Managing Director of GEM Realty Capital, Inc. (GEM) since 2005. Prior to joining GEM, Mr. Rosenbloom has worked in different capacities at Fortress Investment Group, in the leverage finance group at JP Morgan and LaSalle Partners (now Jones Lang LaSalle). In his capacity of Managing Director at GEM, Mr. Rosenbloom is responsible for sourcing, underwriting and structuring private-market real estate debt and equity opportunities. Mr. Rosenbloom co-manages GEM’s public-private debt research platform and leads distressed debt acquisition efforts for GEM Realty Properties. He has invested both equity and debt capital across various product types and geographic ... (view full description)

Eric Rowen

Shareholder; Western Region Real Estate Litigation
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Eric Rowen focuses his practice on litigation involving real estate and real estate financing, including bankruptcies. Prior to coming to Greenberg Traurig, Mr. Rowen served as Vice Chair of Real Estate Litigation for Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, and as coordinator of Jones Day's Restructuring, Reorganization and Recovery Task Force, which was Jones Day's West Coast real estate litigation practice. He also was President of ParkMedia LLC, a real estate aggregation and media company and affiliate of Apollo Management, L.P., and Apollo Real Estate Advisors, L.P. Mr. Rowen currently serves pro bono as general counsel to the Economic Development Corporation of Los Angeles County (LAEDC) ... (view full description)

Alex Saunders

Managing Director
Phoenix Realty Group

R. Alex Saunders is a Managing Director at Phoenix Realty Group, a New York based real estate owner, operator, and fund manager.  Mr. Saunders leads the origination, acquisitions, joint venture structuring, debt financing, and business plan execution for sububan and urban residential and commerical investments in the Western Region of the United States.  

Mr. Saunders also serves as an adjunct professor at the Univeristy of Southern California where he teaches graduate-level Advanced Finance and Market Analysis for real estate investment.  Mr. Saunders is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine and holds a Master’s degree in Real Estate Development from USC.

Michael Scheinberg

Partner
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks

Michael E. Scheinberg joined the firm in 1989 and is a partner in the firm's real estate department. Mr. Scheinberg's practice focuses on commercial real estate transactions, including private equity, restructurings, development, loan origination and workouts, joint ventures, acquisitions and dispositions as well as leasing. Mr. Scheinberg has been a member of the real estate and tax section of the State Bar of California since his admission in 1983 and is a member of the Los Angeles Bar Association.

Roy Schneiderman

Principal
Bard Consulting

No biography specified

Vivek Seth

Head of Real Estate Investment Banking
Raymond James & Associates, Inc.

Vivek Seth has more than 25 years of corporate finance and real estate experience including transactions worth more than $100 billion. He currently serves as Vice Chairman at Raymond James with a focus on real estate investment banking, which is involved with public and private offerings and mergers and acquisitions within the real estate, hospitality and homebuilding industries. Mr. Seth received a Bachelor of Science in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Notre Dame.  Prior to joining Raymond James in 2001, he was a senior member of the real estate investment banking group at J.P. Morgan, where he was involved in several landmark real estate tran ... (view full description)

Bryan Shaffer

Principal
George Smith Partners (Shaffer Team)

At George Smith Partners (GSP), Mr. Shaffer focuses on delivering solutions to address his clients’ real estate capital requirements and arranges structured financing for multifamily and commercial properties, including acquisition, refinance, construction, bridge and permanent loans, mezzanine and participating debt, and joint venture equity. He is one of the eight partners at GSP, a 40 year-old boutique commercial real estate investment bank that arranges $2.5 - $5 billion every year in debt and equity for their clients. For over 25 years, Mr. Shaffer has been active in the industry with a track record of success and over $4.5 Billion of transactions. He has completed transactions in ... (view full description)

Punit Shah

Chief Executive Officer
Liberty Group

Punit Shah serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Liberty Group, a company founded by his Father more than three decades ago. In this role, he has overall executive control of the investment and management divisions of the company and manages Liberty's private equity funds.   Liberty Group has owned and managed over $425 million in commercial real estate, including multi-family developments, senior living facilities, and 54 hotels representing more than 4,800 guest rooms affiliated primarily with Intercontinental, Starwood, Marriott, and Hilton Hotels throughout the United States. Liberty Group has also raised two private equity funds, Liberty Hospitality Fund I & II, with ... (view full description)

Kevin Shannon

President of Capital Markets for West Coast
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank

No biography specified

Jesse Sharf

Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP

Jesse Sharf is a partner in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's Century City office, and is co-chair of the firm's Real Estate Department. His real estate practice experience includes extensive representation of all types of lenders, including mezzanine lenders, construction lenders, CMBS lenders, and portfolio lenders in workouts, whole loan sales, syndications and participations, foreclosures and other enforcement actions, construction lending, mezzanine lending, CMBS lending and structured finance lending transactions. In addition, Jesse represents real estate funds, developers and institutional and non-institutional investors in all areas of real estate, including: workouts; acquisition of distre ... (view full description)

William Shopoff

President
Shopoff Realty Investments L.P.

Mr. Shopoff has thirty-six (36) years of real estate and investment experience. His expertise includes the acquisition, development and sale of new and redeveloped residential and commercial properties throughout the United States, as well as partnership structure, debt placement, venture capital and investment underwriting. Mr. Shopoff has acquired over 1,000 properties on behalf of his various entities, including the acquisition of over 6,000 apartment units (fee or mortgage loans) and the entitlement of over 7,000 lots/units of land suitable for single-family or multi-family development.         Since 1992, Mr. Shopoff has served as either Principal or as President of the Asse ... (view full description)

Craig Spencer

Founder, President & CEO
Arden Group, Inc.

No biography specified

Daniel Stanco

Partner
Ropes & Gray LLP

Dan Stanco, a partner in Ropes & Gray’s real estate investments & transactions group, focuses his practice on real estate joint ventures, investments and finance for all asset classes. Throughout his career, Dan has represented a broad range of clients, including institutional real estate investors, developers, private equity funds, hedge funds, sovereign wealth funds, public and private REITs, and investment and commercial banks in complex U.S. and international real estate transactions. Dan has extensive experience in advising clients in capital markets transactions, repurchase facilities, joint ventures, co-investments, distressed acquisitions and restructurings, mortgage and mezz ... (view full description)

Peter Stelian

CEO
Blue Vista Capital Management, LLC

As a Managing Principal and founder of Blue Vista, Mr. Stelian sits on the Blue Vista Capital Management Investment and Management Committees and is responsible for structuring investments made by Blue Vista Capital Management. Mr. Stelian also leads the effort of developing new investment strategies for the Firm. Prior to forming Blue Vista, Peter was a Managing Director of Jones Lang LaSalle (formerly LaSalle Partners) where he completed over $6 billion in total transactions including $1 billion in corporate net lease transactions and also led over $500 million in securities and property investment activities, during his eleven-year tenure. Mr. Stelian also co-founded the CMBS investment g ... (view full description)

Mark Stern

Senior Vice President - Multifamily Acqusitions
Waterton Associates LLC

No biography specified

Allan Sternberg

Director
Angelo, Gordon & Co.

Allan is a Director at Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P. and is responsible for acquisitions, asset management and dispositions of the firm's real estate assets in Denver, Phoenix, Las Vegas and Southern California. He has been at Angelo, Gordon for 8 years and is based out of Los Angeles. Prior to joining Angelo, Gordon, Allan worked for Lehman Brothers Real Estate Partners where he focused on real estate fund acquisitions and mezzanine debt investments.

Jeffrey Stoke

Partner and Real Estate Practice Group Leader
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

Jeff Stoke is a partner and the Real Estate Practice Group leader of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch, LLC, the largest law firm in San Diego, and one of the largest law firms in California. His practice includes the representation of owners and developers in all aspects of commercial real estate, as well representing clients in business and finance transactions. Prior to joining Procopio, Jeff worked for one of the largest law firms in the United States, and was in-house counsel for a Fortune 100 size company handling their real estate and business matters throughout the world. Jeff earned a bachelors degree in economics from U.C. Davis, and a juris doctor from Loyola Law School in ... (view full description)

Jim Sullivan

President
Green Street Advisors

Jim Sullivan has managed Green Street's Advisory Group since 2014. Clients of Green Street Advisory include private real estate companies considering IPOs, publicly traded and non-traded REITs seeking strategic advice, C-corps considering REIT conversions/spin-offs, operating companies evaluating real estate monetization strategies, as well as investment vehicles including hedge funds, long-only funds, pension funds, private equity firms, and family offices. Jim joined Green Street in 1994. During the subsequent 20 years, he was Green Street's lead research analyst covering REITs in a variety of property sectors including office, industrial, malls, strip center ... (view full description)

Scott Tavolacci

Industry Principal, Investment Management
Yardi Systems, Inc.

