Michael Zysman
Managing Principal
City Bay Capital LLC

Mr. Zysman has more than 19 years of commercial real estate experience and has been involved in more than 130 closed transactions totaling over $1.9 billion across most product types, including: multifamily, office, retail, industrial, affordable housing, student housing, military housing, condo conversion and ground-up development.

Prior to forming City Bay Capital LLC, Mr. Zysman was a Director at Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC where he was responsible for originating Bridge Loans for the firm’s publicly traded Mortgage REIT and stabilized loans for its Agency and CMBS products.  Before becoming an originator, he was a leading underwriter responsible for executing the firm’s most difficult transactions and training its underwriting team.  He has also held acquisition and asset management roles at Reckson Strategic Venture Partners, LLC, Time Equities, Inc., The Bainbridge Companies, The New Dawn Companies, and LNR Partners LLC.

Mr. Zysman holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Hofstra University and a Master of Science degree in Real Estate Development from Columbia University.