Mr. Kessler has built his thirty-year capital markets career in a variety of roles and companies in business development (capital raising/sales).
Mr. Kessler has experience as a capital solutions provider working with real estate sponsors, CIO’s and has relationships with Family offices, Institutional Investors, Trusts and Banks. He has managed investment capital fund raising platforms for Public Real Estate sponsor’s, Private Equity Real Estate Funds and early stage real estate partnerships.
Mr. Kessler has investment marketing experience at BlackRock, UBS, Guggenheim and Merrill Lynch.
SECURITY LICENSES, EDUCATION, MEMBERSHIPS & ACHIEVEMENTS
California Real Estate License, Good standing through Dec 2022
FINRA Series Licenses 7, 65, 66
State of California Health, Life, Accident Insurance, #0M81206 Good standing through 2021
California Notary License, Commissioned January 2019
B.S. B.A. (Finance) American University at the Kogod College of Business, Washington, D.C.,
AIF, Accredited Investment Fiduciary, March 1, 2015
CIMA, Certified Investment Management Analyst Member ID: 895
AIS (Advanced Strategist) Portfolio Risk Management, IMCA 2013
Investment Management Consultants Association, Member since 1995
ACG (Association for Corporate Growth) Member since 2011, Los Angeles, CA
ACG Board Member Programs Committee 2014-2016, Los Angeles, CA.
Completed Eleven Marathons, most recently: NYC 2018, LA 2016, Boston 2014, Chicago 2014.
Volunteer and Community Service Experience:
Amnesty International USA, NY
Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank, CA
Make a Wish Foundation, CA
Operation Gratitude, CA
Ronald McDonald House, ILL
Special Olympics Summer Games, CA