Scott has over 30 years experience working in the real estate software technology field. He started in financial and real estate technology consulting with the public accounting firm of Laventhal and Horwath, and went on the manage a real estate technology consulting practice for numerous years. Since then, Scott has worked for a number real estate software companies in various roles from consulting to develop to National/Institutional Account Management. He currently works for Yardi Systems assisting their Private Equity Real Estate clients create efficiencies in their front to back office operations.

Gerald Thomas

Partner
McGuireWoods LLP

Gerald is a partner in the Atlanta office of McGuireWoods LLP and serves as co-chair of the Firm’s REIT team. He focuses his practice on complex transactional tax matters. Gerald has  significant experience with mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and reorganizations, private equity funds, joint ventures, real estate investment trusts (REITs), cross-border transactions, financing transactions, and corporate and partnership tax planning. Gerald has represented numerous REITs in public offerings and mergers and acquisitions totaling billions of dollars. He has also advised numerous private equity and real estate funds in fund formations, acquisitions and dispositions. Prior to joining McG ... (view full description)

Charles Toppino

President
Oak Pass Capital

Charles P. Toppino is the founder and President of Oak Pass Capital Management ("OPC") and has been actively involved in the commercial real estate industry for over 20 years. In 2011 OPC was formed and is a vertically integrated real estate company that invests nationally as GP Sponsor in JV’s with local / regional operators. The firm targets high-yielding, mispriced and off-market commercial real estate opportunities that have allowed the firm to achieve high current yields and above average returns for the firm and its investors. At OPC, Mr. Toppino's focus is on investing in high yielding commercial mortgage and real estate assets with institutional investors and private equity capital p ... (view full description)

Mark Tronstein

Managing Director, Real Estate
Andell Inc.

Mark Tronstein is a Managing Director at Andell Inc., a Los Angeles-based private investment firm and family office with global business and investment interests, where he oversees the real estate strategy. Prior to joining Andell, Mark was a Director at Broadreach Capital Partners, a private real estate investment firm with over $1 billion of equity capital under management, where he was responsible for sourcing and executing value-add and opportunistic transactions across all product types as well as distressed debt in the Southwestern U.S. Prior to joining Broadreach, Mark was an investment professional at Morgan Stanley, where he focused on acquisitions in the Western U.S. on behalf o ... (view full description)

Daniel Vitulli

National Partner in Charge Real Estate Group
Marcum LLP

Daniel Vitulli is a Partner in the Firms New York office and National Partner-in-Charge of the Real Estate Group. Mr. Vitulli has over 20 years of diversified real estate experience including broad-based financial, accounting, and SEC experience, as well as expertise in all property types including retail, office, residential, hospitality, and industrial. Mr. Vitullis responsibilities include financial statement audits, securitizations, and consultation regarding fair value reporting. He also handles investment company audits, agreed upon procedures reports, regulated real estate project audits, reviews and compilations, and analysis of public filings. Prior to joinin ... (view full description)

Patrick Walsh

SVP, Commercial and Industrial Lending
Bofi Federal Bank

No biography specified

James Waters

Partner
Haynes and Boone, LLP

James Waters is a partner with the law firm of Haynes and Boone, LLP and is a member of the firm's Finance Practice Group and Investment Fund Practice Group. In his practice he represents financial institutions and corporate borrowers in domestic and international lending transactions and restructurings, and advises hedge funds and private equity funds in senior and subordinated financings, strategic financings and derivatives transactions. He received a B.A. from Columbia University, earned a J.D. at Harvard Law School and, while in law school, took graduate courses at The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Urban Studies and Planning.

