Benjamin Nevid is a Director at Meridian Capital Group where he is responsible for the origination and execution of various structured debt transactions, with a focus on transitional and construction financing. Since joining Meridian in 2014, Mr. Nevid has closed more than $6.5 billion in financing across all asset types, with a focus on transitional bridge financing, construction financing, and structured transactions for hospitality, multifamily, and self-storage assets. Prior to joining Meridian, Mr. Nevid was a Senior Associate at Muss Development focusing on analysis and due diligence related to new developments, acquisitions and asset management of Muss’ existing portfolio. Before Muss, Mr. Nevid was a Vice President and Senior Analyst in Johnson Capital’s Equity Capital Markets and Structured Finance Group, where he focused on executing various debt and equity transactions. Mr. Nevid also has experience with new and renewal lease execution for portfolios of retail assets at two open air retail owners and developers: Gladstone Development Corporation and DLC Management Corporation. Mr. Nevid received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Towson University and his Master of Science in Real Estate Finance and Investment at New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate.