NEW YORK -- Mission Capital Advisors, a leading national real estate capital markets solutions firm, today announced the hiring of top finance broker, Jonathan More, to further the growth of Mission’s rapidly expanding Debt & Equity Finance platform.

More joins Mission Capital as a director and will be responsible for originating, underwriting and structuring commercial real estate transactions nationwide on behalf of owner-operators, private equity firms, developers and family offices. Prior to joining Mission Capital, More served on the origination and execution teams for Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group, where he specialized in office, retail and residential financing, as well as loan sale advisory. He has led the structuring and completion of approximately $2 billion of closed debt, mezzanine, preferred equity, joint-venture equity and loan sale transactions throughout his career.

In his new role, More will report to Mission Principal David Tobin and Managing Director Jordan Ray, who heads the firm’s Debt & Equity Finance Group. 

"The aggressive expansion of our Debt & Equity Finance Group continues to be well supported by our ability to attract the industry’s top talent, whose skills sets are strongly aligned with the needs of our clients,” Tobin said.  "We are confident that Jonathan's deep market knowledge and industry relationships, as well as his creative and diligent service approach, will contribute to his role as a valuable member of our team as we look to build on our success in this critical growth area of our business.”

“Mission and its leadership have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to growing its Debt & Equity Financing business line, and I’m keen on working alongside these rising industry stars going forward,” More said. “The firm has tremendous momentum in positioning itself as one of the best-in-class capital advisory firms in the industry, and I’m looking forward to building upon that reputation.”

More, 32, received a B.A. in economics from the University of Michigan, and an M.B.A from Columbia Business School, where he placed first overall in the Bodini Competition for Real Estate Investment & Entrepreneurship. He is licensed as a real estate broker in the state of New York.

About Mission Capital Advisors

Founded in 2002, Mission Capital Advisors, LLC is a leading national, diversified real estate capital markets solutions firm with offices in New York City, Florida, Texas, California and Mobile, Al. The firm delivers value to its clients through an integrated platform of advisory and transaction management services across commercial and residential loan sales; debt, mezzanine and JV equity placement; and loan portfolio valuation. Since its inception, Mission Capital has advised a variety of leading financial institutions and real estate investors on more than $45 billion of loan sale and financing transactions, as well as in excess of $14 billion of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac transactions, positioning the firm strongly to provide unmatched loan portfolio valuation services for both commercial and residential assets. Mission Capital’s seasoned team of industry-leading professionals is committed to achieving clients’ business objectives while maintaining the highest levels of integrity and trust. For more information, visit www.missioncap.com.