Annapolis, Md. (May 9, 2022) – Realterm announced today that Christy Gahr has joined the firm as Director, Capital Markets for North America. In this new role, Ms. Gahr will lead capital raising across North America. She will also support the firm’s product development and capital strategy initiatives.
“Christy is a proven fundraiser with deep ties to the institutional investor and consultant community and we are thrilled to have her join Realterm’s team as head of North American fundraising,” said Peter Lesburg, Managing Director, Capital Markets, Realterm. “I look forward to working with Christy as we expand and deepen our investor base.”
Ms. Gahr joins Realterm from Virtus Real Estate Capital, a private equity real estate investment manager, where she was a Managing Director and oversaw the firm’s capital raising and strategic initiatives. In this position, she was also a member of the firm’s investment and DEI committees. Previously, Ms. Gahr served as Principal at Meketa Investment Group, a full-service investment consulting and advisory firm where she oversaw the firm’s real estate investments, managing discretionary and non-discretionary real estate mandates, as well as supported the firm’s general consulting practice.
Ms. Gahr holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from Northeastern University. She is an active member of numerous industry organizations, including Pension Real Estate Association and Women in Real Estate.