Team

Eric J. Alini

Eric J. Alini

Managing Partner

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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Douglas Harmon

Douglas Harmon

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.

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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Evelyn Giaccio

Evelyn Giaccio

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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Taimur Jamil

Taimur Jamil

Managing Director, Hybrid PACE and Structured Finance

Mr. Jamil is a Managing Director at the firm. Prior he was at Spruce Finance, a consumer lending platform for energy efficiency financing, where he helped develop and launch its residential PACE program, and previously was the head of capital markets and asset management at Sol-Wind (later SPI Energy).

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Christopher Kane

Christopher Kane

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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Mary-Stuart Freydberg

Mary-Stuart Freydberg

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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Martin Nunnally

Martin Nunnally

Director, Principal Transactions

Mr. Nunnally is an experienced commercial real estate professional with a diverse background in equity, debt, CMBS, development, and sustainable real estate transaction analysis. Prior to joining Counterpointe SRE, he has held roles as a bridge loan underwriter, Associate Director at Fitch Ratings, and Investment Analyst at Prudential.

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Devesh Nirmul

Devesh Nirmul

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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CJ DeSantis

CJ DeSantis

Executive 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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Terry Stark

Terry Stark

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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Adam Lipkin

Adam Lipkin

Executive Director, Business Development

Mr. Lipkin is an Executive Director with Counterpointe Sustainable Real Estate. Mr. Lipkin is a native South Floridian and has worked in the South Florida community as a commercial real estate finance professional for the last 14 years. 

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AJ Grocki

AJ Grocki

Director of Accounting Operations

AJ Grocki is Director of Accounting Operations for CounterpointeSRE. His responsibilities include managing the Company’s accounting and financial reporting activities. Prior to joining Counterpointe, he worked in the Audit & Assurance practice at Deloitte LLP and primarily focused on public energy and private consumer business clients.

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Bernard Bartolome

Bernard Bartolome

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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Samantha Ortiz

Samantha Ortiz

Servicing Analyst

Samantha Ortiz is a Servicing Analyst for Counterpointe Energy Solution. At the firm she supports and services clients’ accounts by anticipating their needs while maintaining and upholding the company standards.

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Chris Sanfilippo

Chris Sanfilippo

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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Patrick Carousso

Patrick Carousso

Transactions Analyst, Retrofit Transactions

Coming soon.

Nicole Cassata

Nicole Cassata

Accounting Analyst

Coming soon.

Adam Moskowitz

Adam Moskowitz

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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