Co-Head of Originations
Colony Credit Real Estate, Inc.
Kevin Swartz is Managing Director, Investment Management at Colony Capital, Inc. and Co-Head of Originations for Colony Credit Capital, Inc. where he is responsible for overseeing loan originations for the Eastern United States.
Prior to joining the Colony Capital business in 2018, Mr. Swartz was Head of US Real Estate Lending at Rothesay Asset Management where he was the first employee in the US office to make US CRE portfolio loans on behalf of Rothesay Life. Prior to Rothesay Asset Management, Mr. Swartz worked at 080808 Capital where he was one of two partners investing equity in microcap companies. Since starting his career in the financial industry, Mr. Swartz has held various transactional roles at UBS, Wells Fargo and Morgan Stanley.
Mr. Swartz received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley and a Masters in International Political Economics and a Juris Doctor from University of Southern California. In addition, Mr. Swartz holds a Masters in Taxation Law from New York University.