Chief Executive Officer
Rajesh (“Raj”) is the CEO and a founding partner of Grandview and is responsible for overall investment strategy and asset management. Prior to forming Grandview, Raj was Chief Investment Officer at Greenfield Partners, LLC (“Greenfield”) which he joined in August 2002 as a Senior Vice President. His responsibilities included management of the acquisition group’s activities, identification and analysis of potential real estate investments, mezzanine finance activities, and coordinating all financing activity related to Greenfield’s portfolio. Raj was a member of Greenfield’s investment committee. Prior to joining Greenfield, Raj was Vice President at Greenwich Capital Markets in the Commercial Real Estate Group. His responsibilities included originating, structuring, underwriting and securitizing nearly $2 billion in bridge, fixed and mezzanine financing. Before joining Greenwich Capital, Raj was as an Analyst at CIBC in the Real Estate Finance Group. Raj began his career at Arthur Andersen’s Real Estate Consulting Group.
Raj earned a BS from Binghamton University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.