Experienced and diverse team, providing senior-level attention throughout every assignment.

Through our deep experience in both buy-side and sell-side execution, we have established relationships across the alternatives space. Our diverse team has the depth and scope to work with you to create solutions that address your needs now...and in the future.

Our team comprises professionals with backgrounds across the buy-side and sell-side, and we leverage this experience to help our clients better position themselves in the marketplace. Because Park Madison’s principals are engaged in every stage of every project, our strategies and recommendations come with a high level of accountability.

Nancy I. Lashine
Managing Partner & Founder

Carrie W. Coulson
Partner

Robert Kohn
Partner

Amy Cummings
Partner

John H. Sweeney
Partner, COO

Eli J. Plangger
Vice President

 

Ms. Lashine is the Founder and Managing Partner of Park Madison Partners, a boutique real asset private equity placement firm. The firm is a leading advisor to investment management firms on their business strategy. Park Madison is headquartered in New York City and is a FINRA regulated broker dealer.

Ms. Lashine has over 35 years of real estate and investment marketing experience. Prior to forming Park Madison Partners, Ms. Lashine was a strategic consultant advising leading institutional real estate investment managers on product development and the implementation of institutional marketing initiatives. Clients included Lehman Brothers, Angelo Gordon, ING Clarion, Sentinel Real Estate and JER Partners.

Ms. Lashine was an early member of The O'Connor Group (1985-1995) and began her finance career at  LF Rothschild, Unterberg and Towbin (1981-1985).

Ms. Lashine earned her MBA at Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and a BFA, cum laude, from Case Western Reserve in Dance Theatre. She serves on several Boards including the Columbia MBA Real Estate Advisory Board, the Gibney Dance Center Board, and is a past board member of the Pension Real Estate Association. She is a member of ULI and WX (Executive Women in Real Estate).

 

Ms. Coulson is a Partner at Park Madison Partners where she brings extensive experience in originating, structuring and placing limited partnership interests in real estate private equity funds in both developed and emerging markets.

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2013, Ms. Coulson was a Director at MVision Private Equity Advisers and an Associate at JT Partners. She began her career at IRR Corporate & Public Finance facilitating public financing and economic incentives for private real estate developments.

Ms. Coulson received a J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law with a certificate in international trade and finance and earned her undergraduate degree in business administration from the University of Kansas.

 

Mr. Kohn is a Partner at Park Madison Partners focused on capital formation, strategic advisory services, and client management. He has over 15 years of finance experience in real estate and banking. 

Mr. Kohn re-joined Park Madison Partners in 2016, having previously been with the firm from 2011-2013.  Prior to re-joining Park Madison Partners, Mr. Kohn was a Senior Vice President at Akridge where he was responsible for sourcing and structuring joint venture partnerships with industry-leading institutional investment firms.  He also acted as a senior advisor to one of the largest privately owned private equity real estate firms in Europe providing them with strategic advice on capital formation with a focus on North American investors. 

Mr. Kohn has extensive international business experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and Asia.

Mr. Kohn earned his B.S. from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

 

Ms. Cummings is a Partner at Park Madison Partners focused on capital formation, strategic advisory services, and client management. She has over 35 years of real estate experience across a wide range of roles including acquisitions, asset management, portfolio management, and capital formation.

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners, Ms. Cummings was a Managing Director at MetLife Investment Management, where she was responsible for the development and management of relationships with institutional investors and consultants. Prior to joining MetLife, Ms. Cummings served for nearly 15 years at JPMorgan Asset Management, helping to expand JPMorgan's real assets group into the institutional advisory space. Before JPMorgan, Ms. Cummings served as a portfolio manager at Lend Lease Real Estate Investments. Prior to that, she was a President and owned a majority interest in Net Lease Partners. She started her career at W.P. Carey in 1982.

Ms. Cummings attended Stanford University where she studied English.

 

Mr. Sweeney is the Chief Operating Officer and Head of Project Management at Park Madison Partners. In this capacity, he works with Park Madison’s senior principals in providing capital raising and advisory services to the firm’s commercial real estate clients, and also leads various business development and management initiatives. 

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2012, Mr. Sweeney was an Analyst at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. In this role, he was responsible for supporting investment advisory and distribution efforts across all asset classes, including equities, fixed income, hedge funds, private equity, and structured products.

Mr. Sweeney received a B.S. from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce. He is a CFA charterholder.

 

Mr. Plangger is a Vice President at Park Madison Partners focused on capital formation, strategic advisory services, and client management. 

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2016, Mr. Plangger was an Associate in the Alternative Investments Group at J. P. Morgan Private Bank. In this role, he was responsible for marketing hedge funds, private equity, private credit and private real estate investments to clients throughout the U.S.  