Gabe Weinert

SVP
Walker & Dunlop

Gabe Weinert, senior vice president, joined Walker & Dunlop in 2014 through the Johnson Capital acquisition where Mr. Weinert lead the Opportunistic Finance Group, the division of the company which focused on providing structured investment banking services to real estate operators and development projects by raising institutional joint venture equity, structured debt, and co-investment GP equity. Mr. Weinert brings over 15 years' experience to the capital markets team. Throughout his career, Mr. Weinert was responsible for the asset management and origination of over $2B in structured real estate finance transactions. Prior to joining Johnson Capital, Mr. Weinert managed the ... (view full description)

Michelle Wells

Head of Investor Relations
Waterton

Ms. Wells joined Waterton in 2013 and serves as executive vice president of investor relations. In this role, Ms. Wells is responsible for client and consultant relations, marketing and public relations. Ms. Wells participates on Waterton’s leadership and investment committees. Ms. Wells has been involved in real estate investment management since 2000. Prior to joining Waterton in 2013, Ms. Wells was a director with RREEF Real Estate where she was responsible for West Coast client and consultant relations. Previously, Ms. Wells has led the investor communication teams at The Praedium Group and AIG Global Real Estate and began her career in real estate-focused investor communicat ... (view full description)

Sondra Wenger

Managing Director
CIM Group

No biography specified

Thomas Whitesell

Managing Director
CapitalSource

No biography specified

Thomas Wiese

Senior Managing Director
Lombard International

Thomas F. Wiese Senior Managing Director – Institutional Solutions Tom is the Senior Managing Director for Institutional Solutions at Lombard International.  He is responsible for expanding the domestic and international markets for institutional products providing innovative solutions that combine insurance and investments to address the needs of a global audience of high net worth individuals and institutional investors. Lombard International, through its subsidiaries, has over $80 billion in separate account assets under administration.   Tom has over 25 years of extensive experience in the insurance, asset management and financial services industr ... (view full description)

Nigel Williams

Chairman
Royalton Partners

No biography specified

Jeff Wilson

Chief Executive Officer
Pereview Software

Jeff Wilson is the CEO and founder of Pereview Software. Pereview is an operational platform for the real estate investment professional. Prior to founding Pereview, Jeff has spent over 20 years in the real estate investment management and financial services industry.  Jeff served as the Technology COO of the Archon Group, a division of Goldman Sachs.  During his tenure at Archon/Goldman, Jeff and his team developed a technology platform that allowed AUM to double with a relatively flat growth in headcount. Prior to Archon/Goldman, Jeff spent 8 years in a leadership position in the real estate group at Anderson Consulting.

Allison Yager

Principal, Global Business & Investment Leader, Real Estate Boutique
Mercer

Allison Yager is a Partner in the Atlanta, Georgia office of Mercer. Ms. Yager is the Global Leader of Mercer's Real Estate Boutique, part of Mercer's Investments Business. She provides real estate consulting and strategic advice to Mercer's clients and consultants located across the globe. Additionally she manages a team of consultants and researchers based in the various Mercer regional offices. Her team is responsible for establishing strategic real estate allocations for clients, conducting research on all real estate and real estate related strategies, monitoring existing client real estate investments, and performance reporting for Mercer client's real estate strategies. Ms ... (view full description)

Andrew Yoon

Partner & COO
GreenOak Real Estate

Andrew Yoon is the Chief Operating Officer and a Partner of GreenOak. Andrew has been with GreenOak since inception in 2010 and is based in Los Angeles. He sits on the investment committee for GreenOak and its investment funds. Prior to joining GreenOak, he was a Managing Director and COO and CFO for Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing (MSREI) in Asia. He served as CFO for MSREI Asia since 2004 and as COO since 2007 overseeing assets under management of over $20 billion until his departure in 2010. As CFO, Andrew was responsible in managing over $15 billion in debt financings across a variety of asset classes and operating companies. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Andrew worked as an inv ... (view full description)

Aron Youngerwood

General Counsel - Americas
CBRE Global Investors

Aron is currently the General Counsel (Americas) of CBRE Global Investors, an investment and asset management firm with approximately $90 billion in assets under management. Aron is charged with providing legal, strategic and compliance oversight of the firm’s operations and U.S. portfolio and focuses on the structuring and execution of the firm’s investment programs, corporate governance and operational matters, as well as on investor relations, rmatters. Aron has substantial experience working with U.S. and non-U.S. investors and clients, including public and corporate pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies,and high net worth clients. Prior to joining CBRE, ... (view full description)

