Michael Girimonti is a Managing Director of Pearlmark Real Estate Partners. Mr, Girimonti is responsible for investment origination and asset management activities on the East Coast. Prior to joining Pearlmark in 2008, Mr. Girimonti was a vice President at JPMorgan for over six years where he was instrumental in creating a mezzanine program and was involved in over $525 MM of sub-debt transactions. In addition, Mr. Girimonti worked for four years as a Vice President at Lehman Brothers wher he focused o originating and underwriting senior loans. Further, Mr. Girimonti worked for over five years as a Senior Vice President at the Weitzman group, consulting on real estate investments and valuing assets. Mr. Girimonti earned a Bachelor Degree from the University of Hawaii, a Master of Architecture Degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Science Degree in Real Estate from New York University. Mr. Girimonti is an associate member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI).