Capabilities: Debt Placement, Equity Structuring, Principal Investing. M&A Experience.
Geography: Nationwide & Caribbean
Property Types: Hotels, Self Storage, Retail, Office, Multifamily, Industrial
Matt Carney Biography:
Matt Carney is Vice President on Aries Capital’s National Originations & Business Development Team. He is responsible for structuring financing for hotel, industrial, self-storage, retail, office, multifamily and other commercial real estate properties nationwide, including construction, bridge, mezzanine and permanent debt and joint venture equity arrangement, as well as evaluating new capital sources and investment opportunities for the firm.
Prior to joining Aries Capital, Carney was a principal with California-based Sycamore, LLC, a real estate private equity fund he co-founded that focused on acquiring scaled portfolios of student housing assets. Prior to Sycamore, Carney was a member of the Private Equity Group at Ares Management in Los Angeles, where he evaluated equity and credit opportunities for the firm’s corporate opportunities funds. Carney began his career as an investment banking analyst in the mergers and acquisitions group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York.
Carney graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics. He is an avid skier and a lifelong fan of the Los Angeles Lakers and Dodgers.