Mr. Mermel has over 30 years of experience in real estate finance, advisory, acquisition, and principal activities in New York City. Over this period he has completed $42B in public/strategic advisory, $23B in private financial advisory and 25MM square feet of acquisitions. He is currently Managing Member of Mermel & McLain Management LLC, a real estate acquisition firm, and Chief Executive Officer of Tenantwise, a real estate advisory firm.
Prior to founding these firms, Mr Mermel was employed at Morgan Stanley, Wm. A. White/Tishman East, and The Bank of New York. Mr. Mermel received a B.A. from the University of Vermont, where he was President of the Senior Men’s Honorary Society. He also received an M.A. from Columbia University in American History and an MDiv. from the Yale Divinity School.