Mr. Chavez joined CapitalSource (NYSE:CSE) in January of 2006 as Director in the Healthcare Real Estate Group and became the group’s managing director in 2010. While at CapitalSource, Mr. Chavez has closed over $1.5BB in transactions, including financing for the acquisitions Tandem Healthcare and Genesis Healthcare. Prior to joining CapitalSource, Alex was the Senior Vice President and Treasurer, at LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE:LTC). While at LTC, Mr. Chavez was involved in originating, servicing and financing nearly $1 billion of long-term care assets, in the public debt and equity markets. Prior to joining LTC, Mr. Chavez was employed by Ernst & Young, LLP, from 1990 to 1996, where he specialized in the healthcare and real estate sectors and served in various audit capacities, including Audit Manager. Mr. Chavez holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Southern California.