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Berkadia Adds Director, Associate Director in LA

Berkadia added director Chris Tresp and associate director Kenji Thomas to the investment sales platform, based in Los Angeles. They will report to Mike Miner, SVP – co-head of investment sales and production operations.

Before joining Berkadia, Tresp was a VP at CBRE for eight years, and spent three years as a director at Newmark. At Berkadia, Tresp will specialize in multifamily investment and land sales as well as equity placements for ground-up development throughout Southern California. 

Thomas previously held roles at Eastdil Secured, The Dinerstein Companies, and JPI, gaining extensive experience in multifamily advisory services and institutional development. He will specialize in multifamily equity and land sales throughout Southern California for Berkadia, as well as portfolio sales and capital structuring for complex real estate transactions.

Pictured: Chris Tresp.

Connect Orange County will take place Sept. 27, 2023 at VEA | Newport Beach Marriott in Newport Beach, concurrently with Connect Healthcare Real Estate on Sept. 27 and 28. Click here to register for Connect Orange County, and here to register for Connect Healthcare Real Estate.  


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