About the Founder

Nathan Learner previously cofounded and was a managing principal of Strategic Capital Management,LLC (Phoenix, Arizona) providing business management experience as well as structured finance skills to SCM’s focus on real estate related transactions. SCM, founded in 2001, invested in long-term undeveloped real estate, undervalued troubled assets (real estate) and provided bridge financing for real estate related assets.  The scope of this investment was in excess of $500,000,000.

Learner was previously employed as an institutional securities trader by several top tier investment banking firms including Drexel Burnham Lambert and Daiwa Securities America. He traded U.S. denominated securities in New York, Tokyo and London. He has also provided several startup entities with capital gathering assistance in Arizona. Mr. Learner holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and an undergraduate Industrial Engineering degree from Northwestern University.