has over 30 years in the commercial real estate business, with experience in acquisition, finance, asset management, property management, leasing, development, construction and land planning.
Mr. Boccanfuso started his career with the Grubb and Ellis Company in 1985 as an associate and quickly rose to Senior Vice President, having ranked in the top 15 producers nationally, completing over $1,250,000,000.00 in gross leasing and sales transactions in his five years at the firm.
In 1990, Mr. Boccanfuso
started FMB Real Estate Services, LLC
as a corporate real estate consulting and brokerage company.
FMB established extensive relationships with clients such as Citibank, Heinz, Tenneco, Mitsubishi Motors
, The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, The State of New York, Northfork Bank
, General Motors
, Royal Bank of Canada
, Principal Insurance
, Guardian Life
and New York Life
In 1999, Mr. Boccanfuso started Phoenix Partners with the intent of investing in opportunistic real estate transactions in the New York Metropolitan area.
Over the past 13 years the firm has successfully invested in transactions exceeding $1,400,000,000 in total market capitalization.
Mr. Boccanfuso graduated from Fordham University of New York City with a Bachelors Degree in Economics, and is a graduate of the Business School at the University of New Haven, with a Masters degree in Business Administration.