Finance and Business Development
Eric Russell is a finance expert with a passion for deal flow. Before joining CA South Development, Eric worked as a management consultant and Junior Partner for Yorkstein Acquisition Partners. He is well versed in underwriting Acquisitions ($350M acquired), site sourcing, structuring joint ventures, transactions advisory, and financial modeling. During his time at both publicly traded and private equity portfolio companies, he has created millions of dollars in value by optimizing health care based real estate assets, reducing tax burdens by $4M+ annually.
An avid start-up enthusiast and entrepreneur, Eric has worked with and advised two real estate start-ups. Both of which leverage big data and machine learning to disrupt the residential real estate investment market. Eric’s passion for real estate and love for travel brought him to Madrid, Spain. During which time, he worked with and studied both real estate development and urban planning across Europe with some of the most prominent figureheads in the European real estate market.
Eric has an MBA from Carnegie Mellon, an MRED (Master in Real Estate Development) from ie Business School (Madrid, Spain), and a BBA from the University of Kentucky.