Dominic Zamora

Principal
Clifton Larson Allen Wealth Advisors

Unlike many adviosrs, Dominic began his journey as a tax lawyer with the Internal Revenue Service where he dealt with many issues pertaiing to capital markets, valuation of companies and real estate.  Following that start, Dominic has continuously served clients of CliftonLarsonAllen in many capacities but mostly in helping them build their wealth in a tax efficient and asset protected manner.  His extensive experience brings a well-rounded approach to clients he serves. 

Kevork Zoryan

Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

Kev Zoryan is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley. He is Co-Head of U.S. Acquisitions and Head of Western U.S. Investing for Morgan Stanley Real Estates various private equity real estate funds. He is responsible for the sourcing, execution and asset management of real estate investments. Kev joined Morgan Stanley in 1997, starting in the Los Angeles office in the private equity investing area of the Firms real estate businesses. He has been involved in many of the Morgan Stanley Real Estate investments on the west coast and in Mexico. After returning from business school in 2001, he rejoined the Firm in the Investment Banking Department in Los Angeles as a generalist i ... (view full description)
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If you violate this Agreement while posting, that content may be removed without further notice or the rights of others posting here. Nothing you post here is confidential or proprietary and you are cautioned that other posters or viewers may use any information posted here. By posting here you agree that IMN is not responsible for the misappropriation or misuse of any information posted on this website.

*Privacy. Any submissions, including private personal information, like names, addresses and so on, are voluntary and you waive any and all rights you have to the protection of that information. By submitting ideas, suggestions, documents or other matter ("Submissions"), you agree that: (a) the Submissions are not confidential or proprietary information; (b) IMN has no obligation to keep the submissions confidential; (c) IMN can use or disclose the Submissions for any purpose, in any way, in any media worldwide; (d) if asked, you will irrevocably assign to IMN all rights to your Submissions; and (f) you are not entitled to any compensation of any kind from IMN under any circumstances.

*Content by Becoming a User of DirectConnect: As part of obtaining registration access to DirectConnect, unless you opt out, you may receive invitations to network from other conference attendees. We may also send you emails to keep you updated on developments in the site and services. Your registration for and/or subscription to such an email service and your use of the content received through these email services will be subject to these terms. You can unsubscribe to our email service by changing your email preferences on the website.

*License. If you comply with all your obligations under this Agreement, IMN grants you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license and right to access the Services, through a generally available web browser, mobile device or application view information and use the web pages and in accordance with this Agreement for your use only. Any other use of DirectConnect is strictly prohibited. All rights not expressly granted in this Agreement, including, without limitation, title, ownership, intellectual property rights, and all other rights are retained by IMN.

*Anti-Hacking. You expressly agree not to use or attempt to use any "virus," "spyware," "malware," "adware," "Trojan horse" "deep-link," "scraper," "bot," "spider," "data-mining," "computer code" or any other automated device, program, tool, algorithm, process, or methodology or manual process having similar processes or functionality, to access, acquire, copy, or monitor any portion of this website or content. You also agree not to obtain or attempt to obtain through any means any materials or information on the website that have not been intentionally made available either by their public display on the Web Site or through their accessibility by a visible link or portal. You further agree not to violate the security of the website or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the website, data, materials, information, computer systems or networks connected to any server, through hacking, password mining or any other method.

*No Linkage. You expressly agree not to link or attempt to link to this website or the web pages contained herein.

*Third Party Information. Some of the information you access here is the property of third parties, made available here with the express permission of those third parties. IMN is not responsible for the content of any third party information provided on this website. You are cautioned that any further use of that information by you may be subject to the rights of those third parties and you may be required to obtain a license to use any such information. Failure to obtain third party permission may be a violation of federal law. You should contact the third party provider of the information to ascertain the requirements for using the information.

