Brian A. Furlong

Mr. Furlong oversees New York Life’s investments in CMBS and CRE CDOs, plus General Account investments in structured commercial real estate loans including a-notes, b-notes, mezzanine debt, asset-backed loans to trusts, ground lease investments and bridge loans. Brian sits on the committees at NYL that approve new mortgage loan quotes, mortgage loan commitments, and equity real estate acquisitions for the General Account. He helps coordinate NYL mortgage lending activities in Mexico, in conjunction with Seguros Monterrey New York Life. Mr. Furlong has 28 years of CRE experience including appraisal, consulting, corporate real estate advisory, brokerage for sales and leases, mortgage brokerage, CMBS rating analysis, CMBS underwriting, and lending.Brian has worked at Eurohypo, Moody’s, KPMG and Landauer Associates. He helped found and he is the past president of the CRE Finance Council (in its earlier form as the CSSA). He holds an M.S. from the real estate program of UW-Madison, a B.A. in economics from SUNY-Albany, and he studied international economics at McGill University.