Steven Weiss

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Steven Weiss

Managing Director, Capital Markets

Steven Weiss joined Besen Partners in June 2019 after a tenure as Managing Director for the Carlton Group where he successfully arranged over $600 million in debt and equity placements since 2016. He worked side-by-side with the prolific Chairman, Howard Michaels, affectionately known as the “toughest boss in real estate” for over 9 years during a time when the firm closed over $130 billion of commercial real estate transactions.


Steven brings over 15 years of CRE experience to the team at Besen Partners and will be instrumental in growing the national full service real estate platform. He has a particular expertise in providing high leverage capital for construction, bridge and land transactions in the multifamily, hotel, and office asset classes located in the Top 20 markets.


Prior to entering real estate Mr. Weiss held positions at prestigious Wall Street firms such as Merrill Lynch, Donaldson Lufkin Jenrette, Spear Leads Kellogg, as well as, Fortune 200 entertainment firms Interactive Corporation and Disney ABC.


He is a proud graduate of the University of Delaware where he obtained a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in financial management.