Managing Director • United States
Ms. James is a senior underwriter who focuses on complicated deals across all collateral platforms, including affordable housing, conventional multifamily, office, industrial, retail, and hotel. She focuses on multi-property pools and structured transactions for new origination and seasoned loans, ranging from small-balanced to large loans. In addition, she also works on collateral monitoring assignments across the US and Europe.
She has significant underwriting expertise in securitized CMBS transactions, including deploying over $500 million in capital to purchase high yield CMBS in the new issuance and secondary markets and issuing the bonds as collateral in CRE CDOs for a public mortgage REIT.
Ms. James held previous positions at BlackRock and Blaylock & Co.
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History, Emory University