Mr. Plangger earned a B.S. magna cum laude from Fordham University.

Carey (Heymann) Doyle
Vice President

Michael A. Chickinell
Vice President

Minhaj Choudhury
Associate

Ellie Gilbert
Analyst

Anya Carter
Analyst

Warren Kotzas
Capital Advisor

 

Ms. Doyle is a Vice President at Park Madison Partners focused on capital formation, strategic advisory services, and client management. 

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners, Ms. Doyle was a Senior Associate at GLL Real Estate Partners where she was responsible for asset management and business development.  Before joining GLL, Ms. Doyle was the Director of Client Strategies at Sinvin Real Estate in New York.  Ms. Doyle began her career in office leasing at Cushman & Wakefield’s Washington, DC office. 

Ms. Doyle received an MBA from the Yale School of Management and earned her undergraduate degree in Urban & Environmental Planning from the University of Virginia School of Architecture.

 

Mr. Chickinell is responsible for project management and manager due diligence at Park Madison Partners. In this role, he works with Park Madison’s senior leadership team providing capital raising and advisory services to the firm’s commercial real estate clients and helps diligence new business prospects.

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2017, Mr. Chickinell was a Director on Cushman & Wakefield’s Equity, Debt, & Structured Finance Group in San Francisco, CA. He began his career as an Analyst at J.P. Morgan Private Bank in Washington, DC.

Mr. Chickinell received a B.B.A. from the Mason School of Business at the College of William & Mary.

 

Mr. Choudhury is responsible for project management and manager due diligence at Park Madison Partners. In this role, he works with Park Madison’s senior leadership team providing capital raising and advisory services to the firm’s commercial real estate clients and helps diligence new business prospects.

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2019, Mr. Choudhury was a Relationship Manager within Neuberger Berman’s North America Intermediary Client Coverage team. He began his career as an Analyst on BlackRock’s Institutional Sales team.

Mr. Choudhury earned an MBA in Real Estate and Strategy from New York University and a BBA in Finance from Baruch College.

 

Ms. Gilbert is responsible for project management and manager due diligence at Park Madison Partners. In this role, she works with Park Madison’s senior leadership team providing capital raising and advisory services to the firm’s commercial real estate clients and helps diligence new business prospects.

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2019, Ms. Gilbert worked in advertising at Home Team Sports (a division of Fox Sports Media Group). She began her career as a Ticket Sales & Service Coordinator at the Washington Capitals.

Ms. Gilbert earned her B.B.A. in Marketing from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University.

 

Ms. Carter is responsible for project management and manager due diligence at Park Madison Partners. In this role, she works with Park Madison’s senior leadership team providing capital raising and advisory services to the firm’s commercial real estate clients and helps diligence new business prospects.

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2020, Ms. Carter worked for Cushman & Wakefield in their Portfolio Services Center. Prior to that, she worked as an Operations Intern for Vornado Realty Trust.

Ms. Carter earned her B.A. in Political Science, Philosophy and Design from Washington University in St. Louis.

 

Mr. Kotzas is a member of the Capital Advisory team at Park Madison Partners and is responsible for due diligence, negotiation, structuring, and financial underwriting for all transactions. Mr. Kotzas has over 12 years of experience including the execution of more than $1 billion of real estate transactions across all major asset classes.

Mr. Kotzas also serves as a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of C6 Real Estate, a New York-based investment manager focused on principal investments and recapitalizations. Previously, Mr. Kotzas led US due diligence and execution efforts for Partners Group. During his tenure, he was responsible for structuring and executing complex fund and joint venture portfolio recapitalizations. Prior to Partners Group, Mr. Kotzas was responsible for acquisitions and asset management for Assurant.

Mr. Kotzas holds a BA in Economics from New York University.

Brian DiSalvo
Capital Advisor

Tyson Pitzer
Capital Advisor

Tonya M. Parker
Business Manager

 

Mr. Di Salvo is a member of the Capital Advisory team at Park Madison Partners. He leads origination and capital markets by identifying new investments and arranging debt or equity financing through long-term relationships with investors, lenders and property owners. He brings 14 years of investment experience having acquired over 57 assets valued at more than $1.7 billion.

Mr. Di Salvo also serves as a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of C6 Real Estate, a New York-based investment manager focused on principal investments and recapitalizations. Previously, Mr. Di Salvo led real estate originations at Partners Group, a global investment management firm with over $70 billion under management. While at Partners Group, Mr. Di Salvo was responsible for the sourcing, underwriting, due diligence and execution of US portfolio recapitalizations. Prior to Partners Group, Mr. Di Salvo held positions at CBRE and TREC Investment Realty.

