Rishi Gupta, CFA

Managing Director
Investments

Rishi is a Managing Director of Eagle Rock Advisors, responsible for investment management. Rishi joined in 2011 and plays an active role in acquisitions and asset management, primarily in sourcing, negotiating, financing and developing asset management plans for portfolio assets. Rishi has led the acquisition and financing of all Fund assets. Rishi also liaisons with the fund auditors and accountants.

Prior to joining Eagle Rock, Rishi helped launch a value-oriented hedge fund, where he focused on underwriting investments across asset classes. Previously, he was in consulting, during which time he advised clients on business strategy. Rishi has spent time in Mumbai, India, negotiating and restructuring purchase agreements for high-end multifamily residential properties. He has also worked with a New York-based real estate owner-operator identifying acquisitions and refinancing a portion of the portfolio.

Rishi is a CFA charterholder. He earned an MBA with a concentration in real estate from Columbia Business School, where he graduated with Distinction. Rishi also graduated cum laude with a BS in Computer Engineering from the University of Maryland College Park. He is a member of National Multifamily Housing Council and sits on the Board of NYPEN Real Estate.