As Managing Director of Business Development and Consultant Relations, George Rupp oversees capital raising and marketing the firm’s investment strategies to asset managers, endowments, foundations, hospitals, insurance companies, pensions, family offices and investment consultants. He was previously managing director and head of capital formation at Walker & Dunlop Investment Partners, and vice president and member of the business development team at Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors. He had also worked on the investor side as managing partner of a high net worth family office, as an investment banker at Merrill Lynch and as a private wealth advisor. He started his career in public accounting.
Born in Budapest, Hungary, George has lived in the United States for 30 years. He earned a B.A. in International Business from Ramapo College in New Jersey, an MBA in Finance from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a Commercial Real Estate Certificate from Cornell University.
George was a member of the Hungarian National Alpine Ski team, but has more recently traded out skiing for water sports. He loves soccer, fine dining, and spending time with his wife and two children.