Industry-Leading Capital Markets Director Cliff Carnes Joins Firm
El Segundo, CA – Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™, a commercial real estate investment services and technology firm, announces the addition of Cliff Carnes as Executive Vice President, Managing Director of the firm’s Capital Markets Division. Previously positioned as Senior Vice President and Chief Production Officer at Walker & Dunlop, Carnes brings over 15 years of debt and equity origination experience to Matthews™. In addition, Carnes served as President of Johnson Capital, overseeing the company’s acquisition by Walker & Dunlop in 2014.
In his role, Carnes will be responsible for the overall direction and strategic objectives of Matthews™ Capital Markets (MCM). He will work closely with Matthews™ Executive Leadership to enhance the division’s ability to aid agent’s in achieving their individual business goals and better service clients’ finance and investment goals.
“Matthews™ Capital Markets is already a swiftly growing sector within our company and has recruited senior talent from across the U.S.,” Kyle Matthews, Chairman and CEO, said. “Based on his proven track record in leading debt origination platforms and charismatic personality, we believe Cliff will improve and accelerate this momentum within the division.”
Matthews™ Capital Markets is the national firm’s fully integrated and dedicated financing division. Its services include a full suite of capital markets solutions for all real estate funding needs. After years of managing debt and equity services, Carnes is delighted to join an originative, energetic company in a sea of mundane commercial real estate brokerages.
“I’m excited to join a very successful and rapidly growing firm. I look forward to bringing my experience to Matthews™ and leading the growth of our capital markets’ division,” Carnes said. “Matthews™ is well known in the investment sales realm, and growing this platform is the next natural step. It’s my mission to build MCM into a top capital markets provider in the industry and become a valued component to the firm’s gifted leaders and brokers nationwide.”
For more information on Matthews Capital Markets Division and its services, please visit www.matthews.com.
Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™, a commercial real estate investment services and technology firm, holds recognition as an industry leader in investment sales, leasing, and debt and structured finance. Founded in El Segundo, CA, and strategically positioned with over 400 agents and support staff in over 13 offices across the United States, Matthews™ continues to focus on expansion into new markets. For more information, please visit www.matthews.com.
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