Healthcare Real Estate Lending
People - MidCap Financial Services, LLC*
Kevin McMeen is a co-founder of MidCap Financial and President of Real Estate Lending. Prior to joining MidCap, Mr. McMeen created and ran the real estate lending practice for Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch Capital, Mr. McMeen led the healthcare real estate segment of GE Healthcare Commercial Finance and its predecessor, Heller Healthcare Finance. Mr. McMeen serves as the Chair on the board of the National Investment Centers for the Seniors Housing and Care Industries, he served on the advisory board of the Erickson Executive Education program at University of Maryland Baltimore County, and is an active member of the American Seniors Housing Association. Mr. McMeen holds a M.S. in Urban and Regional Planning from Georgia Tech and a B.S. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin.
Lawrence Brin is a member of MidCap’s Real Estate Lending group and leads MidCap’s medical office building and outpatient facility lending platform. Mr. Brin also has extensive experience underwriting seniors housing and skilled nursing transactions at MidCap. Prior to joining MidCap, Mr. Brin was a member of the real estate underwriting team of Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance. Mr. Brin began his career practicing corporate law at the New York law firm of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. Mr. Brin holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and a B.A. with Honors in English from the University of Michigan. Mr. Brin is active with the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care, with which he was a member of the Future Leaders Council.
Jason McMeen is responsible for originating debt financing for MidCap’s real estate lending product. Prior to MidCap, Mr. McMeen was a loan originator with GE Capital – Healthcare Financial Services for seven years. While at GE Capital, Mr. McMeen originated over $1 billion in senior housing commitments. Prior to GE Capital, Mr. McMeen spent ten years in the commercial real estate finance business holding roles in underwriting, portfolio management and originations. Mr. McMeen holds a B.A. from the University of Iowa.
David Sharp is responsible for originating debt financing for MidCap’s real estate lending product, focusing on the Midwest markets. Prior to MidCap, Mr. Sharp was a senior vice president with the Prime Group Inc., a Chicago based real estate development and investment company. Prior to the Prime Group, Mr. Sharp’s previous experience includes an executive role with a private real estate investment company as well as a Vice President, Senior loan originator with a publicly traded commercial real estate lender, where he originated over $1.0 billion in loan commitments covering all asset classes of commercial real estate. Mr. Sharp holds a B.A., with an emphasis in Finance, from the University of Iowa.
Richard Graham is currently head of underwriting for MidCap’s Real Estate Lending group. Prior to joining MidCap, Mr. Graham was Group Head and Chief Production Officer for Green Park Healthcare Finance, the dedicated healthcare group of Green Park Financial. Prior to that, Mr. Graham was a Vice President for Merrill Lynch Capital Healthcare Finance and held various investment banking positions with Bear Stearns & Co., SG Cowen Securities, and Arthur Andersen Corporate Finance. Mr. Graham holds an M.B.A. with Honors from the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business and a B.A. in Economics and Environmental Sciences with Distinction from the University of Virginia.
Eric Kammerer is the Head of Real Estate Finance and Syndications at MidCap and previously led real estate originations since MidCap’s inception in 2008. Prior to MidCap, Mr. Kammerer was employed at Merrill Lynch Capital from 2004-2008 where he was the top real estate loan originator in 3 consecutive years and a 2005 President’s Award winner. Prior to Merrill Lynch Capital, Mr. Kammerer was a member of the real estate and corporate debt capital markets groups at Banc of America Securities from 1997-2004. Mr. Kammerer received a M.B.A with honors from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University and a B.A. in Political Science from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
* See "Firm Overview" page for information on MidCap Financial's relationship with MidCap Financial Services, LLC and Apollo Capital Management, L.P.