A native of the DC Metropolitan area, Michael Bensimon brings his strong academic background, business acumen, and local market expertise to LGA Capital’s Commercial Real Estate and Securities platforms. Michael is a graduate of the University of Maryland with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology & Criminal Justice. While working as a Senior Manager in his family’s chain of Metropolitan DC salons and spas, Michael developed an interest for commercial real estate finance and development. He then attended and received his Master’s Degree in Real Estate & Infrastructure from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. He is not a licensed cosmetologist, but will gladly cut your hair (at your own risk).
While at Johns Hopkins, Michael focused his studies on commercial real estate finance and development. As part of his graduation requirement, Michael completed his capstone in real estate development with LGA Capital and thereafter, became a full-time member of the LGA team. Focusing primarily on transactional analysis and underwriting, Michael brings with him to LGA his knowledge of local development and capital markets.
Michael holds his Series 7 (General Securities Representative) and Series 66 (Uniform Combined State Law) securities licenses.