Damian Taylor is a Managing Director at Arch Street Capital Advisors, and has been with the firm since 2017. Mr. Taylor focuses on capital partner relationships, as well as originating, underwriting and executing investments from an acquisitions and asset management perspective.
Mr. Taylor has an extensive background in real estate, most recently as a Director with CBRE Capital Advisors, the real estate investment banking unit of CBRE, where he focused on cross-border investment advisory, institutional capital raising and general mergers and acquisitions. While at CBRE, he spearheaded the formation of the Investment Advisory Group, which advised foreign capital on direct real estate investments and joint ventures in the United States. Prior to CBRE, Mr. Taylor was an Associate Director in the Real Estate Lodging and Leisure Group of UBS Investment Bank, splitting his time between traditional investment banking activities and institutional capital raising. Over his career, he has executed numerous real estate finance and capital markets transactions spanning all major property types and geographies in both the public and private markets. Prior to his work in corporate finance and investment banking, Mr. Taylor worked in real estate development and asset management with Hines and JBG Smith in Washington, D.C., focusing on office and mixed-use development projects.
Mr. Taylor holds a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Georgia Tech and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.