Berkadia Further Expands Medical & Life Sciences Platform with Addition of Mike Cerny
Jacksonville, FL – December 5, 2022 – Berkadia announced today the addition of Vice President and Lead Underwriter Mike Cerny to the Medical & Life Sciences platform, alongside Senior Managing Director and Head of Medical & Life Sciences Sabrina Solomiany.
“We’re thrilled to be adding Mike to our team,” said Solomiany. “His years of experience in healthcare real estate as well as his underwriting expertise will add incredible value to our growing team.”
Cerny joins Berkadia from Wells Fargo’s specialty real estate finance group, where he served as Director and Lead Underwriter for medical office and life sciences. During his time at Wells Fargo, he was part of a team and directly contributed to closing $2B in healthcare real estate loan commitments.
“I’m excited to join Berkadia under Sabrina’s leadership and I look forward to being part of a team that will be a leader in national investment sales, debt placements and JV equity solutions for medical office and life sciences,” said Cerny. “Berkadia is focused on the team’s long-term success and is providing all the necessary resources so that we become a leading team in our space.”
Prior to Wells Fargo, Cerny previously held similar senior level underwriting and valuation roles for Capital One and GE Capital.
Mike received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Calvin University and achieved the CCIM designation in 2016.
The Medical & Life Sciences team provides comprehensive solutions for the various specialties of healthcare real estate including medical office buildings, life sciences, hospitals, surgery centers, post-acute care and behavioral health facilities.