C-III Capital Partners LLC
Jeff Cohen is President of C-III Capital Partners and Island Capital Group, a subsidiary of which is the external manager of C-III Capital Partners. He has been a principal of Island Capital since it was established in 2003. Mr. Cohen also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Exantas Capital Corp. (NYSE: XAN), which is externally managed by a subsidiary of C-III Capital Partners.
Prior to joining Island Capital Group in 2003, Mr. Cohen was an Executive Vice President of Insignia Financial Group. During his time at Insignia, he focused on mergers and acquisitions, principal investment opportunities and Insignia's fund management activities. Before joining Insignia, Mr. Cohen served as a corporate attorney with the New York City law firm of Rogers & Wells (now Clifford Chance) where he primarily worked on matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, and corporate finance.
Mr. Cohen earned a juris doctor degree, magna cum laude, from Albany Law School and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Vermont, where he majored in Political Science and Economics. He is a Trustee of Dean College in Franklin, MA and serves on the Board’s Executive Committee and Investment/Finance Committee.