SRS Real Estate Partners
Executive Vice President
Area of Expertise: Ideation & Innovation
Rich is a seasoned real estate investment broker, and financier. He joined SRS with more than 44 years of experience in the real estate and banking industries. With more than $8 billion in transactions, he has also owned and operated many firms in various areas of real estate and finance. Rich has a deep understanding of the lending and investment business, and the customization it can require to help investors achieve their goals.
Most recently, with a prominent fintech firm partially owned by BNY Mellon, Rich was one of the Chief Architects in developing Bankassetpoint.com, a bank-to-bank asset sales platform endorsed by the American Bankers Association with 1,400 bank participants and over 30,000 bank assets cycled in the past five years.
Rich has held an executive position with one of California's largest banks, and he was a principal in a successful California Community Bank. He has owned and operated several mortgage banking firms, one sold to a major bank and the other sold to private investment company. He has been President of one of the nation's largest retail investment brokerage firms, as well as President and a major shareholder of an entertainment company that he led to become a public company on NASDAQ. Rich also engineered the recap and eventual sale as a principal of a national strength training equipment manufacturer to one of the world’s leading sporting goods companies.