Joe P. Rado has served as a Director in the Debt Investments team since 2006 and is currently Co-Portfolio Manager for the RREEF Debt Investments Fund, where he is responsible for managing all aspects of the fund, including credit, underwriting, due diligence, legal structuring and documentation, and closing and asset management for investments in the Debt Investments group. From 2002 until joining RREEF Real Estate in 2006, he was Senior Underwriter at CWCapital LLC, where he was responsible for the underwriting and closing of complex multiple-party capital stack mezzanine loans, B-Notes, junior participation and senior mortgage loans. From 1997 to 2002, Mr. Rado was Manager of Real Estate Investments at Nissho Iwai American Corporation, an international Fortune 500 company. At Nissho Iwai, he was responsible for the origination and structuring of U.S. real estate investments for the company’s U.S. high yield real estate portfolio. Prior to joining Nissho Iwai, Mr. Rado was Vice President, Portfolio Management and Underwriting in the Commercial Real Estate Group at Wachovia (formerly First Union National Bank) from 1986 to 1992 and from 1995 to 1997. Mr. Rado holds a B.A. in Urban Planning from Rutgers University.