Mr. Taussig has more than 20 years of commercial real estate and banking experience in both the debt and equity markets. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Taussig was with Cabot Investment Properties, LLC in New York and was a principal with the real estate private equity firm Greenstreet Capital Partners, LLC. Mr. Taussig's previous experience included the oversight and management of the company's real estate investments, including ongoing operating performance and dispositions. Additionally, Mr. Taussig was with Citigroup Investments. His responsibilities at Citigroup included developing real estate investment opportunities tailored to the investment objectives of Citigroup and its global high net worth clientele within the Citigroup Private Bank. Mr. Taussig originated loans, performed loan management and managed portfolio exposure for The Citigroup Private Bank in Southeast Asia while stationed in Singapore. Prior to joining Citigroup, Mr. Taussig worked for seven years for Chemical Bank in New York and its subsidiary Texas Commerce Bank in Houston in a variety of real estate related capacities. Mr. Taussig holds an M.B.A. with a concentration in Finance from Tulane University in New Orleans and a B.B.A. in Petroleum Land Management from the University of Texas at Austin.