Our Team

     Robert Goldberg
    Partner

          • Thirty-five year history as CEO of a financial institution holding company that successfully invested $100+ million in for-sale and for-rent residential, retail, and commercial real estate assets
          • Former trustee of a REIT that owns and manages assets throughout the United States
          • Former partner in a Cleveland, Ohio 'then' second largest homebuilder
          • Admitted to the Ohio Bar Association
          • Extensive knowledge of real estate law, dynamics and trends in key real estate markets
          • Three cycle history of loan “work out” management and asset disposition 

             

        Frank J. Bolognia
     Partner

          • Forty year history of successful construction commercial and consumer finance management.  Thirty year Senior Executive Manager with an $18 Billion mid-western regional Bank including a Twenty five year history of Credit Committee leadership
          • Designed and successfully implemented strategic business plan to convert four employee local origination model to an industry leading national lending platform for construction commercial lending with 120 employees and total originations of $12 Billion
          • Designed and implemented “best in class” efficiency ratio structure to manage the origination, underwriting, administration and servicing for the national lending platform of the Bank
          • Extensive knowledge of real estate law, dynamics and trends in key real estate markets
          • Three cycle history of loan “work out” management and asset disposition 

     Michael S. Attias
    Associate Partner

  • Twenty-one years of construction and commercial real estate lending industry experience 
  • Senior Vice President and Director of Business Development of Construction and Commercial Real Estate Lending Activities at a major regional Bank
  • Experience with portfolio oversight of over 325 credits and $3.0B in outstanding CRE funds
  • Recruited, hired, and developed business teams in multiple markets of loan originators and administrative staff
  • Education: M.B.A. Banking & Finance, Case Western Reserve University; C.P.A (former), Arizona State Board of Accountancy; B.S Accounting, Arizona State University


        
Jeff Goldberg
     Chief Operating Officer

          • Twelve years of real estate experience in residential, retail & land development from working as an employee and consultant for both private developers and real estate operating companies
          • As Vice President for a major regional bank, Jeff managed a $150 million of real estate investments as well as multiple branch locations and other banking facilities
          • Jeff was responsible for development accounting and operational financial reporting for Cleveland’s first 600,000+ square foot lifestyle shopping center
          • Jeff consulted for Forest City Enterprises (an $10+ billion publicly traded real estate operating company) performing tasks that included serving as interim controller for their New York operation, validating their deferred tax liability and performing various tasks related to the initial implementation of a their SAP software conversion
          • A graduate of the University of Maryland (B.S. Accounting).  Jeff became a C.P.A in 1984

G&B Real Estate Advisors LLC
25700 Science Park Drive, Suite 365
Beachwood, Ohio  44122
Phone (216) 896-9418
Fax (216) 896-9859