Ilya Gamer is a Managing Director at CrowdStreet and leads the New York Capital Markets team. Prior to joining CrowdStreet he was a Director of investment sales at Eastern Consolidated, a commercial real estate brokerage firm that prior to its closing had consistently ranked as one of the top New York City firms by volume transacted. Ilya’s early professional experience includes working at Crown Acquisitions, a New York City based sponsor/operator that has acquired and developed billions of dollars of high-profile commercial real estate assets. Ilya graduated with a Masters Degree in Real Estate Development + Urbanism from the University of Miami, School of Architecture and holds a BA in Political Science from Hunter College in Manhattan. He has completed a number of continuing education courses at NYU’s Schack institute of Real Estate, with a focus on private equity and an executive coaching leadership program from Harvard Business School Online.