Full Name
Robert R. Foley
TPG Real Estate Finance
Bob Foley is Chief Financial and Risk Officer of TPG RE Finance Trust (“TRTX”), an NYSE-traded commercial mortgage REIT with total assets of $5.5 billion and equity capitalization of $1.45 billion. Bob is also a managing director and business unit partner of TPG Real Estate, which is the external manager of TRTX. Previously, Bob was with TPG Sixth Street Partners LP (“TSSP”), where he directed credit-based investment activity in United States commercial real estate for the $30 billion AUM special situations platform of TPG. Bob was a co-founder, Chief Financial Officer and later Chief Operating Officer of Gramercy Capital Corp. (NYSE: GPT), a real estate investment trust with debt and net lease investments throughout the United States acquired in late 2018 by Blackstone. Bob previously served as co-head of high yield commercial real estate debt investing for Goldman, Sachs & Co.’s special situations group, and led the domestic commercial real estate capital markets business at Bankers Trust Company (since merged with Deutsche Bank). He began his career with Touche Ross & Co. in its San Francisco office. Bob earned B.A. degrees in Economics and Political Science from Stanford University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of many real estate trade groups, including since the mid-1990s CREFC and its predecessors.