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Head of Investment Management, CRE & Debt Strategies

Abbe Franchot Borok

Head of Investment Management, CRE & Debt Strategies

Abbe Franchot Borok is a Managing Director and Head of Investment Management, CRE & Debt Strategies at Amherst Capital Management. In this role, Abbe is responsible for the day to day management of the CRE Lending Business, all private debt investment strategies, and oversight of the team that executes all public and private debt financing across the Amherst platform.

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