Mr. Bram is a co-Founder of George Smith Partners and served as the company President for over 5 years. He is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading real estate investment banking professionals. During his more than two-decade tenure at the firm, he has arranged billions of dollars in financing. He is a specialist in the area of structured financing, and is recognized nationally for his expertise in the hotel and hospitality sector.
Prior to joining George Smith Partners, Mr. Bram worked in Management for Hyatt Hotels and in financial consulting. He lectures regularly on finance to UCLA Extension classes.
Mr. Bram holds an MBA from The Wharton School of Finance. He earned his BS from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, graduating #1 in his class.
Professional and Academic Affiliations:
California Mortgage Bankers Association
Cornell Real Estate Council
Cornell Society of Hotelmen
Los Angeles Mortgage Bankers Association
Mortgage Bankers Association
Real Estate And Construction Division of Jewish Federation
-Past Campaign Chair
Southern California Real Estate
Wharton Club of Southern California