COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 9,
2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Real Estate Capital ("CREC" or "the
firm"), a private commercial real estate investor, today announced
it has appointed Thomas Sarko as
Chief Compliance Officer. Reporting to Jeff
Coopersmith, CEO, Mr. Sarko will be responsible for
overseeing the firm's entire compliance program. His primary focus
will be on overseeing compliance within the organization, and
ensuring compliance with laws, regulatory requirements, policies
With more than $1 billion of real
estate assets under management, CREC specializes in multifamily
real estate investments in secondary and tertiary cities throughout
the United States.
Mr. Sarko has over 20 years of experience as an attorney and
compliance professional in the financial services industry. He
comes to CREC with extensive experience in the areas of regulatory
compliance and risk management for broker dealers and investment
advisers. Most recently, he was a compliance manager at J.P. Morgan
Asset Management, where he primarily supported their institutional
sales, U.S. mutual fund and ETF distribution, and global liquidity
businesses. Prior to that, he served as an enforcement attorney
with a state securities regulator, the Ohio Division of Securities.
He also served as a compliance attorney with a third-party mutual
fund service provider.
Mr. Sarko received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the
University of Dayton and a law degree
from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He is a licensed
attorney in Ohio and holds FINRA
Series 7 and 24 licenses. In addition, Mr. Sarko is a colonel in
the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve with over 28 years of active and
"Despite the disruptions of this year, CREC's team, along with
our activity, is growing, and it is more important than ever that
we expand in a measured, controlled manner with appropriate
oversight," said Mr. Coopersmith. "Tom's expertise in all aspects
of compliance and regulatory matters will be invaluable in that
regard, and we welcome him to our firm."
About Core Real Estate Capital
Core Real Estate Capital (CREC) is a private commercial real
estate investor. Based in Columbus,
Ohio, the firm invests through institutional funds and
private placements and has more than $1
billion of real estate assets under management. Employing a
value-add strategy, the firm specializes in the multifamily and
senior housing sectors in secondary and tertiary cities throughout
the United States. Since CREC's
inception in 2001, it has completed 49 investments across 16
states. For more information, visit www.corerecap.com.
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SOURCE Core Real Estate Capital