Go West: Rockwood Launches West Coast Platform
Alessia Pirolo Sept. 11, 2012, 2:41 p.m.
Rockwood Real Estate Advisors, a New York-based commercial real estate investment banking firm and a subsidiary of CW Financial Services, has announced the launch of a West Coast Investment Sales and Mortgage Banking platform. The company is opening its first offices on the West Coast in San Francisco and Los Angeles.
Sean Fulp just joined Rockwood as managing director and Head of Western U.S. Investment Sales to lead the investment sales expansion effort. Andre Dobrowsky, a Rockwood managing director, relocated from New York to Los Angeles to establish the mortgage banking platform.
“We are very excited about our most recent expansion into San Francisco and Los Angeles, and the high caliber team we have brought on to lead this division,” said Dan McNulty, president of Rockwood, in a prepared statement
Previously, Mr. Fulp was a managing director of Newmark Knight Frank’s Capital Group based in San Francisco. From 2010-2012 in this role, he completed more than $1 billion of institutional sales transactions. Rockwood has also hired Michael Hegset to join Mr. Fulp in managing the day-to-day analytics of the group.
Mr. Dobrowsky joined the firm in 2005. Since then he has arranged more than $3 billion in transactions. In his 20-year career he has arranged $10 billion in transactions specializing in debt and equity placement, balance sheet lending facilities, lines of credit, preferred equity, construction loans and note sales.
Rockwood has other offices in Atlanta, GA.; Dallas, TX.; Miami, FL.; West Chester, Ohio; Orlando, FL.; and Washington D.C.