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Mark Garside

Chief Financial Officer

Mark Garside

As Chief Financial Officer, Mark Garside has overall responsibility for capital markets, investor relations, finance, accounting, tax and portfolio analytics. He has worked with EDENS for 16 years, and before being named CFO, he was Managing Director in Capital Markets. While leading this division, he supervised investments, debt and equity financing transactions, public financing transactions, joint venture and partnership structuring and business development.

With almost 25 years of commercial real estate experience in corporate finance, capital markets, investments and law, Mark has participated in more than $15 billion of private and public capital markets transactions, including company and portfolio sales and acquisitions, initial public offerings, follow-on common offerings, joint ventures, secured financings and unsecured financings.

Prior to joining EDENS, Mark was a Vice President with Wachovia Securities Real Estate Investment Banking group; an investment banker with Lehman Brothers; and a commercial real estate attorney with Parker Poe law firm.

Mark received a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Virginia, as well as a Bachelor of Arts and a Juris Doctor with honors from the University of North Carolina.