Alex oversees the diligence, underwriting, structuring, and execution for all of Catalyst’s investments into acquisitions and developments.  In this capacity, he acts as the transactional point of contact for external debt & equity partners and Catalyst’s internal private equity platform.  Alex also spearheads Catalyst’s real estate planning strategy to assist healthcare providers in making evidence-based real estate decisions.

Prior to joining Catalyst, Alex was the Director of Review & Compliance for a national conduit issuer and U.S. Treasury certified Community Development Entity.  There he oversaw transaction management of tax-exempt bond transactions and federal & state New Markets Tax Credit transactions.  He was also the Compliance Officer for a portfolio of over $1 billion, assisted borrowers with asset management, reviewed asset progress during construction, and acted as disbursing agent for special construction projects.  Prior to his position as Director, Alex worked as a Senior Analyst and a Research Analyst for the same firm.

Alex has a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of South Florida, where he wrote an undergraduate thesis on a public policy analysis of the federal education system.  In his spare time, he hosts an annual golf tournament to raise funds for local school projects and serves on the advisory board for a non-profit that assists young adults with special needs in finding jobs.