Mr. Pozatek is a Managing Director for Cerberus within the Firm’s real estate platform. He is responsible for the origination of Cerberus’ real estate investments in the United States, including sourcing, underwriting, financing, and closing real estate transactions. He is also directly involved in the asset management of the Firm’s real estate property and portfolio investments. Since joining Cerberus in 2007, Mr. Pozatek has worked on transactions with a total value of over $3 billion and has been instrumental in the acquisition of real estate assets through a range of strategies and deal structures.
Prior to Cerberus, Mr. Pozatek was a Vice President at O’Connor Capital Partners, where he was responsible for underwriting real estate principal investments. From 1997 to 2001, he was an Associate at Penske Capital Partners, a transportation-focused private equity firm. Mr. Pozatek also worked at Compass Partners, a boutique investment bank, and started his career in the Investment Banking division at Merrill Lynch.
Mr. Pozatek graduated from Middlebury College and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.