John is a Managing Director at Meridian Development Partners. He brings a unique perspective to the business by virtue of his thirty+ years of experience in commercial real estate finance and asset management.
Working for Banco Santander, People’s United, Wells Fargo, and others, he has built and managed platforms responsible for originating billions of dollars in loans annually, while overseeing the performance and credit quality of portfolios exceeding $20 billion. His reputation and success have been built on a willingness to listen, question, and develop creative solutions that maximize returns.
John holds an MBA from Pace University and a BS in Economics & Finance from Fordham University. He was credit trained at Chemical Bank, and is a member of The Congress for the New Urbanism.