Jason Gershwin Executive Vice President, Back
Director – Fund Management
Jason Gershwin, Executive Vice President and Director of Fund Management at R4 Capital, leads the tax-credit fund origination and management team responsible for investor relations and the structuring, marketing and oversight of R4 tax-credit fund offerings. Since joining R4 in 2011, Jason has helped raise, deploy and manage more than $3.5 billion of LIHTC equity from and on behalf of the firm’s institutional investors.
Prior to joining R4 Capital, Mr. Gershwin served as Vice President and General Counsel at Alter-native Capital Partners, a boutique financial services and advisory firm primarily focused on tax-advantaged and opportunistic investment opportunities in the affordable housing industry. While at ACP, Mr. Gershwin led the restructuring of a bankrupt LIHTC developer and worked on raising LIHTC equity for several high-profile projects. Previously, he was a Vice President of Westminster Communities, where he directed in excess of $1.5 billion of real estate development and construction, including mixed-use urban redevelopments, townhomes, condominiums, single family homes and active adult communities. Mr. Gershwin began his career as an Associate at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in the firm’s Private Equity Group.
He serves as Chairman of the Annual Myasthenia Gravis Foundation Golf Classic. He received his JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and his BBA, magna cum laude, from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.