Tuesday, January 22, 2013

American Realty Capital Adds Donald MacKinnon and Nicholas Radesca

American Realty Capital announced two senior management additions for its debt capital markets and corporate finance team: Donald MacKinnon and Nicholas Radesca.

MacKinnon brings to the company over 20 years of experience.  He served as a portfolio manager of high yield credit sensitive commercial real estate debt products for a real estate advisory company and as a managing director at Nomura Securities International, where he managed Nomura’s North American structured credit trading and asset finance businesses with an emphasis on commercial real estate and asset backed securities. He also was the CEO and president of REALM and a co-founder of the commercial mortgage group and manager of the European asset securitization group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.

Radesca, who recently joined ARC as a senior vice president and chief accounting officer, also brings 20 years of experience in accounting and financial reporting, largely in connection with debt products. He joined ARC in December 2012 from Solar Capital and Solar Senior Capital, where he served as the chief financial officer and corporate secretary.  Prior to Solar Capital, he was the chief accounting officer at iStar Financial. His financial services experience also includes senior accounting and financial reporting roles at Fannie Mae, Providian Financial and Bank of America Mortgage. -PR Newswire