Chief Operating Officer, Senior Care Development, LLC
Brett Mehlman joined Senior Care Development in 2007 following a successful 20-year career as a real estate and senior housing banker. At Senior Care Development, Brett has been instrumental in the planning, acquisition and management oversight of senior housing assets, and more specifically Continuing Care Retirement Communities. From 1994 to 2007, Brett held senior positions at BNP Paribas, including Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance/Senior Housing Group. During his tenure at BNP Paribas, Brett originated and structured 58 transactions that totaled in excess of $3.0 billion, the large majority of which were construction financing transactions for Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Prior to BNP Paribas, Brett managed top-level real estate portfolios and relationships at Chemical Bank (now JP Morgan Chase) and Swiss Bank Corp. (now UBS). In addition to his professional career, Brett was a founding board member of three nonprofit housing development organizations that provide housing for victims of domestic violence. Brett received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University and an MBA in Finance from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business.