Gil Priel | Managing Director & Principal of the Peak Entities
Gil Priel, Managing Director and Principal of the Peak Corporate Network entities, has been involved in the real estate industry since 1978, starting with the private equity acquisition and management of several office buildings in the Los Angeles area and growing it into a sizable mixed real estate portfolio over many states. In 1979, he became President of Priel Investment Properties, Inc. and in 1991, President of Peak Financial Partners, Inc. Priel is Managing Director of Peak Capital Group, LLC, an investment fund in partnership with New York-based MSD Capital.
Priel has worked in all phases of the real estate industry including commercial and residential development and management, financing (portfolio lending for commercial and residential properties), non-performing debt acquisition, broken development deal completion and private equity bridge financing. Priel has concluded over $500M in real estate transactions including the development of a 450,000 square foot retail outlet center in Texas.
His expertise in distressed real estate has spanned many cycles. Priel has been a guest speaker for many media outlets and publishes a monthly real estate newsletter. Priel has his BA from California State University, Northridge and a Juris Doctorate from Southwestern University School of Law.