Mr. Guziewicz joined Arbor Realty Trust in July 2008. As Managing Director, Chief Credit Officer, he oversees the underwriting process for all structured finance transactions and is a Voting Member of Arbor’s Credit Committee. The structured finance group originates, structures, underwrites and funds debt and equity financing for various asset types and classes of commercial real estate nationwide.
Mr. Guziewicz has more than 20 years of commercial mortgage underwriting experience. Prior to joining Arbor, he was a Director for Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., where he was responsible for managing the underwriting of loans from $50 million to over $5 billion, which were originated for securitization or private placement in capital markets. He has also held positions at Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc., Aetna Real Estate Investments, and GE Capital.
Mr. Guziewicz earned a Master of Business Administration in Finance with a concentration in Real Estate from the University of Connecticut and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/International Business from the University of New Haven.