Emil A. DePasquale

Senior Managing Director

Emil DePasquale is a Senior Managing Director at Black Bear Asset Management (“BBAM”).  As Senior Managing Director, Mr. DePasquale sources, evaluates and advises on principal equity investments, as well as an array of real estate financing alternatives including first mortgages, mezzanine debt, b-notes, and preferred equity.

Mr. DePasquale is a seasoned professional in the real estate industry with over 20 years of experience. Prior to joining BBAM, Mr. DePasquale held various positions at Meridian Capital Group where he advised clients for over 14 years, most recently as a Senior Vice President. Throughout his career, Mr. DePasquale has focused on structured debt and equity advisory, specializing in ground up construction planning and financing. Mr. DePasquale has successfully underwritten, negotiated and placed several billion in commercial real estate transactions.

Mr. DePasquale holds a B.S. in Finance and Business Administration from Johnson & Wales University.