Christian Galanti, CFA

Christian Galanti is a Managing Director at Emerald Creek Capital, where he is responsible for originating, evaluating, structuring and executing real estate acquisitions and joint venture equity partnerships. Prior to joining Emerald Creek, Christian was a Partner and Principal at Paragon Outcomes Management. At Paragon, he was responsible for building the firm’s real estate platform, […]

Tom Hollins

Tom Hollins is a Managing Director at Emerald Creek Capital, where he is responsible for originating, evaluating, structuring and executing real estate acquisitions and joint venture equity partnerships. Prior to joining Emerald Creek, Tom was a Partner and Principal at Paragon Outcomes Management. At Paragon, he was responsible for building the firm’s real estate platform, […]

Zvi Waldman

Mr. Waldman joined Emerald Creek Capital’s origination team in March of 2020. As an associate with the firm, he specializes in business development, loan origination, and underwriting. Previously, Mr. Waldman was with Harbor Group International where he underwrote CMBS investments for the firm’s Special Situations Group. He earned his Master’s in Real Estate Development (MSRED) […]

Joanna Stevens

Joanna Stevens joined Emerald Creek Capital in November of 2017. As an associate with the firm, she specializes in business development, loan origination, and underwriting. Previously, Ms. Stevens was the Project Administrator for Related Companies and Related Group where she was responsible for contract management and operations for a re-development project on Fort Lauderdale Beach. […]

Dustin Tenenbaum

Mr. Tenenbaum joined the Emerald Creek Capital origination team in July 2022. As a Vice President, he specializes in loan origination, underwriting and asset management. Previously, Mr. Tenenbaum was a Vice President in the valuation department at Bowery Valuation after he held the same role with Newmark. He has 12 years of commercial real estate […]

Matt Fantuzzi

Mr. Fantuzzi joined the Emerald Creek Capital origination team in March 2014. As a Vice President, he specializes in new business development, loan origination, and underwriting. Mr. Fantuzzi has executed on transactions for 1031 exchanges, partnership buyouts, and renovation loans. Previously, Mr. Fantuzzi was an Analyst in the corporate finance department at Hertz. He graduated […]

Dean Wang

As a Senior Vice President, Mr. Wang focuses on new business development, loan origination, and credit analysis. Prior to joining Emerald Creek, Mr. Wang was an Associate on the commercial real estate team at Bank of China, New York Branch. During his tenure, he underwrote and closed over $2 billion of commercial real estate loans […]

Mike Cleaver

As a Managing Director, Mr. Cleaver’s responsibilities include debt structuring and loan underwriting, as well as managing the origination team. Mr. Cleaver has structured and facilitated the closing of more than 250 transactions totaling more than $1 billion in short–term bridge loans nationwide. Mr. Cleaver is a member of the ICSC Association and Mortgage Bankers […]

Jeff Seidler

As a Managing Director, Mr. Seidler concentrates on loan origination, underwriting, asset management and construction monitoring. Mr. Seidler is a leader in the bridge lending industry having executed on over 250 transactions totaling over $1 billion nationwide. Mr. Seidler received degrees from James Madison University (College of Business) and New York University (Schack Institute of […]