Mr. Benamu is a Managing Director and has more than 14 years of experience in alternative investments and real estate. He is responsible for sourcing, negotiating and executing debt and equity investments in the tri-state area. Mr. Benamuâ€™s out-the-box thinking enables him to connect with counterparties and creatively negotiate transactions where others have failed.
Having spent the first half of his career working with hedge funds and private equity firms, Mr. Benamu has successfully raised capital and advised alternative investment managers on best practices, legal structure, marketing compliance and operations. Most recently Avi cofounded Winchester Equities to leverage his energy, experience and resources in attractive investment opportunities in the real estate sector.
Mr. Benamu is fluent in four languages and holds a BS degree in Finance from Touro College.