Eric J. Alini
Prior to founding the CounterpointeSRE, Mr. Alini was responsible for the Merrill Lynch Global Principal Finance Group investing and risk management for over $21 Billion of alternative assets.
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Managing Director, Principal Transactions
Mr. Harmon leads the Principal Transaction Group focused on construction, transitional and rehab investments. Prior to CSRE, Mr. Harmon served as a Managing Director at Arden Group, where he served as Portfolio Manager of the Arden Credit Fund.
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Michele Pitale, M.D.
Managing Director, Retrofits
A physician turned sustainability financier, Dr. Pitale leads CounterpointeSRE’s retrofit financing team through which she has directly originated or managed transactions ranging from one hundred thousand dollars to as large as large as $49.5MM.
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Managing Director, General Counsel
Ms. Giaccio is responsible for all legal, regulatory, litigation and compliance matters for the firm. Prior to CSRE, Giaccio practiced commercial real estate law at The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and at Dewey Ballantine LLP.
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Mr. Storm manages the closing process for Counterpointe’s Commercial PACE financing transactions and supports the General Counsel and senior management on a variety of related legal matters. Before joining CSRE, Storm served as an in-house attorney for Arbor Realty Trust where he closed hundreds of commercial multi-family real estate loans totaling more than $3B over four-plus years.
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Executive Director, Business Development
Christopher Kane is an Executive Director and is responsible for business development and origination. Based out of Chicago, Chris provides PACE financing nationwide for sustainability and resiliency projects to owners and operators of commercial real estate.
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Executive Director, Retrofit Transactions and Head Of ESG Research
Mary-Stuart Freydberg serves as Head of ESG Research and Executive Director, Retrofit Transactions focusing on efficiency and renewable investments to upgrade commercial properties. Prior to CounterpointeSRE, Ms. Freydberg was Senior Director at Merrill Lynch CMBS Research where she advised the originators, trading desk and institutional investors on North American Real Estate.
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Noreen Ehrlich oversees various finance, accounting, treasury, and reporting functions for the firm. Prior to joining Counterpointe, Ms. Ehrlich was a CFO in Manhattan’s real estate private equity industry at Aetos Real Estate Capital and Thor Equities and the Controller at NorthStar Capital. She began her career at Ernst & Young – Real Estate Division and holds an active CPA license in New York State.
Managing Director, Capital Markets
Mr. Nirmul is a leader within the energy, sustainability and resiliency space with demonstrated experience in government and public policy, real estate and sustainability-focused investment. He works on expanding the PACE Market in Florida, creating value-driven financing solutions for commercial building owners and engages stakeholders to accelerate the uptake of energy and resiliency investments nationwide.
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Managing Director, Business Development
CJ DeSantis is responsible for new business development after years of establishing new partnerships with cities and counties and managing existing relationships with participating PACE municipalities during the formation of the PACE industry. Prior to Counterpointe Energy Solutions and CounterpointeSRE, CJ was a Managing Director in Deutsche Bank’s CRE Group.
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Executive Director, Business Development
Mr. Stark is an Executive Director and is responsible for business development and origination. Located in Southwest Florida, Terry brings an extensive financial background to the PACE team. Terry previously spent over 15 years with PNC Bank in the St. Louis, MO market running the Business Banking division in St. Louis and Southern Illinois.
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Senior Associate, Transactions
Mr. Singh is a Senior Associate for Transactions & Funding at CounterpointeSRE. Prior to joining CounterpointeSRE, he worked in the Tax line of service at PwC LLP as a Senior Associate and specialized in alternative investments.
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Senior Investment Analyst
Mr. Sanfilippo is a Senior Investment Analyst at the firm, specializing in real estate underwriting, title analysis and legal compliance. With over 5 years of title and real estate experience, he focuses mainly on analyzing and processing commercial PACE transactions.
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Director of Servicing
Bernard Bartolome brings more than 20 years of financial and business process management experience. He has spent years in the residential lending arenas of Processing, Underwriting, Servicing, and Insuring.
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Executive Director of Marketing & Communications
Mr. Moskowitz directs marketing for CounterpointeSRE (CSRE) as well as Counterpointe Energy Solutions and its affiliated firms, including Chicago PACE. Prior to joining CSRE, Moskowitz led the marketing efforts of Greenworks Lending.
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Transactions Analyst, Retrofit Transactions
Patrick is a transactions analyst at the firm, and works on sizing, underwriting, and processing commercial PACE transactions. He is a 2021 graduate from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, with one of his concentrations being finance.
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