Meritage Properties’ founder Andrew Nathan began his career in 1981 as a lawyer with Schulte Roth & Zabel in New York. He joined Tishman Speyer Properties, among the nation’s premier real estate firms, in 1987. During his 16-year tenure as a senior executive with Tishman Speyer, Andy participated in the negotiation and structuring of virtually all of the firm’s major transactions. This included the acquisition of over 20 million square feet of office space, negotiation of several million square feet of leases and billions of dollars of debt financing, and the creation of numerous joint ventures. He played a key role in the conceptualization, marketing, and execution of real estate opportunity funds involving nearly $2 billion of equity capital committed to over 80 real property investments worldwide. Throughout his career Andy served as a Senior Managing Director, Chief Legal Officer, and member of Tishman Speyer’s Investment, Management, Personnel, and Executive Committees of the firm.
Andrew Nathan is Meritage’s primary decision maker for all transactions and is the main contact for deal sourcing, debt financing, and co-investment opportunities.