The CRE Finance Council (CREFC) has named Paul T. Vanderslice president for the 2012-2013 term.
Vanderslice serves as managing director for Citigroup Global Markets, where he is co-head of the U.S. CMBS Group and head of Citi's commercial mortgage distribution efforts. Vanderslice succeeds Jack Cohen, CEO of Cohen Financial, who served as president of CREFC for the past 12 months.
‘I am pleased to serve as CREFC's president,’ says Vanderslice. ‘CREFC provides the commercial real estate finance industry with the platform for connecting and addressing the top issues facing the industry. I'm looking forward to facilitating involvement from all industry participants in the development of policies and practices that will bring about strong and healthy CRE finance markets.’