Mr. Di Salvo is active in local communities as the Founder of The Jack DiSalvo Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. He earned a B.S. in Real Estate from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

 

Mr. Pitzer is a member of the Capital Advisory team at Park Madison Partners and is responsible for financial analysis and project management. He has over 16 years of experience as a principal investor and operator. Mr. Pitzer also serves as a Principal of C6 Real Estate, a New York-based investment manager focused on principal investments and recapitalizations. Previously, Mr. Pitzer spent ten years at Madison Marquette, a national real estate investment manager and developer with a 20 million square foot portfolio.

While at Madison Marquette, Mr. Pitzer helped oversee a $485 million private equity real estate fund, ultimately overseeing the recapitalization of the fund by forming a new joint venture partnership with the legacy assets in the portfolio.

Mr. Pitzer earned an MBA in Finance/Real Estate from The University of Texas at Austin and a BA in Engineering from Texas A&M University.

 

Ms. Parker is responsible for overseeing and supervising the day to day business activities and the employees at Park Madison Partners.  She has been the firm since its inception in 2006. 

Prior to joining Park Madison Partners in 2006, Ms. Parker was the assistant to the Head of Institutional Sales & Client Service at John A. Levin & Co.  Prior to that she was a Portfolio Assistant at Rockefeller & Co.

Advisory Board

Ken Bernstein
President and CEO, Acadia Realty Trust

Deborah L. Harmon
CEO, Artemis Real Estate Partners

Larry Hass
Partner, Paul Hastings

Ray Mikulich
Chairman, Altus Group

John D. Lyons
Fmr. President and CEO, Savills North America

Marsha Roth
CEO, Connections and Bridges

 

Kenneth F. Bernstein is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Acadia Realty Trust, which he co-founded in 1998. Acadia Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust specializing in the acquisition, redevelopment and management of open-air retail properties. Acadia owns, or has ownership interest in over 100 properties totaling approximately $4 billion dollars in value.

Acadia is also the manager of a series of discretionary institutional acquisition funds. Acadia recently launched Fund V which is capitalized to acquire $1.5 billion dollars of retail properties.

Mr. Bernstein served as Chief Operating Officer of RD Capital until its merger with Mark Centers Trust in 1998, creating Acadia Realty Trust. Prior to that, Mr. Bernstein was an associate with the New York law firm of Battle Fowler, LLP.

Mr. Bernstein received his B.A. from the University of Vermont and his J.D. from Boston University School of Law. Mr. Bernstein sits on the Board of Trustees of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and served as the 2016/2017 Vice Chairman. In addition to being a member of the World President’s Organization (YPO-WPO), where he was the founding chairman of the Real Estate Network, he currently sits on the Board of Advisors. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Golub Capital (NASDAQ: GBDC).

 

Deborah Harmon is Co-Founder and CEO at Artemis Real Estate Partners, a majority women-owned, U.S. commercial real estate investment management firm. Ms. Harmon is an industry leader and entrepreneur with more than 30 years of experience in real estate. Prior to Artemis, Ms. Harmon spent 17 years establishing and leading the principal investing business at JE Robert Companies.

She serves as Chairperson of the Pension Real Estate Association Foundation, is a board member of the Pension Real Estate Association, a key leader and former trustee of the Urban Land Institute, and a member of the Advisory Board of Jasper Ridge Charitable Fund and the Advisory Board of the BlackIvy Group. Ms. Harmon also serves on the Board and Executive Committee for Women for Women International and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. President Barack Obama appointed Harmon to serve as a Commissioner for the White House Fellows program and she previously served on the boards of directors for Forest City Enterprises and Avis Group Holdings, the board of advisors for the School of Advanced International Studies at The Johns Hopkins University, and on the boards of Sidwell Friends School, Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School, and of the National Children’s Research Center.

Ms. Harmon earned a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

 

Larry Hass is a partner in the Corporate Department at Paul Hastings in New York. He is the former head of the firm’s Global Private Investment Funds practice group and co-head of the firm’s Global Compensation, Benefits, and ERISA practice. Mr. Hass concentrates his practice in assisting clients in the formation of private real estate investment funds and other private equity funds, and in the management, operation and regulatory compliance of such funds. Mr. Hass is also recognized as a leading expert on the interpretation and application of the fiduciary responsibility requirements of ERISA.

Before entering private practice, Mr. Hass served as an attorney at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, as assistant counsel for Fiduciary Responsibility in the Solicitors Office of the U.S. Department of Labor, and as special assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration at the U.S. Department of Labor.

