Friday, November 30, 2012

United Realty Partners Appoints Craig Eastmond

United Realty Partners announced the appointment of Craig Eastmond to United Realty Capital as the managing director. He will be based in New York and report to Barry Funt, the president of United Realty Capital.

In addition to providing advisory, placement, corporate finance and investment banking services to United Realty, its affiliates, joint ventures and/or related third party accounts, Eastmond is responsible for originating and executing arbitrage opportunities in the commercial real estate and finance space.

Eastmond has 20 years experience in originating, structuring, underwriting and executing commercial real estate and related transactions. He has done commercial real estate and related finance deals in numerous capacities. He has a demonstrated track record of executing all manner of real estate transactions from simple fixed rate permanent loans to complex highly structured transactions, such as preferred equity, CDOs and swaps. Prior to joining United Realty Capital, he was one of the founding principals of Allegiance Investment Advisors, a boutique private equity and structured finance shop that executed commercial real estate and related debt transactions, and a senior vice president in charge of the Northeast region of Deutsche Banks’ real estate mortgage conduit. -PR Newswire