Michael Eglit
Managing Director, , Head of US Originations

Michael Eglit is a Managing Director in Blackstone’s Real Estate Debt Strategies (“BREDS”) group and is based in New York.  Since joining Blackstone, Mr. Eglit has been involved in sourcing, underwriting, negotiating and structuring debt investments across all asset types and geographies.  He has been involved with or responsible for more than $7.0 billion in first mortgage, mezzanine, B-note and preferred equity originations, as well as the acquisition of more than $6.0 billion in legacy loans.  Before joining Blackstone in 2010, Mr. Eglit was with Wrightwood Capital where he underwrote and originated first mortgages, mezzanine loans and preferred equity. Mr. Eglit received a BA from Lehigh University and an MBA from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.