NEW YORK—AFC Realty Capital announced that Ivan Hernandez has joined the firm as managing director. Primary responsibilities include originating and placement of debt and equity capital for hotel owners. Additionally, Hernandez has been involved in the sourcing and closing in excess of $200 million in senior debt and mezzanine debt for hotels and multi-family properties.
Hernandez has more than 15 years of experience in real estate financing and asset-based and corporate finance, having developed strong relationships with hotel owners throughout the U.S. He brings to AFC and its clients a new perspective and knowledge of the hotel industry and capital markets, according to the company.
“AFC is known as an industry leader in hospitality finance,” said Hernandez. “Owners look to AFC for its leadership, integrity and proven performance.”