JER Partners’ primary business lines include the private equity real estate investment
business, which specializes in managing and providing discretionary investment advice
to private funds that invest in real estate and real estate related investments
that are primarily owned by third party investors through interests in funds structured
by JER Partners. Since 1997, JER Partners has managed eight funds in the U.S and
Europe with more than $4 billion of equity commitments from prominent investors
domiciled in the U.S., Canada, Europe and the Middle East. Through these funds JER
Partners, together with its financial partners, has purchased over 12,000 individual
assets in more than 175 separate transactions with a gross investment in excess
of $18 billion.
JER Partners also invests in CMBS, mezzanine financing and other structured debt
products and was a Special Servicer of commercial mortgage debt and securities
for 20 years. During this period, the firm was engaged as Special Servicer in
the U.S. to more than 50 CMBS transactions with a combined par value in excess
of $60 billion.
Our talented and diversely experienced team of investment management professionals
is critical to JER Partners’ ability to deliver value to our investors. The investment
management team is supported by a deep operational infrastructure that includes
full-time, in-house risk management, legal, capital markets and client relations,
finance and accounting, human resources, technology and other professionals dedicated
to supporting the company’s investment management activities.