ReadyCap Commerical's senior management team has a wealth of experience with a proven track record of leading successful commercial real estate lending operations and staff. Committed to recruiting and retaining the best people, ReadyCap insists on integrity and the bold decisions that drive change. Through deep experience and diversity, the team works to continuously deliver innovative products and efficient processes.
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Anuj Gupta has more than 20 years of experience in commercial real estate lending. Prior to assuming the position of President at ReadyCap, Anuj led commercial real estate capital markets and new origination loan pricing for Waterfall Asset Management (“Waterfall”) and ReadyCap, while also playing an integral role in the launch and growth of the bridge and conventional real estate lending platforms. Anuj played a key role in loan originations and acquisitions that eventually sold into $1.5 billion of securitizations that he led. Before joining Waterfall, he co-led the $5 billion U.S. Department of the Treasury sponsored Public-Private Investment Fund Joint Venture between GE Capital and Angelo, Gordon & Co. formed to purchase CMBS and RMBS securities. Anuj was also Head of GE Real Estate’s CMBS group in New York, where he oversaw the origination and securitization of over $3.7 billion of mortgage loans. From 2003 to 2006, Anuj led capital market activities for three GE Capital businesses, particularly launching GE’s small balance real estate originate-to-sell program where he oversaw the build of that securitization program into which over $6 billion of mortgage loans were originated and sold. Anuj was also an Officer at Fannie Mae, a founder of a $300 million per annum start-up specialty finance originator and an analyst in the Mortgage and Asset-Backed Securities Group at Greenwich Capital Markets and NatWest Securities.
Chief Financial Officer
Jackie Schorr brings over 22 years of financial experience to her elevated role for the ReadyCap organization and its lending divisions. Previously, Schorr served as controller for ReadyCap Lending, the nationally recognized SBA Preferred Lender and subsidiary of ReadyCap Commercial, since its inception in 2014. Prior to joining ReadyCap Lending, Schorr was controller of CIT Small Business Lending, as well as a manager in the Vendor Finance Group for 14 years.
David A. Cohen
Managing Director and Chief Production Officer
David A. Cohen brings over 25 years of transaction and structuring experience to his current role as a Managing Director and the Chief Production Officer for the commercial real estate bridge lending team. David leads the team for new loan production, structuring and pricing for all value-add bridge loans. Prior to joining the Ready Capital, David held positions as a Managing Director and National Production Manager at Doral Property Finance, a Regional Director at GE Real Estate, a Managing Director at CIBC World Markets’ Commercial Real Estate Finance Group, a First Vice President at Paine Webber Real Estate Securities, and as a Managing Director at Furman Selz LLC. David began his career as an attorney at the national law firm of Kelley Drye & Warren. David earned a B.A. from SUNY- Albany, and his graduate degrees with a M.B.A. from Syracuse University School of Management and a J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law. He had also attended New York University’s Masters of Laws (L.L.M.) program.
Chief Credit Officer - Commercial
Dominick Scali has over 14 years experience in the financial services industry. He has held a handful of leadership positions, and most recently served as a director and head of underwriting and transaction management for Doral Bank. Prior to joining the management team at Doral, Dominick focused on origination, credit and portfolio management as a Vice President at Anglo Irish Bank. Dominick began his career at Citibank as a management associate with a focus on the affordable housing division. Dominick earned a bachelors degree in economics from Columbia University.
Chief Administrative Officer
Dawnyel Dishman has more than 14 years of experience in closing commercial real estate transactions. Prior to joining ReadyCap, Dawnyel spent nearly five years with Fannie Mae, in the Multifamily Loss Mitigation group. Previously, she was the Closing Manager for the Small Balance Originations Platform at Principal Financial Group.
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