Head of U.S. Real Estate Capital Markets
Shawn Kimble is a member of Barings Real Estate, a global real estate platform with extensive capabilities across both debt and equity strategies. Shawn is Head of Real Estate Capital Markets – U.S. and is responsible for all capital markets activities for debt and equity real estate investments in the United States, including asset financings, fund leverage, syndications and interest rate derivatives. Shawn is a member of the Global Real Estate Debt Investment Committee and Debt Valuation Committee. Prior to his current role, Shawn was responsible for sourcing and executing real estate equity investments and joint venture development in the eastern region of the United States. Shawn was also previously responsible for debt capital markets activities for Barings’ U.S. Equity platform. Shawn has worked in the industry since 2007. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Shawn was a Vice President in the Real Estate Capital Markets Group at Wells Fargo in New York. During his tenure with Wells Fargo, Shawn was involved in the origination, structuring and closing of more than $7.5 billion of financings across multiple property types and various loan structures. Prior to that, Shawn worked on urban planning strategies for an economic development firm in North Carolina. He holds a B.S. degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.