ANTHONY P. JAFFE
Chief Executive Officer
Anthony Jaffe is CEO Rimrock Real Estate Ventures and has over 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate finance and investment profession and has been involved in over $50 billion of commercial real estate transactions. He was most recently Managing Director and head of CMBS Origination for J.P. Morgan’s West Coast Office in Los Angeles. Previously, Mr. Jaffe was the head of CMBS Origination at Credit Suisse and Managing Director of Natixis Real Estate Capital. Before joining Natixis Real Estate Capital, Mr. Jaffe worked at Credit Suisse First Boston and was part of creating the premiere real estate finance company on Wall Street at the time. Additionally, he was one of the pioneering members of Nomura Capital, a leading real estate lender in the United States and a group credited with the application of securitization to commercial real estate finance. Mr. Jaffe is on the Board of Trustees for Park Century School in Los Angeles, a Philanthropy Honoree at UCLA, and the Founder of the Tom Drysdale Fellowship at NYU, where he received his bachelor’s degree. Mr. Jaffe is responsible for the oversight, strategic direction and investment strategy of the firm.
ERIC B. NELSON
Eric Nelson, also a former J.P. Morgan executive is a principal with Rimrock Real Estate Ventures and manages investment operations, including structuring, credit and underwriting analysis, origination and execution. Mr. Nelson has over 15 years of commercial real estate experience and has been involved in over $25 billion of commercial real estate transactions. Prior to his employment at J.P. Morgan, Mr. Nelson had worked at Credit Suisse, Natixis, and Goldman Sachs. Mr. Nelson received his bachelor’s degree from University of Southern California.
GARRETT K. GREEN
Senior Vice President
Garrett Green serves as Senior Vice President of Rimrock Real Estate Ventures. Garrett is responsible for transaction management, including origination, underwriting analysis, due diligence and managing the closing process. Prior to joining RREV, Garrett spent the previous six years in J.P. Morgan’s Securitized Products Group in their New York and Los Angeles Offices. Garrett holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Finance, a Master of Business Administration, and a Master of Real Estate Development from University of Southern California.