Senior Vice President
Jarod King joined George Smith Partners in 2020 as a Senior Vice President bringing an array of commercial real estate finance experience to the firm. Mr. King has worked on financing and investment sale transactions in excess of $4B. Mr. King’s involvement with numerous stages of the deal cycle across a multitude of asset classes has helped develop a unique perspective and approach. Since joining the firm he has closed an array of complex bridge, construction, and permanent debt capitalizations prided by delivering excellent terms and smooth executions for his clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. King was a vice president at a bulge bracket investment bank where he managed the credit process that resulted in the funding of over 100 CMBS perm-loans totaling $2.4B and bridge debt in the amount of $137M. Previously, he consulted for private equity firms in the distressed debt space where his underwriting services lead to the successful acquisition of $1.1B in non-performing loans. Mr. King originally began his real estate career in Santa Barbara, CA as an investment sales broker where he represented buyers and sellers in transactions valued at $179M.
Mr. King received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is a California native and currently resides in West Los Angeles with his beautiful wife and daughter. Constantly in pursuit of the next great tale, his leisure time is spent exploring the world though music, food, and culture.