Linda Chan serves as ACRES’ Chief Credit Officer and the senior executive overseeing the underwriting team. In addition, Ms. Chan works closely with Mark Fogel to manage Company operations and business development, which includes investor relations, capital raise efforts, deal originations, human resources and day-to-day Company operations.
Ms. Chan started at ACRES as a Senior Vice President of Loan Production and Screening overseeing ACRES’ deal flow from initial inception through loan closing. Ms. Chan has over 10 years of asset management and underwriting experience. Prior to joining ACRES, Ms. Chan was a Vice President at Capital One Bank, N.A.’s (NYSE: COF) where she proactively managed an $850 million commercial real estate loan portfolio, underwrote complex credit modifications and amendments of existing loans and managed relationships with principals and sponsors with $50 million to $1 billion in exposure. Prior to COF, she was at Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE: ABR) where she managed a national portfolio of REIT loans, conducted risk assessment and ensured compliance for the firm’s $3.5B portfolio.
Ms. Chan holds a Master of Science in Real Estate with concentration in Finance & Investment from New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a minor in Mathematics from New York University.