UCLA Ziman Real Estate Alumni Group Breakfast Series Featuring Wayne Brandt

Wayne Brandt Headshot
Wayne Brandt, Managing Director, National Originations Director, Real Estate Capital Markets, Wells Fargo Bank

Please join UCLA Ziman Real Estate Alumni Group for an intimate conversation with Wayne Brandt.
Mr. Brandt is a Managing Director and the National Originations Director of the Real Estate Capital Markets Group at Wells Fargo Bank. Based in Los Angeles, Ca. Mr. Brandt oversees Wells Fargo’s CMBS and balance sheet lending businesses and manages the production of 8 offices in the U.S. Previously, Mr. Brandt was head of real estate lending and debt investments for the Buchanan/TCW Funds, a $1.2 billion private equity firm that invests in JV equity, first mortgages and mezzanine loans in all major U.S. markets. Over his career, Mr. Brandt has helped build several lending and investment management businesses in both New York and Los Angeles. Mr. Brandt was previously a Managing Director of RBS Greenwich Capital where he directed all real estate investments in the western U.S. and financed over $11 billion in real estate transactions. He has held previous positions as a Managing Partner at Menlo Equities, a $500 million private equity real estate fund, and as a Managing Director at Nomura Securities, heading its west coast real estate finance operations. He serves on the board of directors of the Ziman Center for Real Estate at UCLA and the Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA. He has authored several industry articles and served as a guest lecturer at the USC Lusk Center, UC Irvine, UCLA Anderson School of Business, and the MIT Center for Real Estate. Mr. Brandt holds a M.S. in Real Estate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and completed his undergraduate degree at Stanford University.

The discussion will center around the state of the commercial real estate capital markets and the outlook for 2014 and beyond.

This event will be held at the Cushman and Wakefield offices in Downtown LA. Space is limited. Attendees must register in advance to attend.

  • Breakfast Series with Wayne Brandt
  • $000Members
  • $2000Non-Members
  • TBA
  • 601 S. Figueroa Street, Downtown LA

8:45AM – 9:15AM Q&A

RSVP’s for this event are not yet open.

For additional information, please contact
Sarah Mercurio
at the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate.