Neil Luthra is a principal of Highgate, a premier real estate investment and hospitality management company. At Highgate, Neil directs the firm’s acquisition and development efforts, which have resulted in over $15 billion in closed real estate transactions. Prior to joining Highgate in January 2010, Neil served as a principal at Westbrook Partners, a global real estate private equity firm. While at Westbrook, Neil focused on investing in equity, mezzanine, and debt across all real estate product types, primarily in New York City, and co-led the domestic hospitality investing platform. Prior to Westbrook, Neil was affiliated with Morgan Stanley’s Real Estate Fund where he participated in the firm’s mezzanine and equity investment effort. Neil is currently on the Board of Trustees for the Madison Square Park Conservancy. He was named to Crain’s New York Business “40 Under 40” list in 2011.
Neil graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, summa cum laude, with a primary concentration in Finance.