Currently the CIO of MCB Capital, Michael oversees the $50M single family rental portfolio along with the development of two build to rent communities totaling 120 homes in the Dallas Fort Worth area.
Michael Cook is a former Chief Assets Officer at Sylvan Road and a Director of U.S. Asset Management at GTIS. During his time at Sylvan Road, he managed over 2,000 single family homes and acquired over 120 homes per month in seven different markets. While at GTIS, Mr. Cook built a single-family platform to purchase, manage and sell over 4,000 single family homes.
Mr. Cook’s experience in the real estate industry began in 2005. Prior to joining GTIS Partners, Mr. Cook worked for Wells Fargo’s Real Estate Special Situations Group, where he handled numerous distressed-debt restructures and foreclosures across all property types, all geographies and all levels of the capital stack, ranging in size from $2MM to $900MM+. Prior to Wells Fargo, Mr. Cook was an Associate in Wachovia’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group.
Mr. Cook received an M.B.A. with a concentration in Real Estate Finance from Cornell University’s Johnson School of Management and a B.S. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.