Miami-based alternative lending and commercial real estate debt provider BGI Capital has hired Marcos Brito to serve as managing director of its Miami office.
Working alongside the firm’s team in Brickell, Palm Beach County and New York, Brito will bring his financing solutions expertise and network of commercial bankers, realtors, and brokers to BGI Capital, positioning the firm as the alternative lending solution of choice.
“Marcos brings an abundant amount of experience in commercial banking here in the South Florida market,” said, BGI Capital Managing Partner Robert Barthelmess in a press release. “I am confident that Brito’s strong foundation will aid in the growth of our South Florida office and make a great addition to our pool of experienced professionals.”
As the former Regional Manager of Seacoast National Bank, Brito paved the way of the expansion of the $7 billion bank into the South Florida market. Prior to that, Brito was with Mercantile Bank, where he increased the commercial lending business within the Broward & Miami-Dade markets along with mentoring and supporting bankers in the areas of loan construction and deal negotiation.
“I strive to contribute my expertise within the industry while also developing lasting relationships with my colleagues and clients,” Brito said in the press release. “I am fortunate to be able to do that here with the BGI Capital team.”