Berkadia Adds Managing Director to Mortgage Banking Platform
DC Metro – May 30, 2023 – Berkadia announced today the addition of Managing Director Brian Gould to the Mortgage Banking platform. Gould will be based out of Berkadia’s DC Metro office, which is led by Senior Managing Director Patrick McGlohn.
“Brian is a highly regarded veteran in the commercial real estate finance industry, and I’m thrilled to welcome him to Berkadia,” said McGlohn. “With his prior experience as a mortgage broker, owner, developer, and lender, Brian brings a wealth of knowledge that will enhance our team’s ability to better serve our clients. We couldn’t be happier to welcome him to the team.”
Brian will arrange loans and JV equity for commercial real estate owners and developers on various property types including multifamily, single-family rental, industrial, retail, office, self-storage, and more. Over the course of his 22-year career, Gould has closed over $15 billion in transactions.
Prior to joining Berkadia, Brian was a Managing Director at Chatham Financial, where he led a newly established CRE capital advisory team in Washington D.C. In his four years at Chatham, Brian and his team sourced over $1.5 billion of construction, bridge, and permanent financings for over 20 clients. Previously, Brian spent nine years with JBG SMITH ((NYSE: JBGS) formerly The JBG Companies) as the Director of Capital Markets, overseeing the financing needs of the company’s commercial real estate portfolio. Brian and the team completed over $1 billion of financings annually with banks, debt funds, agency, CMBS, and life companies. Brian began his career as a CRE lender. He spent three years at Prudential Financial (NYSE: PRU) followed by six years with Guggenheim Partners. Brian is a 2001 graduate of Northwestern University and earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.