David J. Loo – Managing Director, Founding Principal

Mr. Loo is a founding member of Hudson Realty Capital and a member of the Investment Committee.  Mr. Loo is primarily responsible for Hudson’s fund raising activity, as well overseeing its administration and strategic direction.  In 2001, Mr. Loo co-founded Newbridge, a real estate investment company which invested exclusively with SWH and is one of the predecessor companies of Hudson Realty Capital.  Prior to founding Newbridge and Hudson Realty Capital, Mr. Loo was a Managing Director at CSFB where he co-formed the Portfolio Bids Group, which invested in and managed commercial mortgage debt and real estate equity investments.  During Mr. Loo’s tenure, the Portfolio Bids Group acquired and managed over $3 billion of real estate assets.  Mr. Loo was also a member of CSFB’s Real Estate Investment Committee.  Prior to co-forming the Portfolio Bids Group, Mr. Loo served as CSFB’s primary commercial mortgage whole loan trader and was an original member of the Praedium Recovery Funds.  Before joining CSFB in 1992, Mr. Loo was a Consulting Manager for Kenneth Leventhal & Co. where he specialized in portfolio evaluations, debtor workouts and commercial mortgage due diligence.  Mr. Loo received his M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his B.A. from Wesleyan University.