Mr. Cohen has 37 years of experience in CRE finance, mortgage banking and loan servicing. From 1990 to 2015, Mr. Cohen served as Chief Executive Officer of Cohen Financial. Cohen Financial has been recognized since 1978 as a leading commercial mortgage banking and loan servicing enterprise and today is a unit of SunTrust Bank.
Under Cohen’s leadership the “high touch” loan servicing platform grew to in excess of $35 billion. Mr. Cohen holds a B.A. in Economics from Claremont McKenna College and a B.S. in Civil Engineering and a M.S. in Construction Management from Stanford University.
Mr. Cohen is a past Chairman of the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council, a past Board Member of the Mortgage Bankers Association and its Commercial Board of Directors, a past Trustee of Pitzer College, and a member of Urban Land Institute, MBA, and CREFC.