Capital One appoints new head of commercial real estate

Capital One appoints new head of commercial real estate

Capital One announced that Jamie Henderson will join as Executive Vice President and Head of Commercial Real Estate starting in January 2020.

Jamie Henderson has nearly 20 years of experience in commercial real estate and served most recently as a Partner and Head of Real Estate Debt at Ares Management Corporation and CEO of Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation.

Prior to joining Ares in April 2017 Henderson held a variety of leadership roles at Barings Real Estate Advisors, a global advisory firm, and its predecessor companies Cornerstone Real Estate Advisors and Babson Capital Management. At Barings, he was Head of Structured Real Estate Investments where he oversaw a leading high yield real estate debt investment platform with teams in the United States and Europe.

Additionally, he was responsible for Barings Multifamily Capital, a 100-person operating company dedicated to providing a variety of capital solutions to the multifamily industry, including mezzanine, preferred equity, bridge, agency, and FHA executions.

Jamie Henderson will report directly to Michael Slocum, President of Commercial Banking and Northeast Market President.

“Jamie is a seasoned real estate lender and investor with both private and public company leadership experience across multiple asset categories. Combined with his experience in building diverse, high performing teams, I have full confidence that Jamie is the best person to lead and grow our Commercial Real Estate business,” said Michael Slocum.