Mr. White has worked in real estate investment and finance since 1990.
He co-founded Endurance Real Estate Group in 2002. Mr. White provides leadership in developing and refining the firm’s portfolio and asset level strategies. He is involved in key aspects of the business on a strategic level. He provides input on major transactions such as negotiating and closing acquisitions, dispositions, debt procurement, equity structuring and leases. Prior to co-founding Endurance, Mr. White worked for 10 years at Fortis Advisors, the US investing arm for the $400B European insurance and banking group Fortis. During his last seven years at Fortis, he sourced, underwrote, negotiated, and closed equity investments on behalf of Fortis US insurance companies. He invested $182MM of equity in half a billion dollars of real estate for their accounts, earning them a 25% compounded IRR through the date of his departure. Prior to that, Mr. White managed the Fortis portfolio of distressed assets and mortgages, creating and overseeing the execution of these assets’ business and disposition plans. Mr. White closed commercial mortgage loans totaling $150MM with Cronheim Mortgage from 1990 to 1991.
Mr. White received his MBA in Finance and Statistics from the NYU Stern School of Business, graduating in the top 10% of his class. He received his BA in Economics from Rutgers College, graduating with Honors. He has also studied at the Lugwig-Maximilians University in Munich where he attained fluency in verbal and written German.