Mr. Shah, based in New York, has 19 years of experience in
real estate spanning mergers, acquisitions, originations and
capital markets. Mr. Shah joined Rockwood in 2008 to lead the
origination of structured investments for Rockwood, including
preferred equity, mezzanine and credit investments. In
addition to these responsibilities, he is the Portfolio Manager for
Rockwood Income and Credit Partners. In this capacity, he has
overall responsibility for the portfolio management initiatives,
including fund composition and asset management activities.
Mr. Shah serves on Rockwood Income & Credit Strategies
Prior to joining Rockwood, he was a Vice President at Citi
Markets & Banking where he was responsible for the pricing,
structuring and distribution of Citi's subordinated debt and
leveraged loan positions for the Commercial Real Estate group.
During his career at Citi, Mr. Shah sourced, structured, underwrote
and executed numerous large and highly structured transactions,
including a leveraged buyout of a major global hotel brand and
several event driven transactions for large publicly traded REITs
and financial sponsors. Prior to Citi, Mr. Shah was with
PricewaterhouseCoopers in its Transaction Services practice,
providing M&A advisory services to private equity firms and
Mr. Shah received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and
International Business from the Pennsylvania State University. Mr.
Shah is a member of the CRE Finance Counsel and Urban Land