Evelyn has extensive experience with all aspects of real estate, lodging and is part of the team covering the emerging world of PropTech and FinTech. Her body of knowledge, technical expertise and 360-degree perspective on the factors that influence valuation enable her to provide expert advice on strategic investor communications and the capital markets. She has held roles as banker, securities portfolio manager, sell-side analyst and real estate private equity investor.
Evelyn returned to ICR in 2014 after serving as a Managing Director at Citigroup, leading their Real Estate and Lodging capital markets effort. She helped raise over $40 billion in both IPO and follow-on offerings. This experience was preceded by 3 years as a Managing Director with ICR advising clients on the rehabilitation of their investor franchises following the financial crisis.
Prior to ICR, Evelyn managed both long/short and long-only capital in US domestic real estate securities for over 10 years, having learned the ropes of securities analysis as a sell-side analyst for Deutsche Bank. Her deep love and understanding of the real estate market is grounded in direct real estate investment management, which gives her a true appreciation of her clients’ day-to-day challenges. She has a BS from New York University and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.