Richard Sutton is Director of Capital Markets at Lev in their New York City office.
As Director of Capital Markets at Lev, Richard oversees placement and execution of debt and equity financings, including property acquisitions, asset recapitalizations, development projects, credit facilities and distressed situations. As a banker and capital markets advisor, Richard has closed over $5.0 billion in commercial real estate transactions across all major asset classes, sponsor business plans and lender execution strategies.
Prior to Lev, Richard was a Vice President at Meridian Capital, focusing on the origination, negotiation and execution of stabilized, bridge and construction loans on behalf of real estate investors, developers and funds. Before Meridian, Richard was in Deutsche Bank’s Commercial Real Estate Group and Special Situations Group, where he focused on the origination and execution of CMBS and balance sheet loans as well as construction loans, credit facilities and note portfolio acquisitions on behalf of the investment bank.
Richard graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and minor in real estate from the Cornell School of Hotel Administration.