*Copyright and Trademarks. The layout of the website pages, graphics and pictures used and the collection of individual contributions are protected by copyright. All copyrights belong either to IMN, the third-party content providers or both. Either IMN or the third-party content providers own all trademarks and service marks depicted here.

*Indemnification. You agree to indemnify hold harmless and defend IMN, including our employees, officers, agents and contractors and our related entities and their employees, officers, partners, agents and contractors ("Indemnified") and continue to keep the Indemnified indemnified from and against any actions, proceedings, claims, demands, costs (on a full indemnity basis including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees) brought or made against the Indemnified by any person arising in connection with your use of the Website or content, or a breach of your representations and warranties in the Terms and Conditions of Use or this Agreement, or your violation of any of the Terms and Conditions of Use or this Agreement or any other activity in which you engage on or through, and from and against any damage, loss(whether personal or property, and whether direct or consequential, including without limitation consequential financial loss), cost or expense suffered or incurred by any Indemnified as a direct or indirect consequence thereof.

*Changes in Terms and Conditions. IMN may at any time revise the terms and conditions by which you may access the website or use IMN products or services. By using this website and IMN products and services, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then current version of this document.

*Limitation of Liability. Neither we, nor any of our suppliers, officers, employees, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors and assigns, agents or representatives (our "Representatives") will be liable to you for:

(a) any incidental, punitive, indirect, special or consequential damage, loss or expenses, including but not limited to any loss of business, contracts, revenue, or profits, any business interruption, security breach, loss of data, loss of goodwill or reputation or other pecuniary loss suffered by you, even if we or any of our Representatives have been advised of their possible existence; nor? (b) any direct damage loss or expenses arising from loss of customers, loss of profits, loss of anticipated profits or loss of savings.

*Termination. You may terminate this Agreement, for any or no reason, at any time, when IMN receives notice from you. IMN may terminate the Agreement and your account for any reason or no reason, at any time, with or without notice. This cancellation shall be effective immediately or as may be specified in the notice and may include disabling your current and future access to DirectConnect. IMN may also suspend or terminate this Agreement if you invite other users with whom you do not know to connect; abuse the any DirectConnect messaging services; creating multiple or false profiles; infringe on any intellectual property rights, violating any provisions in this Agreement, disparage IMN or its executives, Board members, affiliates, staff or other related entities or persons, or exhibit any other behavior that IMN, in its sole discretion, deems contrary to the purpose of the website.

*No Waiver. Failure by either party to exercise any right or remedy under these Terms does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy.

*Entire Agreement. These terms (including any terms incorporated by reference in these terms), constitute the entire agreement between you and us with respect to your access to and use of the website or receipt of any service and supersede all prior agreements, negotiations and discussions between you and us relating to the same.

*Law and Jurisdiction. Where you visit, register and/or subscribe to a this site or related service (as indicated on this website or otherwise notified to you), these terms (and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with these terms, including non-contractual disputes or claims), to the maximum extent permissible under the law of the territory that you are located in, will be governed by the laws of the State of New York. Any action to enforce these terms shall be brought in a federal court or a state court located in the state of New York, county of New York, and you agree to submit yourself to the personal jurisdiction of those courts in any such action.

*Force Majeure. We shall not be deemed to be in breach of these Terms by reason of any delay in performing, or any failure to perform any service or our obligations in relation to these Terms, if the delay or failure was due to any cause beyond our reasonable control, including but not limited to acts of God, explosions, floods, fire or accident, war or threat of war, terrorism or threat of terrorism, sabotage, civil disturbance, epidemics, prohibitions or measures of any kind on the part of any governmental, parliamentary or local authority, import or export regulations or embargoes, or industrial actions or trade disputes (whether involving our employees or of third parties).

*Severability. If any provision of these Terms is found to be wholly or partially invalid, void or unenforceable by any court having competent jurisdiction or by virtue of any legislation or any other reason, that provision shall be invalid, void or unenforceable to that extent only and no further and the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions of these Terms shall not be affected.

*Notices. Any notice given pursuant to these Terms shall be made by email or first class post, in the case of you, to the address provided on your registration form and, in the case of us, to the address posted on the website or otherwise notified to you in relation to any relevant service. Any such notice shall be deemed to have arrived if sent by post within three (3) days of posting and if sent by email at the time of transmission.

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