Mr. Valatsos joined the firm in 2018. As an Associate in the European Transactions group, based in London, he is responsible for underwriting, sourcing and closing real estate transactions. Additionally, he is providing support for developing new joint venture opportunities across Europe as well as managing Harrison Street’s existing relationships with operators and developers within the alternative asset sectors.
Prior to joining Harrison Street, Mr. Valatsos was an Investment Banking Analyst in the CMBS origination team at J.P. Morgan, London focusing on loan acquisitions, distressed debt financings and securitizations for commercial real estate assets across Europe. Previously, Mr. Valatsos worked at the debt investments and special situations team at LaSalle Investment Management and investment banking team at Lazard as a summer associate.
Mr. Valatsos received his MS in Real Estate Finance from Columbia University, New York and he is an active member of Urban Land Institute (ULI) and Real Estate Lenders Association (RELA).