Chief Financial Officer
Derek Ramsey is the Chief Financial Officer and leads Greystar’s North American Development and Construction business. Derek also serves as a member of the Greystar Investment Committee, Executive Committee, and Board of Directors.
His responsibilities include management of the debt and equity capital resources of the consolidated global enterprise, including Greystar’s sponsor equity investment vehicles. Under Derek’s leadership, Greystar has completed over $1.3 billion in balance sheet capital raising transactions, over $3.0 billion in new financings for Greystar sponsor equity investment vehicles, and has closed over $300 million in corporate mergers & acquisitions transactions.
Additionally, Derek leads the company’s Global Development and Construction business in North America. Since 2009, Greystar has sponsored more than 440 multifamily projects comprising of over 137,500 units, with a total capitalized value of nearly $18.3 billion in the United States.
Before joining Greystar in 1997, Derek was an analyst with Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. in the corporate finance/investment banking division, where he played an integral role in over $500 million of equity, debt, and merger-and-acquisition transactions.
Derek received his bachelor’s degree from Southern Methodist University in Business Administration and Finance.