Victor C Alvarez is a Founding Member and Vice President at Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments. Victor oversees overall strategic direction, deal sourcing, underwriting and Portfolio management for AMPI. Prior founding AMPI, Victor served as a Director with Alvarez & Marsal, LLC North American Commercial Restructuring practice representing clients and lenders in various stages of the restructuring process, including both Chapter 11 and out-of-court restructurings. He has assisted clients across a range of industries, including homebuilding, consumer products, manufacturing, telecommunications and healthcare. Victor earned a Bachelor’s degree in economics from the Tulane University.
Michael Marsal is a Founding Member and Vice President at Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments. Michael oversees general business direction, deal sourcing, Leasing and Due Diligence for AMPI. Prior to founding AMPI, Michael oversaw development, acquisitions, and management of various Alvarez & Marsal Inc. (parent co.) investments. In addition, Michael founded DRCC Automotive, a high end automotive dealership and service facility with a focus on motorsport. Michael earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from LaSalle University.
Grant Schoenthaler is a Founding Member and Vice President at Alvarez and Marsal Property Investments. Grant oversees and directs all day-to-day AMPI & Portfolio Operations including Property Management. Prior to joining AMPI, Grant worked for The Related Companies where he successful leased hundreds of high end luxury apartments and was in involved with the day-to-day operations throughout their New York City Portfolio. Grant attended the Jack Welch College of Business at Sacred Heart University where he studied Finance and Management.
Blair deBart is an Analyst at Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments specializing in underwriting a diverse array of real estate assets. Blair brings with him to this role an expertise in research for existing and prospective MSA’s which fit AMPI’s investment criteria. Additionally, Blair is directly responsible for assisting in all due diligence required from start to finish when closing on assets around the country. Blair earned a Bachelor’s degree in Management from the A.B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University.
Kevin Halm is responsible for overseeing property management operations for Alvarez & Marsal Property Management. With over 10 years of commercial real estate experience, he has demonstrated the ability to implement successful asset management strategies on behalf of building owners and stakeholders. Prior to Alvarez & Marsal Property Management, Kevin spent 9 years with CBRE where he was property manager for several strategic client accounts. In this role, he oversaw day to day operations at prominent Chicago office buildings. Kevin also held a role with a nationally recognized post-secondary education firm where he oversaw facilities management nationally and had key roles in leasing and construction management. With over 11 years in commercial real estate, Kevin has worked on assignments up to 1.5MM square feet on both local and national levels. Kevin earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Kevin is an active member of the Building Owners and Managers Association and on the Board of Directors. Kevin earned the Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation through BOMI International and the LEED Green Associate designation through the US Green Building Council.
Zach Kutsher is the in-house general counsel for Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments handling all of its legal and transactional needs. Zach brings over 16 years of real estate experience to the AMPI team and has been responsible for over $10B in real estate transactions in connection with the purchase, sale, workout, financing, refinancing and leasing of commercial, mixed use, distressed and residential real estate properties throughout the U.S. and abroad for private equity shops, institutional lenders and investment banks. Prior to joining AMPI Zach practiced law at Cravath, Swaine & Moore and Duval & Stachenfeld. Zach graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania and cum laude from Fordham University School of Law where he was a member of the Fordham Law Review. Zach was admitted to the New York Bar in 2000.
Chris Woelfle is the Chief Financial Officer for Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments. Chris brings over 25 years of Finance and accounting experience to the AMPI team and oversees all Debt and Finance functions for AMPI. Prior to joining AMPI, Chris was President of Novamet Specialty Products Corporation, a Vale Inco Company, where he managed the successful sale of the business in May 2010. He prepared the company for divestiture by implementing financial improvements and manufacturing efficiencies and conducted management presentations to help prospective buyers understand the company's business and financials. Chris earned a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Seton Hall University and a Master’s in Business Administrations in Accounting and Corporate Finance.