Westport Capital Partners, LLC
Prior to joining Westport in 2006, Mr. Socaransky spent four years as an associate in the real estate group at Oaktree. His experience includes the acquisition, management and disposition of both property and debt investments. Prior to Oaktree, Mr. Socaransky was an Analyst in Salomon Smith Barney’s Global Real Estate and Lodging Investment Banking Group for two years, specializing in mergers, acquisitions and capital raising. Mr. Socaransky holds an Honors Business Administration Degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, Canada. At Westport, Mr. Socaransky is a Portfolio Manager and member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Mr. Socaransky’s area of focus includes the acquisition of distressed debt secured by real estate and distressed properties acquired through foreclosure and bankruptcy processes. In addition, Mr. Socaransky has significant experience investing in land, senior housing, hospitality, and logistics assets.