Robert Wasserman

Robert Wasserman


Rob Wasserman, UCLA Anderson/UCLA Law MBA/JD '98, is a Senior Vice President at U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation focusing on Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) investments. Prior to his current role, he was Managing Director of Tax Credit Syndications division and managed the West Coast office for originations and acquisitions of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) and Solar Tax Credits, both at US Bank Community Development Corporation. His experience includes originating, underwriting and structuring financial transactions, negotiating legal documents, investing equity, lending pre-development and mezzanine financing, underwriting tax-exempt debt, and asset managing the investments.

Rob has published several articles on the financing and structuring of LIHTC and NMTC investments. Rob was founding board member of Endeavor College Prep, a Los Angeles, K-8 charter school, and currently sits on the boards of KIPP St. Louis and Empower Now, a non-profit dedicated to job training and financial literacy in affordable housing communities. He is the founding chair of GAHAC, the Global Affordable Housing Advisory Council (GAHAC). Additionally, Rob is a member of the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate's Sustaining Board and serves as chair of the Center's Affordable Housing Advisory Council (AHAC). He is also a member of the UCLA Real Estate Alumni Group (REAG) Endowment Circle.


Rob holds an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and a J.D. from the UCLA School of Law.