- Senior Director of Debt Strategies, Real Estate, Europe
About Shawn Kaufman
Shawn is a senior director of debt strategies focusing on origination and syndication of CRE debt and has experience in real estate finance, syndicated loans and debt capital markets.
Prior to joining the company, Shawn was the head of syndicated real estate and loans agency at the Royal Bank of Scotland. Previously he was a founding partner of the boutique real estate debt and investment advisory firm, Stonebridge Private Capital, where he focused on high net worth and private investors investing into U.K. commercial real estate. Shawn joined Barclays Capital in 2007 where he was responsible for the syndication of the bank’s U.K. and European CRE debt. Prior to this he spent five years at GMAC Commercial Mortgage/Capmark Europe where he worked in the firm’s global distribution platform specialising in syndicated loans and CMBS loan structuring.
Shawn graduated with a B.S. in Accounting, with minors in Economics and English, from the Smeal School of Business at the Pennsylvania State University.