Najam F. Syed is Director of Asset Management with Civitas Capital Group. He has led the Asset Management group since its formation and is responsible for managing project and investment performance across all divisions of the company, as well as investor reporting. Mr. Syed has over 15 years of experience managing investments in real estate and other alternative asset classes.
Prior to joining Civitas, Mr. Syed founded and led Crenex Inc., a real estate data and analytics firm advising financial institutions on portfolio risk management and loan operations. Prior to that, Mr. Syed was Vice President with Prodigious Capital, where he managed real estate debt/equity placements. He has also held the position of senior underwriter at MetWest Commercial.
Mr. Syed holds a master’s degree in real estate from New York University, a bachelor’s degree in finance from Old Westbury College, and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Stony Brook University.