Edward L. Shugrue III
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Shugrue founded Talmage, LLC, is its Chief Executive Officer, and established its private funds business in 2003. Talmage manages approximately $2 billion of commercial real estate assets and is a rated Special Servicer and CDO manager. Talmage has made over $10 billion of commercial real estate debt investments including whole loans, subordinate debt and CMBS. From 1997 until 2003, Mr. Shugrue was the Chief Financial Officer of Capital Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CT). Prior to that, he was employed by Bear Stearns & Co. and by River Bank America which he help take public and then sell in 1996.
Mr. Shugrue is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a BA (honors) in political science and a degree from the Wharton School. Mr. Shugrue is a former governor of the Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities Association (CMSA), now Commercial Real Estate Finance Council (CREFC).