D. Michael Van Konynenburg is President of Eastdil Secured a real estate investment banking firm that was recently formed with the merger of Eastdil Realty LLC and Secured Capital Corp. At Eastdil Secured he is responsible for overseeing numerous large, real estate transactions; specifically those involving financings, capital raising, and investment banking transactions for real estate owners
As former President and Chief Executive Officer of Secured Capital Corp, a real estate investment banking firm that he co-founded in 1990, he oversaw transactions totaling over $80 billion.
Prior to his association with Secured Capital, Mr. Van Konynenburg was a Senior Vice President at Drexel Burnham Lambert’s Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities Department, where he was responsible for trading and structuring various CMBS securities.
Mr. Van Konynenburg graduated with highest honors from the University of California at Davis with a bachelor’s degree in Managerial Economics. He is a founding board member of the Ziman Center for Real Estate at UCLA Anderson School of Management. He is a Licensed Securities Principal (Series 24), a Licensed Securities Financial Officer (Series 27), a Licensed Securities Representative (Series 7) and a Licensed California Real Estate broker. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI).