MIAMI – Lloyd Jones Capital has announced that Raul Ramirez has joined the private equity real estate firm as chief financial officer. Chairman/CEO, Chris Finlay, says “These are exciting times in the multifamily investment world. Lloyd Jones Capital specializes in very compelling investment strategies, namely workforce housing and senior living. Raul will serve on our investment committee as we underwrite and analyze potential acquisitions for our investors. And, his experience – and education – in real estate and financial reporting will assure our investors of institutional-level reporting.”
Ramirez began his career in the tax department of PricewaterhouseCoopers. He then turned to real estate development, first with Toll Brothers and later with WCI Communities. In both cases, he worked in the tower division, involved with the firms’ high-rise projects. He later moved to Morgan Stanley Smith Barney/Citigroup in New York in its alternative investment group.
Eventually he returned to South Florida with an owner/operator of significant resorts, urban hotels, and multifamily communities.
At Lloyd Jones Capital, Ramirez is responsible for all financial reporting, underwriting oversight, and securing/closing all debt and equity.He sits on the company’s investment committee and is a member of the executive team.
Ramirez holds an MBA/real estate from Wharton, a master’s degree in professional accounting and financial reporting from University of Texas at Austin, and an undergraduate degree in finance from the University of Miami. He graduated with honors at every level.
About Lloyd Jones Capital
Lloyd Jones Capital is a Miami-based, private-equity real estate firm that specializes in the multifamily sector. With a thirty-seven-year track record of successful development and investing, the firm acquires, improves, and operates multifamily real estate in growth markets throughout Texas, Florida, and the Southeast. The firm provides a fully integrated investment/operations platform that includes its award-winning, property management company, Finlay Management, Inc.