Kevin R. Cavanagh
Managing Director and Head of Real Estate Risk, Research and Finance
Kevin Cavanagh is a Managing Director and Head of Risk, Research & Finance, a position he assumed in 2003. He is responsible for property market research, portfolio risk and analysis, performance measurement, risk ratings and valuations, risk management including operational and event risk, and IT oversight.
Mr. Cavanagh began his career with MetLife in 1984 in the Corporate Controller's Department and in 1990 joined Real Estate Investments as an assistant portfolio manager for open-ended and individually managed real estate separate accounts. His experience also includes pricing and credit review of commercial mortgage transactions, loan administration, and the management of problem commercial mortgages. In addition, Mr. Cavanagh has been responsible for mortgage and real estate due diligence associated with MetLife's acquisition of other insurance companies.
Mr. Cavanagh received his bachelor's degree from Saint Francis College in 1981 and an MBA from Pace University in 1983.