Phil Block is one of the Managing Partners of LBX. At LBX he has overseen the acquisition of nine shopping centers in the Southeastern United States comprising more than 1.4 million square feet. Prior to launching LBX, Phil was a key member of the acquisitions team at BVC that worked on acquiring approximately $100 million in shopping center properties. Phil Block was an advisor to BVC during the time these properties were acquired and was subsequently accepted as a member into BVC. Formerly, Phil was a Senior Managing Director at Realty Mogul, Co. (RealtyMogul.com), where he created the commercial lending business and led institutional capital markets efforts. Prior, he was VP of Corporate Finance and Capital Markets at Centerline Capital Group, a multifamily finance and asset management company with a national scope mortgage banking platform and over $13 billion in equity and debt under management. Prior, he helped launch Dominion Capital Advisors, a commercial real estate advisory firm with an affiliated mezzanine / private equity lender. Phil began his real estate career as an investment banker at Cantor Fitzgerald in New York. Phil has a BBA, cum laude from George Washington University and graduated from the General Course at the London School of Economics with a degree in Finance.