CRP 5370- Distinguished Speaker Series- Mark Fogel
Chief Executive Officer | President
Mark Fogel founded ACRES in 2012 and leads the ACRES executive management team as the President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Fogel has over 20 years of experience in CRE.
Before establishing ACRES, Mr. Fogel was Executive Vice President at UC Funding (“UC”), a CRE specialty finance company focused on bridge, mezzanine and equity investments on properties located throughout the United States. Mr. Fogel served as the senior executive in charge of risk and asset management and led the screening, selection and structuring of new investment opportunities.
Prior to his leadership role at UC, Mr. Fogel was Senior Vice President, Head of Asset Management for Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR), where he was instrumental in the growth of the company’s structured finance portfolio from $400 million to $3.5 billion. Mr. Fogel served as Chairman of ABR’s restructuring committee where he oversaw loan modifications, foreclosures and bankruptcies.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Fogel served in a variety of capacities at notable real estate firms including General Growth Properties, Forest City Ratner Companies and Greenwich Group International, where he worked on asset dispositions, property management, development and finance.
Mr. Fogel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Delaware and a Master of Science degree in Real Estate Investment and Development from New York University.
Statler Hall 198
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