John Lasala

John Lasala

Chief Investment Officer

John received his MBA from the London Business School in London, U.K., his Juris Doctor from New York Law School, and his BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

John brings to The Carroll Companies over 20 years of executive financial experience with other real estate executives, investors, financial advisors and investment banks. His contributions to finance groups at Citigroup and Goldman Sachs & Co. and the establishment of proprietary real estate investment funds at the executive level remain highly regarded throughout the industry.

At both Citigroup and Goldman, Sachs & Co., John focused within the real estate principal investment and debt securitization arenas and participated in all levels of the bank’s real estate investment transactions, CMBS/RMBS securitizations, participations, syndications, and refinancing strategies.

A real estate industry veteran and active member of the U.S. bars in New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Washington, D.C., John also serves as a Qualified Solicitor in England and Wales. John is a regular real estate panel commentator and contributing author for Forbes Real Estate.