Participant Capital Advisors, a real estate investment management firm and private placement sponsor focused on ground-up real estate developments, has hired Eli Neusner as managing director and head of U.S. investor relations.
Neusner has experience in asset management, capital raising and investor relations. According to the company, he has worked with alternative investment managers and has been particularly active in fundraising for private equity real estate transactions and funds, raising more than $2 billion over the past 10 years from family offices, wealth management firms and high-net-worth individuals.
Prior to joining Participant Capital, Neusner managed investor relations for Auerbach Funds, a Charlotte-based private equity real estate fund manager targeting U.S. value-add and distressed real estate. He is the founder of the EastSide Group, an investor relations and strategic marketing firm serving alternative fund managers and real estate firms. He holds an MBA from Boston University and bachelor’s degree from Columbia University.
“Eli brings extensive investor relations, capital raising, communications and client relationship management experience to the firm,” said Bernie Wasserman, president. “He has a deep understanding of private equity real estate and the real estate investment needs of high-net-worth individuals and families. Affluent investors appreciate differentiated real estate opportunities, and in today’s volatile market, real estate can be an attractive low volatility alternative…”
Participant Capital is a real estate investment management firm that provides wealth managers with access to preferred equity, project, and fund investment opportunities.