Adam Emrani is the founder and a managing director of Lucent Capital, where he is focused on raising equity and debt for investors and real estate developers throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. He has worked in real estate for over 20 years and has spent the last 16 years developing his relationships and expertise in real estate capital markets. Adam has placed over $4 billion in equity, mezzanine, and debt financing across all real estate property types and executed on several hundred million dollars of loan and REO asset sales for financial institutions.
Prior to founding Lucent Capital, Adam opened and co-headed the Los Angeles office for the Carlton Group, a New York based real estate investment banking firm, and was a Vice President at George Smith Partners, a Los Angeles based real estate investment banking firm.
Adam holds joint JD and MBA degrees from the University of Southern California and a BS in Psychobiology from the University of California Los Angeles. He is active in numerous professional and charitable organizations including the USC Lusk Center, UCLA Ziman Center, the Los Angeles Jewish Federation Real Estate Cabinet, and City of Hope.