Matthew Zisler joined Greystone in 2022 as a Senior Managing Director that leads the preferred equity and joint venture advisory and production group. The equity platform is intended to provide subordinate financing and help meet borrowers’ changing capital needs during today’s higher interest rate environment as financing transactions commonly yield lower senior loan proceeds.
Mr. Zisler is a commercial real estate executive with over 20 years and over $5 billion in closed transactions and expertise in acquisitions, capital raising, equity investments, development and structured finance. He most recently lead commercial acquisitions for Broe Real Estate in Denver, focusing on multifamily, office, medical office, life science, retail and structured investments. He is the co-founder and board advisor to Zisler Capital Associates, a national real estate capital consulting and brokerage firm, where he served as principal and COO for eleven years leading their debt brokerage, equity and preferred equity transactions business. Mr. Zisler was previously a managing director at AckmanZiff Real Estate Group and member of the equity committee. Prior to Zisler Capital Associates, he acquired commercial and multifamily properties while working for Buchanan Street Partners in Los Angeles and Heitman in Chicago. He started his career at Goldman Sachs in Equity Derivative Trading in New York City.
Mr. Zisler earned his B.A. in Economics from Boston College. He is a registered real estate broker in the state of Colorado and is a member of various industry groups including the Commercial Redevelopment Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI).