Nick Bienstock
Managing Partner

Mr. Bienstock is the Co-Managing Partner of Savanna. At Savanna, Mr. Bienstock has developed relationships with institutional lenders, third-party capital partners, and fund investors as well as identified acquisitions and structured transactions. Mr. Bienstock has worked on the acquisition, financing, redevelopment, restructuring and sale of over $5 billion of real estate throughout the United States and sits on the Investment Committee. Prior to joining Savanna in 1999, Mr. Bienstock worked at Capital Trust, Inc. and Chemical Bank's Real Estate Investment Banking Group. Mr. Bienstock received an MBA from the Columbia Business School, an MS in Real Estate Development from the Columbia School of Architecture and a BA from Harvard College where he graduated cum laude. Mr. Bienstock serves as an Assistant Adjunct Professor at Columbia University where he teaches case studies in Real Estate Finance to graduate students in the Columbia Architecture School's Real Estate Master's Degree Program and at the Columbia Business School.