Mr. Hass is also the general counsel of the Pension Real Estate Association and is a past member of its Board of Directors. Mr. Hass earned his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

 

Raymond Mikulich is a veteran real estate finance and investment professional who has successfully navigated five real estate cycles in his 35-year career. He was the co-head and functioned as chief executive officer of Lehman Brothers Real Estate Private Equity from 1999 through March 2007 where he led the formation, structuring, fundraising, investment and asset management activities of the 140 person business across five offices globally. Under his leadership, over $5.0 billion of equity capital was raised for two opportunity funds and one mezzanine debt fund and invested in over $45 billion of property transactions. Mr. Mikulich was a managing director of Lehman Brothers and a member of the firm's private equity investment and operating committees.

From 1989 to 1999, Mr. Mikulich was responsible for establishing, building and managing the global real estate investment banking activities at Lehman Brothers. He built and lead the 50 person group that provided strategic advice to the country's largest real estate companies and was actively involved in the public and private debt and equity markets, including early RTC and private CMBaltS offerings, the creation and public offering of several modern REITs as well as numerous real estate company restructurings. Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, Mr. Mikulich was with LaSalle National Bank, Chicago, and its parent, ABN/AMRO, for seven years, where he was involved in property acquisitions and joint ventures on behalf of European pension funds, as well as real estate workouts, REIT restructurings and lending.

Mr. Mikulich is a recognized industry leader, serving as a Trustee of the Urban Land Institute, on the Board of The Real Estate Roundtable, a member of the Advisory Board of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT), Chairman of the Board of Directors of Altus Group, and member of the Board of Directors of Colony Capital. He has also served as a board member of the Real Estate Centers at the Wharton School, Columbia University and the University of Wisconsin.

He received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Knox College, and his J.D., with high honors, from Chicago Kent College of Law and is a Certified Counselor of Real Estate (CRE) and a Chartered Surveyor (RICS).

 

Mr. Lyons is the former President and CEO of Savills’ North American subsidiary, a position he held through 2012. He has over 30 years of real estate investment banking and capital markets experience and is responsible for generating over $20 billion of commercial real estate transactions through sales, financing, and strategic advice.  Mr. Lyons has placed over $675 million of real estate equity capital on behalf of U.S. family office investors since 2014.  He also currently serves as a Senior External Advisor to McKinsey & Company.

Mr. Lyons is a successful entrepreneur and business executive, having founded and managed real estate-related businesses through multiple economic cycles.  In 1996, he founded Granite Partners LLC, a boutique commercial real estate investment banking company with offices in New York, Texas, and California.  Mr. Lyons sold the business to Savills LLC in 2007.  Prior to forming Granite Partners, Mr. Lyons served as a Principal and Managing Director at Eastdil Realty, specializing in the disposition and restructuring of commercial real estate on a single asset and portfolio basis.  Mr. Lyons started his career at Spitzer and Feldman, P.C., where he practiced law in the areas of commercial and residential real estate.

Mr. Lyons received a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and earned a B.S. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.  Mr. Lyons has been a regular expert commentator for major media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, NBC Nightly News, Bloomberg News, BusinessWeek and TheStreet.com.

 

Ms. Roth is the CEO of Connections and Bridges, a consulting firm that structures sales organizations, develops global workforce strategies, and provides executive coaching. Ms. Roth was a founding team member at Angelo, Gordon, & Co. where she spent 27 years. She focused on strategy and leadership for the marketing and sales department, fueling their tremendous growth from 16 to over 300 employees, and from $135 million AUM to $27 billion.

Prior to Angelo Gordon, Ms. Roth served as the Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance at L.F. Rothschild & Co. She focused on planning IPOs and raising funds for fledging technology and healthcare companies. Ms. Roth also provided vital support for investment banking teams developing and implementing fundraising campaigns for venture companies.

In addition to her role on the Park Madison Partners Advisory Board, Ms. Roth serves the Board Director for Russel Clark Investment Management Funds and has serves on the Board of Directors of Greater New York since 2004 and is the Chair of the Investment Committee.

She received her B.A. from the University of Connecticut and her Certificate from the Women’s Director Development Program at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Fritz Wolff
Executive Chairman, The Wolff Company

 

Fritz Wolff is the Executive Chairman at The Wolff Company, an integrated real estate investment firm focused on the mission-driven development and management of rental communities across the North America. In his current role, Mr. Wolff is responsible for corporate governance and global strategy. He is an active member of the Wolff Company’s Executive Committee, and co-heads the firm’s Investment Committee.

Mr. Wolff has more than two decades of institutional real estate investment experience. He also serves on the board of USAA Realco.

Mr. Wolff attended Gonzaga University and serves as a member of the Gonzaga University Board of Regents and its Investment Committee. He also completed the OPM Program at Harvard University and is a founding member of YPO Scottsdale.