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Head of Originations, Commercial Real Estate Lending

Abbe Franchot Borok

Head of Originations, Commercial Real Estate Lending

Abbe Franchot Borok is a Managing Director and Head of Originations for the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Lending business at Amherst Capital Management.  In this role, Abbe is responsible for the origination of mortgage debt on all types of commercial real estate assets.  

Prior to joining Amherst Capital, Abbe was a senior member of the CRE Lending team at CapitalSource, the national lending division of Pacific Western Bank. Abbe has broad experience in sourcing and underwriting commercial real estate debt, with a focus on interim senior loans backing transitional or value add business plans. Prior to CapitalSource, Abbe held various positions in marketing and brand management. 

Abbe holds an MBA in finance from Columbia University and a BA in Communications from the University of Pennsylvania and is a member of several real estate organizations including ULI, CREFC, Bisnow, PEWIN and ICSC.


Commercial Real Estate Lending