Goedecke & Co. assembles a new team in Westport, CT office

Katharine (Katie) Lombardo

BOSTON- Goedecke & Co., LLC announced the appointment of Jay B. Marshall as Executive Vice President and Katharine (Katie) Lombardo as Senior Associate operating from the company’s Westport, Connecticut office.

Mr. Marshall is a seasoned production professional responsible for origination of debt, equity and structured finance investments on behalf of clients throughout southern New England and Metro New York while following clients around the country.

Jay B. Marshall

Ms. Lombardo has over 10 years of commercial real estate experience most recently as VP at Angelo, Gordon & Co., LP on the net lease investment team in New York City responsible for asset & property management of a 170 property, 30 mm SF portfolio and Wells Fargo Bank underwriting for the commercial real estate institutional lending group also in New York City.  She carries both the CCIM and CPM commercial real estate designations. She received a B.A. degree in Finance with a minor in Marketing from Villanova University.

During the course of his career Mr. Marshall  has completed in excess of $8 billion in commercial real estate transactions, with a focus on office, hospitality, multi-family and industrial properties.  Mr. Marshall has over 30 years of experience in commercial real estate with the past 25 years being at HFF, LP, or predecessor firm, where he held the position of Senior Managing Director in their New York office. He began his real estate career with Harold D. Baker & Company in New York in 1988.

A selection of his notable transactions include the $613 mm construction financing of Riverside Parcel J in NYC, the $400 mm refinance of the Manhattan Hotel Portfolio and the land/construction loan for the 1.1 mm square foot Elk Grove Technology Park in Chicago. Mr. Marshall earned a B.A. degree in History from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University.  He is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, the Real Estate Finance Association and the Young Mortgage Bankers Association of New York.

Timothy J. Breda

Timothy J. Breda, Principal of Goedecke stated, “We are thrilled to have such an experienced mortgage banking professional as Jay Marshall join us here in the Westport, CT office.  We have known Jay for over 25 years and we are convinced that joining Goedecke & Co., LLC will be greatly beneficial for both parties. Likewise we are equally as excited to welcome Katie Lombardo with her ten plus years of institutional commercial real estate experience.  I am very confident that they will be huge contributors to the success of the Westport, CT office and the firm in general.”

Goedecke & Co., LLC is New England’s largest privately-owned finance company with offices in Boston, Massachusetts and Westport, Connecticut. Goedecke is a leading provider of specialized access to regional and global debt and equity capital markets for developers and investors. The firm has a correspondent relationship with sixteen life insurance companies, one of the most significant rosters in the industry. It has originated over $5.8 billion in financing over the past five years and over $13.0 billion since its inception. Goedecke & Co., LLC was founded by Peter L. Goedecke in 1998 after the sale of Fowler, Goedecke, Ellis & O’Connor.