Alvarez & Marsal Bolsters Private Equity Real Estate Services | Business

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – March 2, 2021–

The global leader in professional services, Alvarez & Marsal (A&M), has appointed Hameer Vaid as senior director in the firm’s Private Equity Performance Improvement Group in New York. With nearly 15 years of experience working with private equity investors, Mr. Vaid’s focus on real estate greatly expands A & M’s ability to serve clients throughout the real estate investment cycle.

Mr. Vaid has teamed up with a large number of institutional investors who are looking for private equity real estate investments from strategy to financing, acquisitions, asset management and strategic disposition. He has participated in and advised deal flows in the major real estate asset classes including office, multi-family, industrial, retail and hospitality sectors. His focus is acquisitions and dispositions, investment and asset management, development, valuation, financial transactions and real estate digital.

Some of the notable global responsibilities of Mr. Vaid include:

  • Participation in a range of real estate fund, joint venture and direct investment transactions on both the buy and sell side.
  • Advised a large international pension fund on the creation of core investments and the acquisition of a direct US real estate transaction valued at several million dollars in the New York area.
  • Providing comprehensive advisory services to an investor committee by identifying potential cash flows of $ 70 million and an unrealized present value of $ 40 million for 270 real estate positions in their portfolio.
  • Employed platform company creation and consolidation strategies for one of the largest private equity real estate managers.
  • Leading reviews on optimizing front office operating models, reimbursement and opportunities to improve EBITDA for large, medium and small financial institutions. .

“Hameer is widely recognized throughout the private equity community for his ability to turn real estate investment opportunities into reality,” said Hunt Holsomback, director of A & M’s private equity performance improvement practice, who leads Corporate Real Estate Advisory Services . “Hameer’s addition expands our offering to guide property-focused investors through the transaction lifecycle to maximize value.”

“The commercial real estate industry is in a significant disruption affecting the structure of business and funding creation,” said Jeffrey Klein, executive director of A&M Practice for Enhancing Private Equity Performance. “Hameer’s innovative thinking and comprehensive understanding of the complexity of the sector fit perfectly with our management, action and results approach, which customers can use to initiate transactions with significant long-term benefits.”

Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Vaid spent six years in PwC’s real estate advisory practice in New York, where he led strategy, operations and digital initiatives for clients in the wealth and asset management sector. Prior to that, he spent ten years as senior vice president of asset management at Urban American, a real estate private equity firm in the New York area, and two years as an associate in GE Capital’s wealth income management group.

Mr. Vaid earned a bachelor’s degree from the Institute of Management Studies in India and an MBA from Cornell University’s SC Johnson College of Business.

About Alvarez & Marsal

Corporations, investors, and government agencies around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for guidance, action, and results. Privately owned since its inception in 1983, A&M is a global leader in professional services providing advice, business performance improvement and turnaround management services. When traditional approaches are not enough to bring about transformation and drive change, clients seek our deep expertise and ability to provide practical solutions to their unique problems.

With over 5,000 employees on four continents, we deliver concrete results for companies, boards of directors, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our leaders and their teams leverage A & M’s restructuring legacy to help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results. We are seasoned operators, world-class consultants, former regulators and industry authorities who jointly commit to sharing with clients what it really takes to turn change into a strategic asset, manage risk, and unlock value at every stage of growth.

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