May 12, 2017
Chicago-based Heitman LLC appointed Richard Caterina senior vice president in its real estate debt group. Caterina, who is based in Los Angeles and joins from Johnson Capital, will be responsible for originating and structuring mezzanine and senior debt opportunities across all real estate sectors in the Western U.S.
Caterina brings three decades of CRE experience, and will primarily focus on markets in Southern and Northern California, as well as Phoenix, Denver, Las Vegas, Seattle and Portland.
While at Johnson Capital, which was acquired by Walker & Dunlop in 2014, he arranged more than $1.5 billion in CRE transactions, originating and placing construction, bridge, mezzanine and permanent loans and equity nationally. Caterina’s career also includes positions with Birtcher Real Estate Group, Fleet Financial Group, Banque Indosuez and the Goodkin Real Estate Consulting Group/KPMG Consulting.
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