William Srinivasan, a Managing Director at Lantern, oversees the identification and evaluation of new investment opportunities.
Prior to joining Lantern, Mr. Srinivasan was a Vice President and asset manager with Spear Street Capital, a real estate investment firm that invests its fully discretionary private equity funds in value-add/opportunistic properties throughout the United States. While at Spear Street, he managed existing investments and sourced new opportunities throughout the major markets in the eastern half of the United States country — from New York to Texas.
Previous to Spear Street Capital, Mr. Srinivasan spent four years with Goldman Sachs managing investments within the Real Estate Principal Investment Area (REPIA) within the firm’s Merchant Banking Division. His expertise spans numerous real estate product types, including office, retail, mixed-use and hospitality as well as asset valuation, underwriting, due diligence and fund-level economics. Before Goldman Sachs, Mr. Srinivasan was a consultant in the Real Estate Capital Markets group of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Financial Advisory Services platform.
Mr. Srinivasan received a bachelor’s degree in business administration in finance, from the University of Texas at Austin, as well as a master’s degree in business administration in finance and real estate from Columbia Business School. He currently sits on a variety of joint venture and HOA boards and is an active member of the Urban Land Institute.