As Vice President of Investor Relations, Mike is responsible for managing CLP’s relationships with its external investor base and expanding its marketing initiatives. During his 15+ years of experience in real estate investment management, Mike has worked with a wide range of institutional and individual investors including city and state pension plans, university endowments, financial institutions, sovereign wealth funds, family offices and high net worth individuals. Previously, Mike was Director of Investor Relations for CityShares, where he was responsible for securing investor commitments on behalf of the company’s neighborhood focused discretionary fund platform. Prior to CityShares, Mike worked at Castellan Real Estate Partners, a real estate investment firm specializing in the acquisition and management of multifamily and mixed use assets in NYC, While at Castellan, he oversaw the firm’s investor communications program and managed its relationships with third party placement agents. Prior to Castellan, Mike was Director of Investor Relations for Gemini Real Estate Advisors, a NYC based real estate investment firm focused on retail and hospitality assets. Mike began his career at Credit Suisse, where he was a member of their real estate private equity group, DLJ Real Estate Capital Partners. During his tenure with the firm, he worked in various capacities including compliance, fund accounting/administration and investor relations. Mike received his BA in Political Science from the University of Vermont.