Managing Director Real Estate Debt Strategy
The Blackstone Group International Partners LLP
Joseph Pedlow is a Managing Director of the Blackstone Group focused on our Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies in Europe. He is based in London.
Prior to joining Blackstone, Mr. Pedlow was a Managing Director of StormHarbour Securities in London providing real estate capital markets advisory services to institutional clients. He was at Merrill Lynch from 2006 to 2009 where he was Managing Director and head of the Financial Sponsors Real Estate Finance and Securitisation team responsible for origination, structuring and distribution of debt products related to real estate assets and real estate operating companies. Prior to Merrill Lynch, Mr. Pedlow had a 19-year career with Citigroup Real Estate with positions in New York, Canada and London. In London since 1996, Mr. Pedlow was instrumental in establishing Citigroup’s European CMBS conduit (EMC) and led the origination of more than $20billion worth of mortgaged backed loans and securities, mezzanine and equity co-investments. He has held board level positions in equity joint ventures for various UK development projects.
Mr. Pedlow has a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate and Urban Economics from the University of Connecticut.